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A Pollutant's Tale - Lecture demonstration on SOS2
A Pollutant's Tale
Subject Environmental
Level Upper secondary
Language English
Type Experiments, mathematical modle and notes

A "Pollutant's Tale" is a lecture demonstration for secondary schools and others that initially discusses the structure of the Earth's atmosphere (in comparison with the planets) and its chemical composition before examining the causes and consequences of global warning, and finishes with some predictions based on latest model results. Practical demonstrations chosen to enthuse, educate and excite school audiences punctuate the talk.  
Contact details
NameTim HarrisonDudley Shallcross
Last update: 17 July 2007

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