Engineering — Saving the World With Cookstoves

Did you know that among its many resources, PBS LearningMedia also offers e-books?  One fascinating example for students is Engineering Is Saving the World with Cookstoves.  This e-book has videos, animations and interactive graphics that reveal the process that engineers used to create a new design for cookstoves in Darfur.

Additional video includes footage of an engineer at work as well as profiles of others who helped with this project.

To learn more about how this e-book can help engage students, visit PBS LearningMedia here.  You can also find other e-books from KQED, Public Media for Northern California, here.

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