Are Humans Damaging the Atmosphere? by Catherine Chambers
  

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Are Humans Damaging the Atmosphere? by Catherine Chambers

Car, train, ship or aeroplane - which form of transport is most harmful to the atmosphere? What do farming techniques such as agrochemicals do? What is 'acid rain' and what are effects of it? This book takes a look at the impact that our modern world is having on our surrounding environment, from our use of fossil fuels and our increase in global food production and building work, to the rise in our transport production. Discover what steps scientists and engineers, and even ordinary people, are taking to develop sustainable solutions to these problems, from replastering festivals to buildings bound together using horse hair!

About the Author

Catherine Chambers was born in Adelaide, Australia, and was brought up in the UK. She has written about 120 books for children and young adults on all kinds of subjects, including history, biographies, science and the arts.

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Format

Paperback
48 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Catherine Chambers
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Publisher


www.raintreepublishers.co.u...

Publication date

2nd June 2016

ISBN

9781406290806


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