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Sun Splash: Ozone
February 3, 2012

Target: Grades 9-12

Length: 7 minutes 54 seconds


Serious changes are taking place in the Earth's atmosphere. This video uses computer graphics and animation to illustrate ozone depletion. It explains how ozone in the stratosphere protects us from ultraviolet radiation and shows how chlorofluorocarbons cause destruction of Earth's protective ozone layer.

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