1900 Air Pollution

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Physics, Geoscience, Space Science
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NSDL Science Refreshers
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Lower Primary, Upper Primary, Middle School, Career / Technical
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Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6
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English
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NSDL Staff Abstract:

This article and included graphs,from the web site accompanying the FRONTLINE NOVA special What's Up with the Weather?, reveals how atmospheric carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxides from coal- and oil-burning power plants, cars, and other fossil-fuel-burning sources have climbed along with the world population, with as yet unknown effects on the climate system.

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Jason Long on Oct 30, 02:40am

Very concise list. Kudos.