Earth: The Operators' Manual
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About Teaching Climate Literacy
7.5 Access to energy affects quality of life.
Energy affects quality of life .
4.1 Humans transfer and transform energy.
4.3 Fossil and bio fuels contain energy captured from sunlight.
4.7 Different sources of energy have different benefits and drawbacks.
Various sources of energy are used to power human activities .
5.6 Environmental factors.
Energy decisions are influenced by several factors.
6.3 Demand for energy is increasing.
6.4 Earth has finite energy resources.
Human use of energy.
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About the Science
- Video features China's efforts to develop clean energy technologies and carbon sequestration.
- Comments from expert scientist: Figures are scientifically correct, but are out-of-date. There are no references.
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- This is one of several short segments from Earth: The Operators' Manual.
- Annotated script of video is available on the site.
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