A Deep Ecology of the Heart , John Seed


Published in: itune > Nonfiction, > green energy | Published on 03/Dec/2019 04:11

? ? 2006 New Dimensions Foundation 2006-05-30T07:00:00Z USA
John Seed travels the world in service to the earth. As a founding father of the Deep Ecology movement, he's noticed that "we speak of 'the environment,' which makes it sound as though this is something that's far away from us. But if we hold our breath for a few minutes while we consider the matter, we quickly re...[Read More]



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The Ecology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Unabridged) , DK


Published in: itune > Nonfiction, > green energy | Published on 02/Dec/2019 06:27

2019-11-05T08:00:00Z USA
Explore ecology in this accessible introduction to how the natural world works and how we have started to understand the environment, ecosystems, and climate change.

Using a bold, graphic-led approach, The Ecology Book explores and explains over 85 of the key ideas, movements, and acts that have defined ecology and ecological thou...[Read More]



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2019-09-24T07:00:00Z
? J'ai des choses ? dire ? mes enfants... ?

Invit? par la for?t amazonienne ? lui pr?ter sa plume, Laurent Huguelit nous fait d?couvrir l'enseignement de ce grand esprit que les peuples indig?nes appellent ? Madre ? - la M?re.
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C'est lors d'un s?jour en Amazonie que l'auteur a ?t? d?sign? porte-parole de la grande for?t par...[Read More]



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Stuffed and Starved , Raj Patel


Published in: itune > Social Science,Books,Nonfiction,Politics & Current Events > environmental management | Published on 25/Nov/2019 15:40

2008-04-01T07:00:00Z
Completely updated and revised edition of one of the most widely-praised food books of recent years.
 
It's a perverse fact of modern life: There are more starving people in the world than ever before, while there are also more people who are overweight.

To find out how we got to this point and what we can do about it, Raj Patel l...[Read More]



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2017-07-07T07:00:00Z
Behind us is a giant volcanic crater called Haleakal?. Along with Kilauea and Mauna Loa, they're the stuff that Hawai'i is made of. The word here is vulcanism, and in these islands, it's as much a threat to human life as are tsunamis and typhoons.

As a boy sitting in Mr. Coy Mabe's 8th grade earth science class, I was bored by...[Read More]



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2019-10-16T07:00:00Z
We just know that readers all across the world are going to ask, "Just what does the motion picture Titanic have to do with this publication?" It has much to do with it. 

It was from Southampton, our port of departure and return that the ill-fated ship also departed in April of 1912, sinking and sending 1,500 passengers to their horrible deat...[Read More]



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Farm City , Novella Carpenter


Published in: itune > Biographies & Memoirs,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,Professional & Technical,Engineering > environmental education | Published on 04/Nov/2019 06:02

2009-06-11T07:00:00Z
Urban and rural collide in this wry, inspiring memoir of a woman who turned a vacant lot in downtown Oakland into a thriving farm

Novella Carpenter loves cities-the culture, the crowds, the energy. At the same time, she can't shake the fact that she is the daughter of two back-to-the-land hippies who taught her to love nature and eat vegetables. Am...[Read More]



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2010-05-11T07:00:00Z
The story of two generations of scientific explorers in South America--Richard Evans Schultes and his prot?g? Wade Davis--an epic tale of adventure and a compelling work of natural history.

In 1941, Professor Richard Evan Schultes took a leave from Harvard and disappeared into the Amazon, where he spent the next twelve years mapping uncharted rivers and l...[Read More]



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Beyond the Sling , Mayim Bialik


Published in: itune > Parenting,Books,Nonfiction,Family & Relationships,Self-Development,Psychology > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 06:25

2012-03-06T08:00:00Z
A real-world guide to Attachment Parenting from the Big Bang Theory actress, neuroscientist, and mother Mayim Bialik--a book hailed by Dr. William Sears as "delightful" and by Ricki Lake as "a fantastic guide to birth and parenting that is packed with invaluable wisdom."

Mayim Bialik was the child star of the popular 1990s TV sitcom Blossom,...[Read More]



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The Green Collar Economy , Van Jones


Published in: itune > Business & Personal Finance,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Nonfiction,Social Science > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 02:06

2009-10-06T07:00:00Z
"Steadily--by redefining green--Jones is making sure that our planet and our people will not just survive but also thrive in a clean-energy economy."
--Leonardo DiCaprio

A New York Times bestseller, The Green Collar Economy by award-winning human rights activist and environmental leader Van Jones delivers a much-needed economic and environmental s...[Read More]



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This Could Be Our Future , Yancey Strickler


Published in: itune > Social Science,Books,Nonfiction,Business & Personal Finance,Politics & Current Events,Political Science > green energy | Published on 07/Oct/2019 08:17

2019-10-29T07:00:00Z
A vision for building a society that looks beyond money and toward maximizing the values that make life worth living, from the cofounder of Kickstarter

Western society is trapped by three assumptions: 1) That the point of life is to maximize your self-interest and wealth, 2) That we're individuals trapped in an adversarial world, and 3) That this i...[Read More]



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The God Species , Mark Lynas


Published in: itune > Environment,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Nonfiction,Social Science > environmental engineering | Published on 01/Oct/2019 06:36

2011-10-04T07:00:00Z
We humans are the God species, both the creators and destroyers of life on this planet. As we enter a new geological era - the Anthropocene - our collective power now overwhelms and dominates the major forces of nature.

But from the water cycle to the circulation of nitrogen and carbon through the entire Earth system, we are coming dangerously close to d...[Read More]



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