Today roads, sidewalks, bridges and skyscrapers are made of a material called concrete. There’s three tons of it for every person on earth. It’s also played a surprisingly large role in rising global temperatures over the last century.
We hear about climate change pretty much every day now. We see pictures of floods, fires and heatwaves on TV news. Scientists have just announced that July was the hottest month ever recorded.
Environment and Energy | Vocabulary. KEYWORDS: abatement, biodegradable, carcinogen, geothermal, habitat, latitude, magma, predator, synergy, terrestrial.