Mario and the Hole in the Sky

Mario and the Hole in the Sky

How A Chemist Saved Our Planet

eBook - 2019
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The true story of how a scientist saved the planet from environmental disaster.

Mexican American Mario Molina is a modern-day hero who helped solve the ozone crisis of the 1980s. Growing up in Mexico City, Mario was a curious boy who studied hidden worlds through a microscope. As a young man in California, he discovered that CFCs, used in millions of refrigerators and spray cans, were tearing a hole in the earth's protective ozone layer. Mario knew the world had to be warned--and quickly. Today Mario is a Nobel laureate and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. His inspiring story gives hope in the fight against global warming.

Publisher: Watertown, MA :, Charlesbridge,, [2019]
ISBN: 9781632898579
Characteristics: 1 online resource
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