264 pages , CRC Press , 1998-11-12 Noise and air pollution from motor vehicles have a major impact on the physical and mental well-being of urban residents worldwide. Although control measures have already been implemented in most developed countries, noise and air pollution have only recently become major problems in many developing countries, as rapid industrial growth...[Read More]
426 pages , Butterworth-Heinemann , 2016-07-29 Sustainability in the Design, Synthesis and Analysis of Chemical Engineering Processes is an edited collection of contributions from leaders in their field. It takes a holistic view of sustainability in chemical and process engineering design, and incorporates economic analysis and human dimensions. Ruiz-Mercado and Cabezas ...[Read More]
244 pages , Marcombo , 1999 Celebrates the work of educators who explore ecological issues in school and non-school settings. Gives examples of ways to impact the thinking of children and adults in order to affirm the values of sufficiency, mutual support, and community.
Answers in Genesis , 2016-02-01 Updated 4th Edition! Full color! Take your children on a journey to discover grasslands and forests, aquatic and extreme ecosystems, animal behaviors, and even valuable lessons on conservation. At the end, sum up everything studied with exciting hands-on final projects fitting for all ages! 35 lessons. Full-color.
138 pages , Bob Dukish , 2010-03-14 The book answers questions about the fundamental nature of energy and how to harness it. The process of power generation is examined, and emerging technologies are explored.
32 pages , 2016-04 We hear much about the plight of the bumble bee population and its implications for our planet's future. This beautiful picture book makes the story personal and brings a message of hope. A little girl befriends a bee, which takes her on a journey of discovery. Alison Jay's original artwork points out what a sad world it would be without bees.
The purpose of the Geology of the World and the Environment is to providing to practitioners geologists and graduate students and all people in the world, information useful for discovering and highlighting geological and environmental in the world.
208 pages , National Academies Press , 1992-01-01 Written for nonscientists, One Earth, One Future can help individuals understand the basic science behind changes in the global environment and the resulting policy implications that the population of the entire planet must face. The volume describes the earth as a unified system--exploring the interactions between the at...[Read More]