Water , Steven Solomon

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"I read this wide-ranging and thoughtful book while sitting on the banks of the Ganges near Varanasi--it's a river already badly polluted, and now threatened by the melting of the loss of the glaciers at its source to global warming. Four hundred million people depend on it, and there's no backup plan. As Steven Solomon makes clear, the same is true the world over; ...[Read More]

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The Sunday Times Bestseller

A new, fully updated narrative edition of David Attenborough's seminal biography of our world, The Living Planet.

Nowhere on our planet is devoid of life. Plants and animals thrive or survive within every extreme of climate and habitat that it offers. Single species, and often whole communities adapt to make the most...[Read More]

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The Theory of Island Biogeography Revisited , Jonathan B. Losos & Robert E. Ricklefs

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Robert H. MacArthur and Edward O. Wilson's The Theory of Island Biogeography, first published by Princeton in 1967, is one of the most influential books on ecology and evolution to appear in the past half century. By developing a general mathematical theory to explain a crucial ecological problem--the regulation of species diversity in island populations--the...[Read More]

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Oxygen , Donald E. Canfield

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The remarkable scientific story of how Earth became an oxygenated planet

The air we breathe is twenty-one percent oxygen, an amount higher than on any other known world. While we may take our air for granted, Earth was not always an oxygenated planet. How did it become this way? Donald Canfield--one of the world's leading authorities on geochemistr...[Read More]

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Freshwater and Marine Biomes: Knowing the Difference - Science Book for Kids 9-12 Children's Science & Nature Books , Baby Professor

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Lakes and seas are both bodies of water but they are homes to different kinds of life forms. The plants and animals that thrive in a freshwater biome are different from those in the marine biome. Learn the difference between the two watery biomes by reading the pages of this science book for kids age 9 to 12. Secure a copy today!

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The Bees in Your Backyard , Joseph S. Wilson & Olivia Messinger Carril

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The ultimate bee book for bee enthusiasts and experts alike

The Bees in Your Backyard provides an engaging introduction to the roughly 4,000 different bee species found in the United States and Canada, dispelling common myths about bees while offering essential tips for telling them apart in the field.

The book features more than ...[Read More]

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The Wilderness Warrior , Douglas Brinkley

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From New York Times bestselling historian Douglas Brinkley comes a sweeping historical narrative and eye-opening look at the pioneering environmental policies of President Theodore Roosevelt, avid bird-watcher, naturalist, and the founding father of America's conservation movement.

In this groundbreaking epic biography, Douglas Brinkley draws on never-bef...[Read More]

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Dinosaur Facts and Figures , Rub?n Molina-P?rez, Asier Larramendi & Dinosaur Facts & Figures: The Sauropods Joan Donaghey

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An illustrated record book of sauropod facts and figures--the hugest, the oldest, the most intelligent, and more

The sauropod dinosaurs roamed the planet for millions of years, with creatures ranging from the smallest of the sauropods, Magyarosaurus, to the huge Argentinosaurus. This illustrated book of records is an essential compend...[Read More]

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On Active Grounds , Robert Boschman & Mario Trono

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On Active Grounds considers the themes of agency and time through the burgeoning, interdisciplinary field of the environmental humanities. Fourteen essays and a photo album cover topics such as environmental practices and history, temporal literacy, graphic novels, ecocinema, ecomusicology, animal studies, Indigeneity, wolf reintroduction, environmental histo...[Read More]

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Bajo un cielo blanco , Elizabeth Kolbert

Published in: itune > Environment,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > Games Download | Published on 14/Jun/2021 03:09

Que el hombre deber?a tener dominio ?sobre toda la tierra y sobre todo reptil que se arrastra sobre ella? es una profec?a convertida en realidad. Tan generalizado es el impacto de los humanos en el planeta que hemos categorizado la ?poca en que vivimos como una nueva ?poca geol?gica: el Antropoceno.

Elizabeth Kolbert se ha convertido en una de las escrito...[Read More]

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The Bees , Laline Paull

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The Handmaid's Tale meets The Hunger Games in this brilliantly imagined debut set in an ancient culture where only the queen may breed and deformity means death.

Flora 717 is a sanitation worker, a member of the lowest caste in her orchard hive where work and sacrifice are the highest virtues and worship of the beloved Queen the only religion. But Flora i...[Read More]

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Double Blind , Edward St Aubyn

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Double Blind follows three close friends and their circle through a year of extraordinary transformation. Set between London, Cap d'Antibes, Big Sur, and a rewilded corner of Sussex, this thrilling, ambitious novel is about the headlong pursuit of knowledge--for the purposes of pleasure, revelation, money, sanity, or survival--and the consequences of fleei...[Read More]

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