Turning Poop Into Power

Turning Poop Into Power

by Alexis Burling


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People and farm animals make a lot of poop every day. Poop is often an untapped source for energy and fuel. Some people hope it will become popular as a sustainable energy source. Turning Poop Into Power looks at how poop becomes energy and the benefits of using it for heating and electricity. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781644940921
Publisher: North Star Editions
Publication date: 08/01/2019
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Lexile: 770L (what's this?)
Age Range: 9 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Poop: A Smelly Solution 4

Chapter 2 Poop through the Ages 12

Chapter 3 Dung Digesters 18

Chapter 4 Bathroom Breakthroughs 26

Chapter 5 The Power of Poo 34

Fast Facts 42

Stop and Think 44

Glossary 46

Online Resources 47

Learn More 47

Index 48

About the Author 48

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