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The Chemistry Of CO2: Carbon Dioxide

Provided by the National Science Foundation & NBC Learn
This video explains and illustrates the molecular structure of CO2; how the bonding of the carbon and oxygen molecules illustrates the Octet Rule, or Rule of 8; carbon dioxide and carbonation; the role of CO2 in the Earth's atmosphere; and how changing levels of CO2 can affect the temperature on the Earth's surface, including the oceans.
Provided by the National Science Foundation & NBC Learn
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