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Fossil fuels

Fossil fuels

Any hydrocarbon deposit that may be used for fuel. Examples are petroleum, coal, and natural gas.


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Re: I hate to do this.

... into the atmosphere? emissions from cars and trucks This is false. All fossil fuels used add to the carbon cycle. Things that add to the carbon cycle and carbon released ...

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by Larsa
Tue Nov 15, 2011 11:07 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I hate to do this.
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Environment- Climate Change

... that contribute to climate change include in particular the burning of fossil fuels, agriculture and land-use changes like deforestation. These cause emissions of carbon ...

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by simplepretty82
Tue Oct 20, 2009 10:34 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
Replies: 68
Views: 89773

ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES AND EFFECTS

... plants emit large amounts of carbon dioxide produced from burning of fossil fuels for the purpose of electricity generation. About twenty percent of carbon dioxide emitted ...

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by rheneelyn
Mon Oct 19, 2009 5:35 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
Replies: 68
Views: 89773

Environmental Changes!

... changes caused by human activities, most importantly the burning of fossil fuels (coal, oil, and natural gas) and deforestation, are super imposed on. This is very alarming ...

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by miguelramirez
Sat Oct 17, 2009 7:44 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
Replies: 68
Views: 89773

Artificial Life Created

Astus raises some good points; just because something isn't burning fossil fuels doesn't automatically make it environmentally friendly. And in response to Wolleyy's question ...

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by alextemplet
Sat Nov 24, 2007 3:01 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Artificial Life Created
Replies: 53
Views: 23075
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