226 pages , 2017-01-18 We have reached a stage where 90\% of the fresh water supplies, oceans, and atmosphere have been contaminated to a point of no return, decimating the animal and marine life on this planet, and the remaining percentage will be extinct within two more decades if it isn't stopped. Man Made Global Warming must be stopped!
2016-07-22T07:00:00Z Most of the world's population lives on or near the coasts. Every nation not completely landlocked has used the sea as its supposedly self-cleansing garbage dump. Now the effects are being felt. There is not a coast in the world which is not dangerously polluted. Sewage, oil, plastics, industrial effluents, radioactive waste have been added to ungoverned development...[Read More]
386 pages , National Academies Press , 2008-01-22 The United States and China are the top two energy consumers in the world. As a consequence, they are also the top two emitters of numerous air pollutants which have local, regional, and global impacts. Urbanization has led to serious air pollution problems in U.S. and Chinese cities; although U.S. cities continues to fac...[Read More]
323 pages , Springer , 2017-11-23 This edited volume explores the different and seminal ways colours matter to philosophy. Each chapter provides an insightful analysis of one or more cases in which colours raise philosophical problems in different areas and periods of philosophy. This historically informed discussion examines both logical and linguistic aspects, covering...[Read More]
328 pages , Routledge , 2013-01-11 Volume 3: Managing the Ecosystem focuses on those ecosystems in which human intervention has been or continues to be predominant, specifically within cities and rural areas.
478 pages , Black Rose Books Ltd. , 1979 A classic. A comprehensive and accessible presentation of the ins-and-outs of nuclear power. It includes explanations of nuclear plant operation, the fuel cycle, health and safety hazards, the economics and politics of nuclear power, international anti-nuclear programs, and alternative energy sources.
356 pages , Ten Speed Press , 2011-03-09 Mycelium Running is a manual for the mycological rescue of the planet. That’s right: growing more mushrooms may be the best thing we can do to save the environment, and in this groundbreaking text from mushroom expert Paul Stamets, you’ll find out how. The basic science goes like this: Microscopic cells called “mycelium”--...[Read More]
Do you want to know what is an Ecological Niche Model and how to calculate it? Do you want to use ecological niche models to support a species' description? Or to evaluate niche conservatism inside a taxonomical group? This course will teach you the base theory of ecological niche modelling and its main methodologies. By the end of this 5-day practical course, you will have the capacity to perform...[Read More]
158 pages , Tournesol Conseils , 2002 Transport poses a dilemma in that it is necessary for economic and social development, yet it is associated with environmental degradation, especially with regard to atmospheric pollution. Demand for transport services is expected to grow considerably as economic growth occurs in developing countries, incomes rise, the trend toward u...[Read More]