Climate Conflict How Global Warming Threatens Security and What to Do about It

Published in: Google Books > History > global warming | Published on 12/Jul/2018 12:41

168 pages , Routledge , 2010-10-18
Climate change has been a key factor in the rise and fall of societies and states from prehistory to the recent fighting in the Sudanese state of Darfur. It drives instability, conflict and collapse, but also expansion and reorganisation. The ways cultures have met the climate challenge provide lessons for how the modern world can handl...[Read More]

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Handbook of Plastics Recycling

Published in: Google Books > Science > recycling | Published on 04/Jul/2018 08:01

442 pages , iSmithers Rapra Publishing , 2002-01-01
This book discusses some of the state-of-the-art techniques of recycling post-consumer plastic materials and focuses on mechanical recycling, chemical recycling and energy recovery. The book is intended for all those who are interested in recycling of post consumer plastic waste. Although, this book discusses technical ...[Read More]

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Pollution And Its Types

Published in: youtube > TutorVista > pollution | Published on 19/Jun/2018 05:48

Follow us at: Check us out at Different Types of Pollution There are nine basic...

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Measuring Plant Diversity , Thomas J. Stohlgren

Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > global warming | Published on 31/May/2018 21:05

Ecologists interested in assessing landscapes and ecosystems must measure biomass, cover, and the density or frequency of various key species. Recently, sampling designs for measuring species richness and diversity, patterns of plant diversity, species-environment relationships, and species distributions have become fine-grained, as it has become increasingly import...[Read More]

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Transport Modeling for Environmental Engineers and Scientists

Published in: Google Books > Science > environmental engineering | Published on 16/May/2018 05:31

664 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2011-09-20
Transport Modeling for Environmental Engineers and Scientists, Second Edition, builds on integrated transport courses in chemical engineering curricula, demonstrating the underlying unity of mass and momentum transport processes. It describes how these processes underlie the mechanics common to both pollutant transport and pollu...[Read More]

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Gas Chromatography in Air Pollution Analysis

Published in: Google Books > Science > pollution | Published on 12/Apr/2018 13:31

210 pages , Elsevier , 1991-04-25
Air pollution determination is one of the most important fields of gas chromatography application in practice. This book provides a systematic description of the main stages of air pollution determination, ranging from sampling problems to the quantitative estimation of the acquired data. Special attention is paid to the problem of gas, ...[Read More]

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Watch 131 Years of Global Warming in 26 Seconds

Published in: youtube > climatecentraldotorg > global warming | Published on 02/Apr/2018 01:41

While temperatures soared for many this summer, this video takes the longer historical view. It comes to us from our friends at NASA and is an amazing 26-second animation depicting how temperatures...

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Value-action gap

Published in: wikipedia > english > Value-action gap | Published on 21/Mar/2018 04:37

The value-action gap is the space that occurs when the values (personal and cultural) or attitudes of an individual do not correlate to his or her actions. More generally, it is the difference between what people say and what people do. The phrase is associated with environmental geography, relating to attitudes and behaviors surrounding environmental issues. Usually attitudes affect behavior; how...[Read More]

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Environmental Science students at the Onkaparinga River - University of South Australia

Published in: youtube > University of South Australia > environmental science | Published on 15/Mar/2018 08:06

On their second day of activities, UniSA Environmental Science students go on a field trip to the Onkaparinga River and Estuary. This field-trip is designed to engage students through experiential...

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Javier Herrera Ecoideales Joyeria Artesanal ECOLOGICAL JEWELERY

Published in: youtube > Javier Herrera > Ecology | Published on 07/Mar/2018 20:25

aplico las técnicas de la joyería a materiales reciclables

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Geothermal, Wind and Solar Energy Applications in Agriculture and Aquaculture

Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 18/Feb/2018 23:07

362 pages , CRC Press , 2017-08-02
The agri-food chain consumes about one third of the world’s energy production with about 12\% of it for crop production and nearly 80\% for processing, distribution, retail, preparation and cooking. The agri-food chain also accounts for 80-90\% of total global freshwater use where 70\% alone is for irrigation. Additionally, on a globa...[Read More]

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Children and Families in the Social Environment

Published in: Google Books > SOCIAL SCIENCE > Environment care | Published on 12/Feb/2018 11:22

Transaction Publishers , 1982
The first edition of this volume successfully applied Bronfenbrenner's "micro-systems" taxonomy to childrearing and family life. Emphasizing how forces in the environment influence children's behavior, Garbarino has staked out an intermediate position between the psychoanalytic and the systems approach to human development. Taking cognizance of new ...[Read More]

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