The Formation of Fossil Fuels - Earth: The Operators' Manual

This video from Earth: The Operators' Manual describes how fossil fuels are made, and it compares how long it takes to create coal, oil and natural gas (millions of years), with how fast we're using them (hundreds of years). Narrated by Dr. Richard Alley.

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The Operators' Manual

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A stimulating introduction for deeper exploration into the carbon cycle.

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