These two “point-counterpoint” videos provide arguments for and against using nuclear energy to generate electricity.
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When a nuclear reactor is no longer in use, the radioactivity in its materials remains. That’s why it’s important to safely deal with the radioactive waste those plants leave behind.
This backgrounder describes how vehicle emissions work and how they affect air quality, including their contribution to smog.
This backgrounder explains the four main ways that oil is moved over land and water.
In this hands on activity build a wheelbarrow from simple materials to explore just how useful simple machines can be!