The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is an intergovernmental organization with a membership of 191 Member States and Territories. It originated from the International Meteorological Organization (IMO), which was founded in 1873. Established by the ratification of the WMO Convention on 23 March 1950, WMO became the specialised agency of the United Nations for meteorology (weather and climate...[Read More]
40 pages , Penguin , 2008-03-13 The first hardcover picture book in the New York Times bestselling Ladybug Girl series, which encourages independence and creative play, and celebrates imagination for every preschool child! When Lulu puts on her ladybug costume, she becomes Ladybug Girl, a superhero who uses her imagination to have adventures right in her own backyard. He...[Read More]
2012 The development of techniques for colloidal nanoparticle synthesis has allowed scientists to fabricate materials that can manipulate light on a scale that is small even compared to the wavelength of the light itself. This ability has led to the development of myriad and diverse applications of nanostructures in wide-ranging fields. This thesis focuses on the investigation and explo...[Read More]
695 pages , 2010-08-16 Mihelcic and Zimmerman introduce the field of environmental engineering by engaging the student in the comprehensive development of basic principles as well as providing a strong focus on designing for sustainability. The breadth of content and level of treatment is appropriate for undergraduate courses in environmental engineering. By grounding their appr...[Read More]
272 pages , The Monacelli Press, LLC , 2016-07-12 KateOrff has an optimistic and transformative message aboutour world: we can bring togethersocial and ecological systems to sustainably remake ourcities and landscapes.Part monograph, part manual, part manifesto, "Toward an Urban Ecology"reconceives urban landscape design as a form of activism, demonstrating how to move b...[Read More]
240 pages , Harvard Business Review Press , 2017-02-14 Managing Your Scarcest Resources Business leaders know that the key to competitive success is smart management of scarce resources. That’s why companies allocate their financial capital so carefully. But capital today is cheap and abundant, no longer a source of advantage. The truly scarce resources now are the tim...[Read More]
Appreciate, enjoy and preserve the bio-diversity of our land. Taxonomic classification, common name, benefits(nutritional/medicinal)and their images be shared for our know how. Contribute for the present and the future generations!!
149 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2011-03-28 As one of the eighteen field-specific reports comprising the comprehensive scope of the strategic general report of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, this sub-report addresses long-range planning for developing science and technology in the field of ecological and environmental science. They each craft a roadmap f...[Read More]