Secret Lab 3: Crude Oil & Fossil Fuel

Professor Knowitall and his two assistants discover where petrol is from.

Factual series. Series 3. Explaining all the mysteries of the world of science in BSL! In this episode, Dr Spark is curious to find out where petrol comes from, so she visits an oil refinery. Back in the lab, Professor Knowitall shows Dr Bright the process of refining oil.  Dr Spark is then teleported to a recycling centre where she learns the importance of preserving crude oil.  Produced by Flashing Lights for BSLBT.

Learn more about the scientific words in the Glossary!

This is Episode 1 of 6; you can watch Episode 2 (Genetics) here, Episode 3 (Periodic Table) here, Episode 4 (The Respiratory System) here, Episode 5 (Acids, Alkalis and Salts) here, and Episode 6 (Humans and the Environment) here.

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  • Its really amazing to understand the way of expressing and lots of knowledge got about crude oil. With lots of crude scenario the recycling part was pretty cool... We all should follow the recycling of plastics to make the environment good.
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  • This programme is so excellent! It makes science easy and exciting. Do you know the amazing French programme C'est pas sorcier... just as great. But Science Lab has a plus, it is bilingual. We need more intelligent stuff like this.
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  • Good speed of finger spelling for a level2 learner and content. Liked the words on the screen that helped to understand as a visual learner
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