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Energy and environment

Thermodynamics is a fundamental branch of physics that deals with the study of energy and its transformations. Watch video to learn more.

In this video, the professor explains energy could cause significant impacts on the environment.

Understanding the use of energy and its impacts on the environment is crucial. The over-reliance on fossil fuels and inefficient energy consumption practices have dire consequences on the environment, human health, and the world’s climate. We must embrace clean energy technologies and sustainable energy practices to mitigate the environmental impacts of energy consumption.

Review Questions:

  • What are some of the pollutants emitted by motor vehicles and industrial facilities?
  • How does the accumulation of environmental pollutants impact the environment and human health?
  • What are some of the consequences of over-reliance on fossil fuels and inefficient energy consumption practices?
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