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Humans and Energy: Crash Course World History #207 (7:20)

Key Ideas

As this video progresses, key ideas will be introduced to invoke discussion.

Key Ideas

Think about the following questions as you watch the video

  1. 01:25 How does Stan define energy and where does most of our energy come from?
  2. 02:00 What were the first two major energy technologies that humans discovered?
  3. 03:20 Does Stan think that coal is a nineteenth century-technology? Explain your answer.
  4. 05:50 Why don’t we use more nuclear energy?