A City on a Lake , Matthew Vitz


Published in: itune > Latin America,Books,History,Science & Nature,Nature,Nonfiction,Social Science,Sociology > Sustainability | Published on 06/Nov/2018 03:42

2018-04-27T07:00:00Z
In A City on a Lake Matthew Vitz tracks the environmental and political history of Mexico City and explains its transformation from a forested, water-rich environment into a smog-infested megacity plagued by environmental problems and social inequality. Vitz shows how Mexico City's unequal urbanization and environmental decline stemmed from numerous scientifi...[Read More]



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The Sympathy of Things , Lars Spuybroek


Published in: itune > Art & Architecture,Books,Arts & Entertainment > Sustainability | Published on 05/Nov/2018 22:12

2016-04-21T07:00:00Z
'If there is one thing we can learn from John Ruskin, it is that each age must find its own way to beauty' writes Lars Spuybroek in The Sympathy of Things, his ground-breaking work which proposes a radical new aesthetics for the digital era.

Spuybroek argues that we must 'undo' the twentieth century and learn to understand the aesthetic insights o...[Read More]



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Libelle, Marienkäfer & Co. , Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 05/Nov/2018 13:04

2019-04-15T07:00:00Z
Insekten gibt es überall, in den höchsten Höhen und den tiefsten Höhlen, in Wäldern, Wiesen und Bergen. Sie leben in der Wüste, unter der Eisdecke eines zugefrorenen Sees, in den Nasenlöchern eines Walrosses und sogar in Computern. Die faszinierenden Wesen sind winzig klein und funktionieren doch hochkomplex. Sie tragen ihr Skelett außen am Körper wie eine Rüstung, ...[Read More]



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Lyme Disease , Richard Ostfeld


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature > Sustainability | Published on 05/Nov/2018 12:07

2010-11-10T08:00:00Z
Most human diseases come from nature, from pathogens that live and breed in non-human animals and are "accidentally" transmitted to us. Human illness is only the culmination of a complex series of interactions among species in their natural habitats. To avoid exposure to these pathogens, we must understand which species are involved, what regulates their abundance, ...[Read More]



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2019-04-22T07:00:00Z
Klimaerwärmung heißt, dass wir auf eine Zivilisationskrise unvorstellbaren Ausmaßes zusteuern. Und wir haben keinen Plan, wie wir das verhindern können. Oder doch? Dieses Buch beschreibt 100 existierende Ansätze der Verringerung von klimaschädlichen Gasen, die das Klimaproblem lösen können, wenn man sie vernetzt. Verblüffendes wird dabei deutlich und eine gut begrün...[Read More]



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Biogeochemistry of Inland Waters , Gene E. Likens


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 05/Nov/2018 09:35

2010-05-20T07:00:00Z
A derivative of the Encyclopedia of Inland Waters, Biogeochemistry of Inland Waters examines the transformation, flux and cycling of chemical compounds in aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems, combining aspects of biology, ecology, geology, and chemistry. Because the articles are drawn from an encyclopedia, they are easily accessible to interested member...[Read More]



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Die fabelhafte Welt der Ameisen , Christina Grätz & Manuela Kupfer


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Politics & Current Events,Biographies & Memoirs,Ecology,Environment,Arts & Entertainment,Art & Architecture,Urban Planning,Historical > Sustainability | Published on 05/Nov/2018 07:32

2019-03-25T07:00:00Z
»Ich liebe den Geruch von Ameisensäure.« (Christina Grätz)

Sie bringen mehr Biomasse auf die Waage als alle Säugetiere der Welt zusammen, und doch stehen sie auf der Roten Liste. Ameisen sind in Deutschland hochgradig gefährdet. Damit sie überleben, gibt es besondere Menschen: Ameisenumsiedler. Immer, wenn Bauprojekte eine Kolonie gefährden, treten sie in...[Read More]



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Introducing the environment: ecology and ecosystems - for iBooks , The Open University


Published in: itune > Technology,Technology,Podcasts > Sustainability | Published on 13/Aug/2018 21:12

2011-06-05T23:20:00Z USA



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Ecology , UC Davis


Published in: itune > Science & Medicine,Science & Medicine,Podcasts > Sustainability | Published on 13/Aug/2018 18:39

2009-04-16T17:03:00Z USA



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Sex, Ecology, Spirituality , Ken Wilber


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Religion & Spirituality,Health, Mind & Body,Psychology > Sustainability | Published on 11/Aug/2018 03:00

1995-02-28T08:00:00Z
In this tour de force of scholarship and vision, Ken Wilber traces the course of evolution from matter to life to mind and describes the common patterns that evolution takes in all three of these domains. From the emergence of mind, he traces the evolution of human consciousness through its major stages of growth and development. He particularly focuses on modernity...[Read More]



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¿Tenemos derecho a un futuro? , Fabrizzio Guerrero


Published in: itune > Reference,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 08/Aug/2018 08:49

2016-10-13T07:00:00Z
La naturaleza, el medioambiente y los seres que lo pueblan se han soñado en pesadillas distópicas o en idílicos paisajes consagrados por la ciencia ficción. Del análisis de la literatura, el cine y los productos culturales se vale la ecocrítica para descubrir los valores que el ser humano le ha asignado a la naturaleza y a su lugar en el mundo, para cuestionar el pa...[Read More]



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Extinction in Our Times , James P. Collins, Martha L. Crump & Thomas E. Lovejoy III


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > Sustainability | Published on 01/Aug/2018 01:30

2009-07-07T07:00:00Z
For over 350 million years, thousands of species of amphibians have lived on earth, but since the 1990s they have been disappearing at an alarming rate, in many cases quite suddenly and mysteriously. What is causing these extinctions? What role do human actions play in them? What do they tell us about the overall state of biodiversity on the planet? In Extinction in...[Read More]



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