343 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2013-06-29 Generations of plant scientists have been fascinated by alpine plant lifean ecosystem that experiences dramatic climatic gradients over a very short distance. This comprehensive book examines a wide range of topics including alpine climate and soils, plant distribution and the treeline phenomenon, plant stress an...[Read More]
2011-10-04T07:00:00Z The Industrial Revolution, powered by oil and other fossil fuels, is spiraling into a dangerous endgame. The price of gas and food are climbing, unemployment remains high, the housing market has tanked, consumer and government debt is soaring, and the recovery is slowing. Facing the prospect of a second collapse of the global economy, humanity is desperate for a sus...[Read More]
2019-10-13T07:00:00Z Savannah has consistently been named one of "America's Favorite Cities" by Travel + Leisure. In 2012, the magazine rated Savannah highest in "Quality of Life and Visitor Experience."
Savannah was also ranked first for "Public Parks and Outdoor Access," visiting in the all and as "a romantic escape."
2016-05-25T07:00:00Z This early work by Alfred Russel Wallace was originally published in 1857 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'On the Natural History of the Aru Islands' is an article detailing the discoveries of new bird and insect life that Wallace made on his travels to the Aru Islands. Alfred Russel Wallace was born on 8th January 182...[Read More]
2019-08-27T07:00:00Z The most up-to-date and authoritative resource on the biology and evolution of solitary bees
While social bees such as honey bees and bumble bees are familiar to most people, they comprise less than 10 percent of all bee species in the world. The vast majority of bees lead solitary lives, surviving without the help of a hive and using their own res...[Read More]
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Welcome to Evolutionary Biology.
Evolutionary biology is the subfield of biology that studies the evolutionary processes that produced the diversity of life on Earth starting from a single origin of life. These processes include the descent of species, and the origin of new species.
(1) This is one of several sister groups I have started to engage in topics th...[Read More]
Welcome to KENYANS FOR SUSTAINABLE WILDLIFE CONSERVATION (K4SWC)
This is a welcome notice to all human of this globe that we'll inherited and continue to borrow from our next coming generations so that we maintain an intergenerational sustainable livelihood. K4SWC act in their human position, to promote a sustainable wildlife conservation by create dialogue in order to create solutions for persis...[Read More]
Air Pollution Reference Measurement Methods and Systems Proceedings of the international workshop, Bilthoven, December 12-16, 1977 / organised by the National Institute of Public Health, Bilthoven, The Netherlands and co-sponsored by the World Health Organization