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By Greg Young

During this beautiful biography, teenagers will examine the interesting existence, theories, and discoveries of Alfred Wegener. From his time in Greenland learning meteorology with scorching balloons to his idea of Pangea, readers could be desirous to study extra approximately Wegener's contributions to technological know-how and the strides he took in the direction of constructing the research of plate tectonics. The easy-to-read textual content, available thesaurus, invaluable index, and exciting evidence paintings together with the full of life photos and appealing lab task to interact readers from starting to end!

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This action can turn the wheels of a car. ethanol—A type of alcohol often used as a fuel. It is usually made from plants or from oil. fuel cell—A device that uses a reaction between two substances to make electricity. Usually one of the substances is hydrogen. full hybrid—A hybrid car in which the electric motor can drive the wheels by itself. generator—A machine that uses a turning action to produce electricity. global warming—A gradual warming of Earth’s climate. Many scientists think that the burning of fuels like gasoline helps cause it.

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