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Our Incredible Shrinking Planet
Simon J. Lewis
Our Incredible Shrinking Planet explores the possibility that gravity slowly increases over millennia forcing the Earth to become more massive and crush itself under the pressure. Scientists cannot...
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Sustainability
Kent E. Portney
The word "sustainability" has been connected to everything from a certain kind of economic development to corporate promises about improved supply sourcing. But despite the apparent...
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Sustainability
Kent E. Portney
The word "sustainability" has been connected to everything from a certain kind of economic development to corporate promises about improved supply sourcing. But despite the apparent...
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Prehension
Colin McGinn
This book is a hymn to the hand. In Prehension, Colin McGinn links questions from science to philosophical concerns to consider something that we take for granted: the importance of the hand in...
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Ecopsychology
Peter H. Kahn, Patricia H. Hasbach
We need nature for our physical and psychological well-being. Our actions reflect this when we turn to beloved pets for companionship, vacation in spots of natural splendor, or spend hours working in...
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Ending the Fossil Fuel Era
Thomas Princen, Jack P. Manno, Pamela L. Martin
Not so long ago, people North and South had little reason to believe that wealth from oil, gas, and coal brought anything but great prosperity. But the presumption of net benefits from fossil fuels...
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Spineless
Susan Middleton
In Spineless, acclaimed photographer Susan Middleton explores the mysterious and surprising world of marine invertebrates, which represent more than 98 percent of the known animal species in the...
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Terra Nova
Eric W. Sanderson
Many experts agree that energy is the defining issue of this century. Economic recessions, foreign wars, and foreclosures are only a few of the results of America’s dependence on oil. In...
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Kraken
Wendy Williams
Kraken is the traditional name for gigantic sea monsters, and this book introduces one of the most charismatic, enigmatic, and curious inhabitants of the sea: the squid. The pages take the reader on...
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The Lazy Environmentalist on a Budget
Josh Dorfman
In The Lazy Environmentalist on a Budget, Josh Dorfman takes you inside the latest developments in green living to demonstrate how you can easily and affordably have your designer jeans and your...
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The Lazy Environmentalist
Josh Dorfman
We canÆt all camp out in old-growth forests, lying down in front of the bulldozers. And itÆs not only that weÆre too busy: Some of us just donÆt want our fabulous threads to get caked with mud.But...
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Jane Goodall: 50 Years at Gombe
Jane Goodall
A great deal has happened since the publication of Jane Goodall: 40 Years at Gombe in 1999. Most recently, endeavors at the Gombe field site have included landmark research related to AIDS...
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Land Cover Changes and Their Relationship with Land Surface Temperature Using Remote Sensing Technique
Tan Kok Chooi, Lim Hwee San, Mohd Zubir Mat Jafri
Nowadays, land cover changes are a major issue of global environmental change. Investigation on this subject has now been done by using remote sensing application. Research has been done in the...
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From Deptford to Antarctica
Pete Wilkinson

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Homage to Gaia
James Lovelock

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The Riddle of Sphinx Rock
Ronald Turnbull

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Wild Flowers of Ordesa and Monte Perdido National Park (Spanish Pyrenees)
José Luis Benito Alonso
This field guide is illustrated with more than 275 full-colour plates. It shows 174 singular flowers that are present in Ordesa and Monte Perdido National Park (Spanish Pyrenees) ISBN...
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Multivariate Analysis of Ecological Data
Michael Greenacre, Raul Primicerio
Biological diversity is the product of the interaction between many species, be they marine, plant or animal life, and of the many limiting factors that characterize the environment in which the...
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River Conservation: Challenges and Opportunities
Arturo Elosegi, Sergi Sabater
Rivers are amongst the most diverse ecosystems, a source of essential services for Humanity, but also among the most endangered ecosystems on Earth. Rivers are threatened by multiple stressors,...
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The Spon 2013 Programme
Joan Noguera Tur, Laura Morcillo
This study proposes a comparative analysis of the diversity of European metropolitan regions. Collect the results of an empirical analysis from major socio-economic variables at the level of NUTS 3...
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Essentials of Writing Biomedical Research Papers. Second Edition
Zeiger, Mimi
Provides immediate help for anyone preparing a biomedical paper by givin specific advice on organizing the components of the paper, effective writing techniques, writing an effective results...
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Impacts of Global Warming on Polar Ecosystems
Carlos M. Duarte
The confirmation that our planet is undergoing a process of global warming in which greenhouse gas emissions due to human activity are an important causal factor has focused growing attention on...
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The Exploration of Marine Biodiversity
Carlos M. Duarte
The exploration of marine biodiversity is still in its infancy, due basically to the technological challenges of deep-sea deployments and the fact that marine life is dominated by microscopic...
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Global Loss of Coastal Habitats
Carlos M. Duarte (Ed.)
Coastal habitats, including coral reefs, seagrass meadows, and macroalgal beds, salt marshes and mangrove forests, are key ecosystems in terms of their role in supporting marine biodiversity and the...
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The Role of Marine Biota in the Functioning of the Biosphere
Carlos M. Duarte
Marine biodiversity is fundamental to the functioning of the biosphere. The oceans that cover three quarters of the Earth s surface are populated by plankton communities. In stark contrast to the...
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15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius
Monk Simón
Fun, do-it-yourself and slightly wicked electronics projects!15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius appeals to adventure-minded hobbyists with a touch of the mischievous. It also taps into...
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RFID in the Supply Chain
Pedro M Reyes
A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO IMPROVING SUPPLY CHAIN OPERATIONS WITH RFIDWritten by the Director of the Center for Excellence in Supply Chain Management at Baylor University, RFID in the Supply Chain offers...
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First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 2011
Le Tao Bhushan Vikas Tolles Juliana
The #1 selling medical review book in the world -- updated with the latest must-know facts and test-taking strategies for the USMLE Step 1INSIDER ADVICE FOR STUDENTS FROM STUDENTSFirst Aid for the...
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Schaum's Outline of Pediatric Nursing
Mary Ann Cantrell
Study faster, learn better, and get top gradesModified to conform to the current curriculum, Schaum's Outline of Pediatric Nursing complements these courses in scope and sequence to help you...
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