Did you know…?
Burning 1 gallon of gas releases 20 pounds of carbon dioxide.
Ok. In the US, we burn about 358,000,000 gallons of gas every day. Just for transportation.
Now let’s see… how much carbon dioxide is that? About: 7,160,000,000 pounds. Every day. Just for transportation.
Anyone want to join me in buying a hybrid car???
(Fact Credit: Climate Change: Discover How It Impacts Spaceship Earth with 25 Projects by Joshua Sneideman and Erin Twamley, Illustrated by Mike Crosier)