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Wind Power

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About this Lesson

  • Type: Video Tutorial
  • Length: 8:24
  • Media: Video/mp4
  • Use: Watch Online & Download
  • Access Period: Unrestricted
  • Download: MP4 (iPod compatible)
  • Size: 39 MB
  • Posted: 12/14/2009

This lesson is part of the following series:

Genius - Volume 1 (73 lessons, $24.75)
Generalist - Volume 6 (13 lessons, $5.94)
Specialist - Science & Nature (volume 1) (7 lessons, $3.96)

Learn about the science of Wind Power with iMinds insightful audio knowledge series.

Wind power is a limitless, non-polluting resource that currently contributes almost 2% of the world's energy supply. It's the fastest-growing resource market in the world and has become one of the biggest issues in the green movement. Importantly, there’s enough of it in the atmosphere to meet the daily global energy demand five times over!

But what is wind? In fact, it is the sun's heat and the earth's varied surfaces that create wind. When the sun's rays hit the earth, the north and south poles receive less heat than the equator because of their angle to the sun.

Perfect to listen to while commuting, exercising, shopping or cleaning the house.. iMinds brings knowledge to your MP3 with 8 minute information segments to whet your mental appetite and broaden your mind.

*Please note this is an audio only mp4 lesson. An mp3 containing the same content is attached to the lesson and available for download under the "Additional Materials" section.

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iMinds Audio
iMinds Audio
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iMinds offers 8-minute audio books that deliver bursts of knowledge on an array of topics through iPods and other MP3 devices. MindTracks are designed to be a well-rounded subject overview of a general knowledge topic.

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