Natural Resources and Energy

There are 6 videos in this category and 0 videos in 0 subcategories.

Category Videos
Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 9 - 18
2092 Views:
The Story of Petroleum
From YouTube, produced by Countrymark co-op
We use oil in our daily lives and know that it is a thick substance buried thousands of feet underneath the Earth. But how did it get there?  How do we get it out?  What do we do with it? and Why is it so important?  This is an educational video whic... [more]
January 12, 2011 at 08:31 PM
  • Favorites

Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 9 - 18
5397 Views:
Energy Sources
From teachersdomain.org, produced by WGBH
Every year that the world continues to rely on non-renewable fossil fuels for our energy needs brings us closer to needing alternatives. This video segment produced for Teachers' Domain identifies some current and future alternatives and describes so... [more]
October 25, 2010 at 10:32 PM
  • Favorites

Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 8 - 13
3534 Views:
Renewable Fuels - by StudyJams
From scholastic.com, produced by Scholastic
Renewable fuels are energy resources that can be replaced in a reasonable amount of time.  They are sometimes called alternative fuels because they offer an alternative to fossil fuels, which cannot be replaced.  Learn more about renewable fuels with... [more]
June 4, 2011 at 08:00 PM
  • Favorites

Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 8 - 12
13956 Views:
Natural Resources - by StudyJams
From scholastic.com, produced by Scholastic
Natural resources are things occuring in nature, like air, water, sunlight, and crops, that can be used to fulfill a need.  Some natural resources, like metals, plastics, fossil fuels, and old-growth forrests, are non-renewable, meaning they cannot b... [more]
May 28, 2011 at 01:38 PM
  • Favorites

Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 8 - 14
4314 Views:
Brief Overview Energy Sources
From YouTube, produced by Sunburst Media
This is a brief introduction (01:21) of fossils fuels and their origin. The video includes vintage and current images.
July 1, 2010 at 06:35 PM
  • Favorites

Not Right For WatchKnowLearn
Ages: 8 - 12
5645 Views:
Fossil Fuels - by StudyJams
From scholastic.com, produced by Scholastic
Heat and pressure have turned the fossils of dead plants and animals into deposits of fuel, such as oil, natural gas, and coal.  Fossil fuels are a non-renewable resource, and they create pollution, so it is important to conserve them.  Learn more ab... [more]
May 28, 2011 at 01:32 PM
  • Favorites
History [show]


Loading history...

Comments
Please make your comments on categories positive, and not just negative.

People work hard on educational categories, and we want to encourage them to make more!

  • Profanity (curse words), sexually suggestive remarks, and other such obviously inappropriate comments will be deleted immediately, and are grounds for immediate expulsion. Remember, children use this website.
  • Personal criticism on project forums and in video content is not allowed and will be deleted immediately. Any violations of this rule could result in expulsion from the project so please, no insults or other negative personal remarks.
  • Very harshly-worded criticism of content will also be deleted promptly. Please use your vote to express your harshest feelings. Repeated violations of this rule can result in expulsion. If you must criticize another person's hard work, then be nice about it.
If you want to comment, please sign in
Reason:  

  Cancel

Share