Millikenas Blue Planet series covers Earth Science for grades 9 to 12 in five concise yet thorough volumes: Earth, Water, Atmosphere, Space, and Energy. Each book includes 12 fullacolor transparencies (print books) or PowerPoint slides (eBooks) to enhance classroom demonstrations, plus 60 reproducible pages. Air focuses on the atmosphere, and occurrences within the atmosphere, including the atmosphere's composition and evolution, the layers of the atmosphere, the physics of light, sound, and heat within the atmosphere, winds in the atmosphere, moisture in the atmosphere, including cloud formation, and weather.As a result, this radiation, absorbed in the troposphere, keeps the planet warmer than if it did not have an atmosphere at all. ... As people on our planet work together to find solutions, everyday conservation is still something all of us can do to help slow global climate change. ... bike, or use public transit rather than private automobiles; insulate your home better to use less heating oil and gas in the winteranbsp;...
|Title||:||Blue Planet - Air (eBook)|
|Publisher||:||Lorenz Educational Press - 2007-09-01|