The process of coal mining along with all of the factors involved, such as electricity, are described in depth in this intellectual video.
Students will examine human-related sources of mercury in the environment, dangerous contaminants from coal, and the dangers of mercury in humans. Lesson includes: background information, video, lab, and online resources with student handouts.
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Coal is the most common fuel source to produce electricity. Coal plants convert the chemical energy in coal to the mechanical energy in steam pushing a turbine and then to electricity.
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