864 pages , Academic Press , 2009-05-07 We are hearing a LOT about renewable energy these days! But unlike most available resources on alternative energy that focus on politics and economic impacts, da Rosa's practical guide, Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Processes, is dedicated to explaining the scientific and technological principles and processes that enable energy...[Read More]
2013-02-07T08:00:00Z This is the first modern textbook of sensory ecology. It provides an introduction to the key ideas, theories, and examples, describes how sensory systems work, and explores the links between the senses, animal signals, behaviour, and evolution. The book also tackles mechanistic and functional questions, integrating theoretical and empirical work.
2011-10-27T07:00:00Z The researcher who discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch--and remains one of today's key advocates for plastic pollution awareness--inspires a fundamental rethinking of the modern Plastic Age.
In 1997, environmentalist Charles Moore discovered the world's largest collection of floating trash--the Great Pacific Garbage Patch ("GPGP")--whi...[Read More]
? 2016 University Press Audiobooks2016-12-30T08:00:00ZUSA Where fresh water appears to be abundant and generally accessible, chronic pollution may be relatively ignored as a public issue. Yet there are those whose lives, livelihoods, and traditions are touched directly by the destructive albeit essential relationship between humans and water. In her passionate and persua...[Read More]
Klimaforum09 - People's Climate Summit, an open and alternative climate conference in December 2009, was attended by about 50,000 people.
Environmental activists from regions of the world most affected by climate change convened in Copenhagen at Klimaforum09 with leaders such as Vandana Shiva, founder of Navdanya, Nnimmo Bassey, chair of Friends of the Earth International, and author Naomi Klein.
254 pages , Elsevier , 2013-12-27 Freemium Economics presents a practical, instructive approach to successfully implementing the freemium model into your software products by building analytics into product design from the earliest stages of development. Your freemium product generates vast volumes of data, but using that data to maximize conversion, boost retention, and...[Read More]
'Evolutionary Psychology News' is a group for the dissemination of news and discussion of Evolutionary Psychology and related topics including Biological Psychology, Social Psychology and some politics from a more scientific, cultural and/or objective perspective.
Evolutionary Psychology considers the influence of humanity's genetic inheritance as it developed in the EEA, that is, the Environment...[Read More]