More Than Honey , Markus Imhoof & Claus-Peter Lieckfeld


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 17:29

2015-09-26T07:00:00Z
The acclaimed director shares a gorgeously photographed and "wonderfully thorough immersion in the world of bees and beekeeping" (Rowan Jacobsen, author of Fruitless Fall).

The saying goes that without bees, humankind would only survive for four more years; these crucial pollinators are, indeed, worth more than honey. In his award-winning d...[Read More]



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Amber Waves , Catherine Zabinski


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions,Life Sciences,History,Ecology,Nature > Shooting Games | Published on 21/Dec/2020 04:24

2020-09-01T07:00:00Z
At breakfast tables and bakeries, we take for granted a grain that has made human civilization possible, a cereal whose humble origins belie its world-shaping power: wheat. Amber Waves tells the story of a group of grass species that first grew in scattered stands in the foothills of the Middle East until our ancestors discovered their value as a source of fo...[Read More]



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Cradle to Cradle , William McDonough & Michael Braungart


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Business & Personal Finance,Economics,Industries & Professions > Shooting Games | Published on 20/Dec/2020 23:49

2010-03-01T08:00:00Z
A manifesto for a radically different philosophy and practice of manufacture and environmentalism

"Reduce, reuse, recycle" urge environmentalists; in other words, do more with less in order to minimize damage. But as this provocative, visionary book argues, this approach perpetuates a one-way, "cradle to grave" manufacturing model that dates to the...[Read More]



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The Book Revolution


Published in: Google Books > Book industries and trade > Action Games | Published on 26/Oct/2020 07:29

160 pages , London : Harrap ; Paris : Unesco , 1966



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The Vertical Farm , Dr. Dickson Despommier


Published in: itune > Industries & Professions,Books,Business & Personal Finance,Professional & Technical,Engineering > Fun Games | Published on 30/Jun/2020 00:55

2010-10-12T07:00:00Z
"The vertical farm is a world-changing innovation whose time has come. Dickson Despommier's visionary book provides a blueprint for securing the world's food supply and at the same time solving one of the gravest environmental crises facing us today."--Sting

Imagine a world where every town has their own local food source, grown in the safest way possible...[Read More]



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2009-11-02T08:00:00Z
Part memoir and part investigative report, Eating Animals is the groundbreaking moral examination of vegetarianism, farming, and the food we eat every day that inspired the documentary of the same name.

Bestselling author Jonathan Safran Foer spent much of his life oscillating between enthusiastic carnivore and occasional vegetarian. For ye...[Read More]



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The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels , Alex Epstein


Published in: itune > Industries & Professions,Books,Business & Personal Finance,Professional & Technical,Engineering > Fighting Games | Published on 10/Feb/2020 08:06

2014-11-13T08:00:00Z
Could everything we know about fossil fuels be wrong?

For decades, environmentalists have told us that using fossil fuels is a self-destructive addiction that will destroy our planet. Yet at the same time, by every measure of human well-being, from life expectancy to clean water to climate safety, life has been getting better and better.

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Blessed Unrest , Paul Hawken


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions,Life Sciences > Educational Games | Published on 01/Oct/2019 04:27

2007-05-10T07:00:00Z
The New York Times bestselling examination of the worldwide movement for social and environmental change

Paul Hawken has spent more than a decade researching organizations dedicated to restoring the environment and fostering social justice. From billion-dollar nonprofits to single-person dot.causes, these groups collectively comprise the la...[Read More]



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The Fate of Food , Amanda Little


Published in: itune > Social Science,Books,Nonfiction,Science & Nature,Agriculture,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions > Free Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 13:52

2019-06-04T07:00:00Z
In the fascinating story of the sustainable food revolution, an environmental journalist and professor asks the question: Is the future of food looking bleak--or better than ever?
 
"In The Fate of Food, Amanda Little takes us on a tour of the future. The journey is scary, exciting, and, ultimately, encouraging."--Eli...[Read More]



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Lentil Underground , Liz Carlisle


Published in: itune > Social Science,Books,Nonfiction,Science & Nature,Nature,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions > Free Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 03:43

2015-01-22T08:00:00Z
A prot?g? of Michael Pollan shares the story of a little known group of renegade farmers who defied corporate agribusiness by launching a unique sustainable farm-to-table food movement.

The story of the Lentil Underground begins on a 280-acre homestead rooted in America's Great Plains: the Oien family farm. Forty years ago, corporate agribus...[Read More]



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The Good Food Revolution , Will Allen


Published in: itune > Biographies & Memoirs,Books,Business & Personal Finance,Economics,Industries & Professions > Free Games | Published on 02/Sep/2019 13:36

2012-05-10T07:00:00Z
A pioneering urban farmer and MacArthur "Genius Award" winner points the way to building a new food system that can feed--and heal--broken communities.

The son of a sharecropper, Will Allen had no intention of ever becoming a farmer himself. But after years in professional basketball and as an executive for Kentucky Fried Chicken and Procter &a...[Read More]



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2020-02-06T08:00:00Z
Shortlisted for the Wainwright Prize

The UK has declared a 'climate emergency' and pledged to become carbon neutral by 2050. So how do we get there? Drawing on actions, policies and technologies already emerging around the world, Chris Goodall sets out the ways to achieve this. His proposals include:

-Building a huge over-capacity of wi...[Read More]



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