Ponds and small lakes , Brian Moss


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Life Sciences,Biology,Ecology > Fun Games | Published on 29/Jun/2020 08:46

2017-03-08T08:00:00Z
Ponds and small lakes support an extremely rich biodiversity of fascinating organisms. Many people have tried pond-dipping and encountered a few unfamiliar creatures, such as dragonfly nymphs and caddisfly larvae. However, there is a far richer world of microscopic organisms, such as diatoms, desmids and rotifers, which is revealed in this book. Anyone with access t...[Read More]



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The Wild Trees , Richard Preston


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Nonfiction,Social Science > Kids Safe Games | Published on 18/Nov/2019 17:46

2007-04-10T07:00:00Z
Hidden away in foggy, uncharted rain forest valleys in Northern California are the largest and tallest organisms the world has ever sustained-the coast redwood trees, Sequoia sempervirens. Ninety-six percent of the ancient redwood forests have been destroyed by logging, but the untouched fragments that remain are among the great wonders of nature. T...[Read More]



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Water , Alice Outwater


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Environment > Educational Games | Published on 30/Sep/2019 10:28

2008-08-06T07:00:00Z
An environmental engineer turned ecology writer relates the history of our waterways and her own growing understanding of what needs to be done to save this essential natural resource.
Water: A Natural History takes us back to the diaries of the first Western explorers; it moves from the reservoir to the modern toilet, from the grasslands o...[Read More]



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Plastic Ocean , Charles Moore


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Nature > Free Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 13:32

2011-10-27T07:00:00Z
The researcher who discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch--and remains one of today's key advocates for plastic pollution awareness--inspires a fundamental rethinking of the modern Plastic Age. 

In 1997, environmentalist Charles Moore discovered the world's largest collection of floating trash--the Great Pacific Garbage Patch ("GPGP")--whi...[Read More]



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The Ocean of Life , Callum Roberts


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Life Sciences > Free Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 06:41

2012-05-24T07:00:00Z

A Silent Spring for oceans, written by "the Rachel Carson of the fish world" (The New York Times)

Who can forget the sense of wonder with which they discovered the creatures of the deep? In this vibrant hymn to the sea, Callum Roberts--one of the world's foremost conservation biologists--leads readers on a fascinating tour of ma...[Read More]



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Austerity Ecology & the Collapse-Porn Addicts , Leigh Phillips


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy,Nature > Zombie Attack | Published on 30/Apr/2019 11:21

2015-10-30T07:00:00Z
Economic growth, progress, industry and, erm, stuff have all come in for a sharp kicking from the green left and beyond in recent years. Everyone from black-hoodied Starbucks window-smashers to farmers' market heirloom-tomato-mongers to Prince Charles himself seem to be embracing 'degrowth' and anti-consumerism, which is nothing less than a form of ecological auster...[Read More]



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Ecology For Children , Mitchell Steer


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > Zombie Attack | Published on 30/Apr/2019 09:01

2017-11-13T07:17:15Z
An educational book that teaches kids about ecology and helps them explore the world of ecology and to learn about ecosystems and how they work and what goes in them. It's simple layout and easy to read definitions make this book an easy read for young children. The recommended age group for people reading this book is ages 9-11. 



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Austerity Ecology & the Collapse-Porn Addicts , Leigh Phillips


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy,Nature > Strategy Games | Published on 05/Mar/2019 07:51

2015-10-30T07:00:00Z
Economic growth, progress, industry and, erm, stuff have all come in for a sharp kicking from the green left and beyond in recent years. Everyone from black-hoodied Starbucks window-smashers to farmers' market heirloom-tomato-mongers to Prince Charles himself seem to be embracing 'degrowth' and anti-consumerism, which is nothing less than a form of ecological auster...[Read More]



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Ecology For Children , Mitchell Steer


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > Strategy Games | Published on 05/Mar/2019 05:25

2017-11-13T07:17:15Z
An educational book that teaches kids about ecology and helps them explore the world of ecology and to learn about ecosystems and how they work and what goes in them. It's simple layout and easy to read definitions make this book an easy read for young children. The recommended age group for people reading this book is ages 9-11. 



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Oceanography Challenges to Future Earth , Teruhisa Komatsu, Hubert-Jean Ceccaldi, Jiro Yoshida, Patrick Prouzet & Yves H?nocque


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Environmental Engineering > Strategy Games | Published on 04/Mar/2019 16:36

2019-02-15T08:00:00Z
This book documents the effects of natural hazards on coastal ecosystems in detail. The sea is an indispensable component of the Earth system, and human societies obtain many goods and services from the marine environment. Global warming threatens marine ecosystems through seawater temperature rise, acidification, sea-level rise and the increased frequency of severe...[Read More]



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