News Review: LATEST: Tourism's carbon footprint

News Review: LATEST: Tourism’s carbon footprint

Views:159|Rating:5.00|View Time:7:54Minutes|Likes:3|Dislikes:0Tourists are partly to blame for global warming A new report says that tourism is responsible for 8% of all carbon emissions. Dan and Catherine bring you the language you need to talk about this story. Language challenge The amount of carbon a person generates is their carbon ______ a) handprint b) footprint c) […]

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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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