2009-10-19T07:00:00Z Robert H. MacArthur and Edward O. Wilson's The Theory of Island Biogeography, first published by Princeton in 1967, is one of the most influential books on ecology and evolution to appear in the past half century. By developing a general mathematical theory to explain a crucial ecological problem--the regulation of species diversity in island populations--the...[Read More]
158 pages , BoD – Books on Demand , 2018-06-06 The main scope of this study is to emphasize exergy efficiency in all fields of industry. The chapters collected in the book are contributed by invited researchers with a long-standing experience in different research areas. I hope that the material presented here is understandable to a wide audience, not only energy engin...[Read More]
200 pages , Canon Press & Book Service , 2019-09-10 We have been shockingly bad at using our Bibles and our brains when it comes to conservation and the environment. Unhinged environmentalism is not the answer, but neither are ignorance and apathy. It's time for something different. ?Christian responsibility for the natural world goes back to the very beginning, when...[Read More]
288 pages , Routledge , 2004-08-19 Existing patterns of urbanization are unsustainable in the long run. Current development practices consume enormous amounts of land and resources, damage local ecosystems, produce pollutants, create huge inequalities between groups of people and undermine local community and quality of life. Unfortunately planning has itself led to many...[Read More]
260 pages , Routledge , 2014-09-19 Cities are home to the most consequential current attempts at human adaptation and they provide one possible focus for the flourishing of life on this planet. However, for this to be realized in more than an ad hoc way, a substantial rethinking of current approaches and practices needs to occur. Urban Sustainability in Theory and Practi...[Read More]
257 pages , CRC Press , 2020 "This book endeavours to support sustainable clean energy technology and green fuel for clean combustion by reviewing the pros and cons of currently available technologies on biodiesel production from biomass sources, recent injection strategy, low-temperature combustion technology and biofuels derived from biomass sources. Discussed topics i...[Read More]
2020-08-03T07:00:00Z My last publications are a radical departure from my previous efforts' Instead of focusing on we saw rigs, we walked here and we ate this, my content is now centered on the history and science verse, including the anthropology, archeology, culture, ecosystems, geology, natural history and wildlife biology.