The Eight Master Lessons of Nature , Gary Ferguson


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > Games | Published on 05/Apr/2021 07:12

2019-10-22T07:00:00Z
A riveting manifesto for the millions of people who long to forge a more vital, meaningful connection to the natural world to live a better, more fulfilling life
 
Looking around at the world today--a world of skyscrapers, super highways, melting ice caps, and rampant deforestation--it is easy to feel that humanity has actively severed...[Read More]



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Crow Planet , Lyanda Lynn Haupt


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature > Games | Published on 04/Apr/2021 19:16

2009-07-27T07:00:00Z
There are more crows now than ever. Their abundance is both an indicator of ecological imbalance and a generous opportunity to connect with the animal world. Crow Planet reminds us that we do not need to head to faraway places to encounter "nature." Rather, even in the suburbs and cities where we live we are surrounded by wild life such as crows, and through ...[Read More]



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Silent Sparks , Sara Lewis


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Life Sciences > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 15:48

2016-04-26T07:00:00Z
An informative, entertaining, and beautifully illustrated look at the beloved firefly

For centuries, the beauty of fireflies has evoked wonder and delight. Yet for most of us, fireflies remain shrouded in mystery: How do fireflies make their light? What are they saying with their flashing? And what do fireflies look for in a mate? In Silent Spar...[Read More]



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Locusts And Wild Honey , John Burroughs


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Ecology > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 14:25

2016-12-05T08:00:00Z
Originally published in 1879, "Locusts And Wild Honey" is a collection of essays by American naturalist John Burroughs, dealing with bees, birds, wild flowers and fruits, and much more. Beautifully-written and profoundly thought-provoking, this volume constitutes a must-read for nature lovers and fans of Burroughs' wonderful work. Contents include: "...[Read More]



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Listening to a Continent Sing , Donald Kroodsma


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Reference,Travel & Adventure,Specialty Travel,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Ecology > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 13:48

2016-05-03T07:00:00Z
A birdsong expert's poignant and beautifully illustrated memoir of a bicycle journey across America with his son

Join birdsong expert Donald Kroodsma on a ten-week, ten-state bicycle journey as he travels with his son from the Atlantic to the Pacific, lingering and listening to our continent sing as no one has before. On remote country roads, over ...[Read More]



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Rewilding , Paul Jepson & Cain Blythe


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Environment > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 12:36

2020-06-04T07:00:00Z
'A hugely useful and fascinating resume of rewilding - what it means, where it came from, why it's important and where it's going. Jepson and Blythe have done a masterly job, explaining the science behind rewilding in an accessible, honest and compelling way. It deserves to be widely read and become a book of great influence.' Isabella Tree, author of Wilding<...[Read More]



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The New Neotropical Companion , John Kricher


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Geography,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Life Sciences,Travel & Adventure,Latin America > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 10:56

2017-02-21T08:00:00Z
The acclaimed guide to the ecology and natural history of the American tropics--now fully updated and expanded

The New Neotropical Companion is the completely revised and expanded edition of a book that has helped thousands of people to understand the complex ecology and natural history of the most species-rich area on Earth, the American tr...[Read More]



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Cat Wars , Peter P. Marra & Chris Santella


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Geography,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 10:37

2016-08-29T07:00:00Z
Why our cats are a danger to species diversity and human health

In 1894, a lighthouse keeper named David Lyall arrived on Stephens Island off New Zealand with a cat named Tibbles. In just over a year, the Stephens Island Wren, a rare bird endemic to the island, was rendered extinct. Mounting scientific evidence confirms what many conservationists h...[Read More]



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Monarchs and Milkweed , Anurag Agrawal


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Geography,Ecology,Life Sciences,Lifestyle & Home,Pets > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 09:51

2017-03-07T08:00:00Z
The fascinating and complex evolutionary relationship of the monarch butterfly and the milkweed plant

Monarch butterflies are one of nature's most recognizable creatures, known for their bright colors and epic annual migration from the United States and Canada to Mexico. Yet there is much more to the monarch than its distinctive presence and mythic...[Read More]



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2021-02-05T08:00:00Z
Rachel Carson's Silent Spring was first published in three serialized excerpts in the New Yorker in June of 1962. The book appeared in September of that year and the outcry that followed its publication forced the banning of DDT and spurred revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water. Carson's passionate concern for the future of our planet ...[Read More]



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The Invention of Nature , Andrea Wulf


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Biographies & Memoirs > New Games | Published on 29/Mar/2021 02:09

2015-09-15T07:00:00Z
The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary German naturalist whose ideas changed the way we see the natural world--and in the process created modern environmentalism.

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One of the New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year
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The Bee , Noah Wilson-Rich


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Reference,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets > New Games | Published on 28/Mar/2021 20:12

2014-09-11T07:00:00Z
An incomparable illustrated look at the critical role bees play in the life of our planet

Bees pollinate more than 130 fruit, vegetable, and seed crops that we rely on to survive. Bees are crucial to the reproduction and diversity of flowering plants, and the economic contributions of these irreplaceable insects measure in the tens of billions of d...[Read More]



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