2018-09-01T07:00:00Z
'Any fool can destroy trees. They cannot run away ... God has cared for these trees ... but he cannot save them from fools - only Uncle Sam can do that.'

First published in 1901, Our National Parks is possibly the bestselling book of Muir's wilderness-discovery titles and was certainly the most influential published in his lif...[Read More]



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The Ecology of Imagination in Childhood , Edith Cobb


Published in: itune > Education,Books,Professional & Technical,Biographies & Memoirs > Environment care | Published on 28/Jan/2019 20:03

2015-11-27T08:00:00Z
Is genius shaped by the imagination of childhood? Edith Cobb's collection of autobiographies and biographies of creative people, as well as her observations of children's play, suggest just that. She sees the child to be innately connected with the natural world. Inner powers alone do not further the imagination. Her book remains a groundbreaking philosophical medit...[Read More]



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Die fabelhafte Welt der Ameisen , Christina Gr?tz & Manuela Kupfer


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Politics & Current Events,Biographies & Memoirs,Ecology,Environment,Arts & Entertainment,Art & Architecture,Urban Planning,Historical > Sustainability | Published on 05/Nov/2018 07:32

2019-03-20T07:00:00Z
?Ich liebe den Geruch von Ameisens?ure.? (Christina Gr?tz)

Sie bringen mehr Biomasse auf die Waage als alle S?ugetiere der Welt zusammen, und doch stehen sie auf der Roten Liste. Ameisen sind in Deutschland hochgradig gef?hrdet. Damit sie ?berleben, gibt es besondere Menschen: Ameisenumsiedler. Immer, wenn Bauprojekte eine Kolonie gef?hrden, treten sie in...[Read More]



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The Mountains of California , John Muir


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Environment,Ecology,Biographies & Memoirs > global warming | Published on 24/Sep/2018 19:09

2018-09-01T07:00:00Z
'How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains! To behold this alone is worth the pains of any excursion a thousand times over.'

John Muir is known internationally for his dedication to protecting the environment and for founding The Sierra Club in 1892. His first book, as Muir authority Terry Gifford writes in the forewo...[Read More]



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Recovering Bookchin , Andy Price


Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,Politics & Current Events,Biographies & Memoirs > global warming | Published on 24/Sep/2018 02:27

2012-10-19T07:00:00Z
Through an extensive body of political and philosophical ideas he called social ecology, Murray Bookchin (1921-2006) elucidated one of the first intellectual responses to the ecological crisis. However, over the last two decades of his life Bookchin's ideas slipped from focus, obscured by the emergence of a crude caricature that portrayed him as a dogmatic sectarian...[Read More]



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Meine Kühe sind hübsch, weil sie Blumen fressen , Paul Bedel, Catherine Ecole-Boivin, Isabella Roth & Elisabeth Liebl


Published in: itune > Family & Relationships,Books,Nonfiction,Science & Nature,Nature,Environment,Ecology,Biographies & Memoirs > Ecology | Published on 15/Aug/2018 08:03

2018-08-31T07:00:00Z
»Mit den einfachsten Dingen ist man am glücklichsten.«

Paul Bedel entführt uns in eine Welt, wie sie heute kaum mehr zu finden ist: Auf anrührende Weise erzählt er von seinem Leben als einfacher Bauer, seiner Achtung vor der Natur, von seinen Kühen, die alle einen Namen hatten, der zu ihrem Charakter passte, von seinem Gemüse, das er nie mit Pesti...[Read More]



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Wild Card Quilt , Janisse Ray


Published in: itune > Biographies & Memoirs,Books,Science & Nature,Nature > Ecology | Published on 28/Jul/2018 18:57

2003-04-01T08:00:00Z
Seventeen years after she'd left home "for good," Janisse Ray pointed her truck away from Montana and back to the small southern town where she was born. Wild Card Quilt is the story, by turns hilarious, heartbreaking, and ambitious, of the adventures of returning home. For Ray, it is a story of linking the ecology of people with the ecology of place ? of rec...[Read More]



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Aldo Leopold: A Sand County Almanac & Other Writings on Conservation and Ecology (LOA #238) , Aldo Leopold & Curt Meine


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Biographies & Memoirs > recycling | Published on 13/Jun/2018 16:22

2013-03-21T07:00:00Z
Since his death in 1948, Aldo Leopold has been increasingly recognized as one of the indispensable figures of American environmentalism. A pioneering forester, sportsman, wildlife manager, and ecologist, he was also a gifted writer whose farsighted land ethic is proving increasingly relevant in our own time. Now, Leopold's essential contributions to our literature--...[Read More]



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2018-01-02T08:00:00Z
The life story of John P. Allen, inventor of the largest laboratory for global ecology ever built and one of the most luminous minds of our time. Contained within a magnificently designed air-tight glass-and-steel-framed setting, Biosphere 2 covered three acres of Arizona desert and included models of seven biomes: an ocean with coral reef, marsh, rainforest, savann...[Read More]



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2015-09-28T07:00:00Z
Bewusst anders leben

Öko-Pionier und Basic-Gründer Georg Schweisfurth erklärt, was jeder einzelne tun kann, um nachhaltig und klimaneutral zu handeln, bewusst zu konsumieren und dabei soziale, ökologische und ethische Verantwortung zu übernehmen. Er hinterfragt die Art, wie wir kaufen, essen, wohnen, reisen, leben und zeigt, was wir daran verbessern ...[Read More]



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