2019-09-17T07:00:00Z Some people reject the fact, overwhelmingly supported by scientists, that our planet is warming because of human activity. But do those of us who accept the reality of human-caused climate change truly believe it? If we did, surely we would be roused to act on what we know. Will future generations distinguish between those who didn't believe in the science of global...[Read More]
620 pages , 2007 Environmental Science, Ninth Edition, is a comprehensive presentation of environmental science for non-science majors which emphasizes critical thinking, environmental responsibility, and global awareness. This book is intended for use in a one- or two-semester course in environmental science, human ecology, or environmental studies at the college or advanced pl...[Read More]
576 pages , Barron's Educational Series , 2015 Barron's AP Environmental Science, sixth edition version offers the same in-depth review of detailed test topics and practice exams as the print edition. It includes a new diagnostic test that pinpoints the test taker's strengths and weak areas, an overview of the course, plus helpful test-taking tips and strategies, and hun...[Read More]
2012-09-13T07:00:00Z Renowned naturalist Roger Lovegrove has travelled to the world's remotest islands, from the South Seas to the Arctic Circle. They are beautiful, dangerous, and inspiring. Here he tells the story of twenty; each a self-contained habitat with a delicately-balanced ecosystem, and each its tales of humans who have settled, despoiled, or cared for them.
"There is need to establish a network of researchers and practitioners in environmental education as a way to promote active, informed and responsible citizenship, as a condition for a more peaceful, fair and ecological human society, to guarantee an equitable access to natural resources and a harmonious relationship among human beings, other living things and the planet."
KEEN aims at creating a...[Read More]