608 pages , Penguin UK , 2013-03-21 From the author of Guns, Germs and Steel, Jared Diamond's Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive is a visionary study of the mysterious downfall of past civilizations. Now in a revised edition with a new afterword, Jared Diamond's Collapse uncovers the secret behind why some societies flourish, while others founder - and wha...[Read More]
306 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2009-06-10 This book reviews the sources of the air pollutants responsible for building damage and the mechanisms involved. Studies investigating the relationships between pollution concentration (dose) and the resulting damage (response) are described and the latest research findings for dose-response functions are present...[Read More]
692 pages , National Academies , 1988-01-01 Since enactment of the Clean Air Act in 1970, our air is measurable cleaner, a fact due in part to significant reductions in automotive emisssions-hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide, and oxides of nitrogen. yet how successful have our control policies been from a public health standpoint? A timely and authoritative technical resourc...[Read More]
bee population decline
Christian SchwÃ¤gerl (2016). "What's Causing the Sharp Decline in Insects, and Why It Matters". Insect populations are declining dramatically in many parts of the world, recent studies show. Researchers say various factors, from monoculture farming to habitat loss, are to blame for the plight of...[Read More]
Environmental Chatroom - Purpose
This is a serious, but friendly group and an exclusive platform designed to promote Awareness, Education and to invite discussion, with appropriate ideas and possible solutions to protect and to, where possible, correct the balances of our FRAGILE Worldwide Environment.
We encourage many current Environmental Organisations to join us, to inform and exchang...[Read More]