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Petrol and Oil

Running out of petrol? Tim and Moby will help you fill up your tank as they introduce you to the science and economics of petroleum. In this BrainPOP UK movie, you’ll find out how petroleum is formed, how it’s brought to the surface, and why we humans need it so much! In this educational, animated movie you’ll discover some of the original uses for petroleum, as well as how it is separated into useful products and how oil and petrol have transformed our civilisation. You’ll also learn about some of the downsides of using petroleum, including why we're using it up faster than it can be replaced, and you’ll even discover a few ways we can reduce our oil consumption. Here’s a hint: public transport!

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Petrol and Oil