2016-07-16T07:00:00Z O'Neill Public School 8th grade science class teaches about the ecology of their local area through easily understood character narration. Designed for elementary aged learners as a introduction to basic life science concepts dealing with ecology.
614 pages , CRC Press , 2013-02-25 Fundamentals of Environmental and Toxicological Chemistry: Sustainable Science, Fourth Edition covers university-level environmental chemistry, with toxicological chemistry integrated throughout the book. This new edition of a bestseller provides an updated text with an increased emphasis on sustainability and green chemistry. It is org...[Read More]
536 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2011-06-28 Sustainable Development in Practice: Case Studies for Engineers and Scientists, Second Edition explores the concept of sustainable development and its implications for science and engineering. It looks at how sustainability criteria can be combined with traditional scientific and engineering considerations to design and operate ...[Read More]
Sustainable Queenstown is about connecting people to people, people to the environment and people to ideas. We are a group of like-minded locals engaging the community in actively seeking sustainable solutions through collaboration, connectedness and fun events. We are always on the hunt for change-agents, so if you are a rebel with a cause, come and join us!
This group is set up to discuss, shar...[Read More]
591 pages , Nova Science Pub Incorporated , 2013-01-01 This book aims to provide a friendly and comprehensive tool in the study of the key issues of Renewable Energy Systems, in order to gain a deeper insight in this broad field through thematic investigations, and, finally, to become able to design competitive innovations and intelligent applications of Renewable Energy...[Read More]
The Armley asbestos disaster is an ongoing health issue originating in Armley, a suburb of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. Described by Dr. Geoffrey Tweedale as a "social disaster", it involved the contamination with asbestos dust of an area consisting of around 1,000 houses in the Armley Lodge area of the city.
The contamination was the result of the activities of a local asbestos factory, part o...[Read More]
Transition scenarios are descriptions of future states which combine a future image with an account of the changes that would need to occur to reach that future. These two elements are often created in a two-step process where the future image is created first (envisioning) followed by an exploration of the alternative pathways available to reach the future goal (backcasting). Both these processes...[Read More]