258 pages , 2012 Environmental pollution is one of the major problems faced by the world community, especially in the cities of the developing countries which have experienced unbridled growth of population, urbanisation and industrialisation. Municipal services -- such as water supply and sanitation, drainage of storm water, management of solid and hazardous wastes, supply of a...[Read More]
2002 ABSTRACT: Concerns about the sustainability of our environment have resulted in a greater awareness of the need for environmental education (EE). The Belgrade Charter of 1975 defined the goal of EE as the process of developing a global population of citizens who are aware of, concerned about and willing toward the resolution of environmental problems. In 1977, the Tbilisi Declarati...[Read More]
2020-04-07T07:00:00Z What was life like on our planet long before the early humans emerged?
Paleontologist Dr. Mark P. Witton draws on the latest twenty-first century discoveries to re-create the appearances and lifestyles of extinct, fascinating species, the environments they inhabited, and the challenges they faced living on an ever-changing planet. A worthy successor to Ch...[Read More]
320 pages , The New Press , 2019-01-15 As seen in Men’s Journal, Smithsonian.com, and The Guardian The author who Jeremy Scahill calls the “quintessential unembedded reporter” visits “hot spots” around the world in a global quest to discover how we will cope with our planet’s changing ecosystems After nearly a decade overseas as a war reporter, the acclaimed ...[Read More]