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Fossil Fuels

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  •   300 Years of FOSSIL FUELS in 300 Seconds

     

    100 years ago, wood was the world's primary fuel. As society became more reliant on machines, a more efficient fuel was needed. Only in the last few decades has the environment been a concern. Eventually, a new energy source will be used as we deplete our stores of fossil fuels.

    For a quick look at the history and future of fossil fuels, view the video below.