Why Size Matters , John Tyler Bonner

Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Biology,Ecology,Nature > global warming | Published on 24/May/2021 20:59

John Tyler Bonner, one of our most distinguished and creative biologists, here offers a completely new perspective on the role of size in biology. In his hallmark friendly style, he explores the universal impact of being the right size. By examining stories ranging from Alice in Wonderland to Gulliver's Travels, he shows that humans have always been fascinated by th...[Read More]

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Metacommunity Ecology, Volume 59 , Mathew A. Leibold & Jonathan M. Chase

Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Biology > global warming | Published on 24/May/2021 08:31

Metacommunity ecology links smaller-scale processes that have been the provenance of population and community ecology--such as birth-death processes, species interactions, selection, and stochasticity--with larger-scale issues such as dispersal and habitat heterogeneity. Until now, the field has focused on evaluating the relative importance of distinct processes, wi...[Read More]

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A Brief History of Earth , Andrew H. Knoll

Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Geology > global warming | Published on 24/May/2021 06:49

"A sublime chronicle of our planet." -Booklist, STARRED review

A primer for every Earth resident, by Harvard's acclaimed geologist

How well do you know the ground beneath your feet? 

Odds are, where you're standing was once cooking under a roiling sea of lava, crushed by a towering sheet of ice, rocked by a nearby mete...[Read More]

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The Jehol Fossils , Mee-mann Chang, Pei-ji Chen, Yuan Wang & Yuan-qing Wang

Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Ecology,Earth Sciences > global warming | Published on 24/May/2021 02:40

No other single volume reference to the Jehol site and its fossils exists and nowhere is there such a collection of fine photos of the fossils concerned. This book has pieced together the most up-to-date information on the Jehol Biota, a place that has shown the world some of the most astonishing fossil finds including the first complete skeleton of Archaeopteryx in...[Read More]

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The Medea Hypothesis , Peter Ward

Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Nature,Ecology > global warming | Published on 24/May/2021 02:14

In The Medea Hypothesis, renowned paleontologist Peter Ward proposes a revolutionary and provocative vision of life's relationship with the Earth's biosphere--one that has frightening implications for our future, yet also offers hope. Using the latest discoveries from the geological record, he argues that life might be its own worst enemy. This stands in star...[Read More]

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Nature's Compass , James L. Gould & Carol Grant Gould

Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Biology,Nature > global warming | Published on 23/May/2021 18:28

The mysterious and remarkable ways that animals navigate

We know that animals cross miles of water, land, and sky with pinpoint precision on a daily basis. But it is only in recent years that scientists have learned how these astounding feats of navigation are actually accomplished. With colorful and thorough detail, Nature's Compass explore...[Read More]

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A World Without Water (Global Warming Documentary)

Published in: youtube > Real Stories > global warming | Published on 18/May/2021 01:36

This film investigates the future of the world's water, and paints a disturbing picture of a world running out of the most basic of life's essentials. 8 year old Vanessa ...

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Climate change: Earth's giant game of Tetris - Joss Fong

Published in: youtube > TED-Ed > global warming | Published on 18/May/2021 00:07

There's a game of Tetris happening on a global scale: The playing space is planet Earth, and all those pesky, stacking blocks represent carbon dioxide -- a ...

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DOCUMENTARY: Climate skeptic examines what scientists know and how they know it

Published in: youtube > Verify Road Trip > global warming | Published on 17/May/2021 23:44

Many call climate change the defining crisis of our time. In Texas, where we live, climate change is making heatwaves hotter, hurricanes stronger and droughts ...

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Cut for Time: Climate Change (Kumail Nanjiani) - SNL

Published in: youtube > Saturday Night Live > global warming | Published on 17/May/2021 21:56

Actor Blake Vilanti (Beck Bennett) teams up with Dr. Robert Khan (Kumail Nanjiani) to save the earth. #SNL #SNL43 Subscribe to SNL: https://goo.gl/tUsXwM ...

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Climate Scientist Reviews Global Warming Movies

Published in: youtube > BuzzFeedVideo > global warming | Published on 17/May/2021 21:28

"There is no Planet B." Credits: https://www.buzzfeed.com/bfmp/videos/68964 Check out more awesome videos at BuzzFeedVideo! https://bit.ly/YTbuzzfeedvideo ...

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Arctic amplification: How the albedo effect speeds up global warming | Jon Gertner | Big Think

Published in: youtube > Big Think > global warming | Published on 17/May/2021 17:45

Ice is white and bright and is able to reflect solar energy back into space. When it melts and exposes dark, open ocean, that open ocean absorbs more sunlight ...

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