An overview of how fossil fuel combustion creates unhealthful levels of several pollutants in the air we breathe.
Examine how China’s rapid industrialization in recent decades has led to unprecedented increases in coal combustion, endangering public health and the global environment, and forcing leaders to reexamine the country’s energy use.
Learn about initiatives to tackle health problems of indoor air pollution in poor countries by providing households with cleaner burning cookstoves.
Students test different pH solutions on radish seeds to determine the optimal level for seed germination and use the results to identify effects of acid rain.
Students find articles about air pollution issues and use the information to create a class cause and effect chart of air pollution, as well as possible solutions.