A solution to plastic pollution? BBC News Review

A solution to plastic pollution? BBC News Review

Views:93079|Rating:4.86|View Time:9:20Minutes|Likes:1747|Dislikes:49Has a solution to plastic pollution been found? Scientists have discovered an enzyme that could be used to break down some commonly used plastics. Dan and Catherine teach you the language the world’s media is using to discuss this story. Key words and phrases inadvertently unintentionally devour eat eagerly usher in (here) cause an […]

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BBC News Review: Gassy cows and global warming

BBC News Review: Gassy cows and global warming

Views:88284|Rating:4.78|View Time:11:4Minutes|Likes:819|Dislikes:37Measures to reduce greenhouse gases often target carbon dioxide. But a sudden increase in methane from farm animals could be even more dangerous than CO2. Neil and Catherine teach you how to use the language the world’s media is using to discuss this story. For more, visit our website:

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BBC News Review: Tourists' carbon footprint 3 times worse

BBC News Review: Tourists’ carbon footprint 3 times worse

Views:32388|Rating:4.88|View Time:8:6Minutes|Likes:780|Dislikes:20[Images: GETTY IMAGES] The story A new study says tourism accounts for 8% of global carbon emissions – about three times more than previously estimated. The report, published in the journal Nature, includes details on the carbon footprint linked to tourists’ food, shopping and accommodation as well as their travel. Vocabulary choking stopping from […]

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