476 pages , CRC Press , 2015-06-11 The awareness of environment protection is a great achievement of humans; an expression of self-awareness. Even though the idea of living while protecting the environment is not new, it has never been so widely and deeply practiced by any nations in history like it is today. From the late 90s in the last century, the surprisingly fast d...[Read More]
170 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2003-09-12 This carefully structured laboratory manual explores, by means of computer simulations, the key areas of population dynamics through time. Using simply presented exercises, it teaches the programming and analysing skills students need for creating their own models of population change. In this way, readers can contribute constru...[Read More]
214 pages , Springer , 2016-05-06 This book traces the aesthetic of wonder from the romantic period through contemporary philosophy and literature, arguing for its relevance to ecological consciousness. Most ecocritical scholarship tends to overshadow discussions of wonder with the sublime, failing to treat these two aesthetic categories as distinct. As a result, contemp...[Read More]
304 pages , Simon and Schuster , 2008-09-04 Dr Francis S. Collins, head of the Human Genome Project, is one of the world's leading scientists, working at the cutting edge of the study of DNA, the code of life. Yet he is also a man of unshakable faith in God. How does he reconcile the seemingly unreconcilable? In THE LANGUAGE OF GOD he explains his own journey from atheis...[Read More]
For friends of Permahome [www.facebook.com/permahome] to discuss the design, techniques, architecture, land and social issues relating to a sustainable living and permaculture lifestyle in general.
This includes the supply of services and the use of off-grid technologies and adaptation of techniques to local on site climatic conditions to ensure designs and structures that are constructed in a c...[Read More]