664 pages , CRC Press , 2001-09-25 Functions as a self-study guide for engineers and as a textbook for nonengineering students and engineering students, emphasizing generic forms of differential equations, applying approximate solution techniques to examples, and progressing to specific physical problems in modular, self-contained chapters that integrate into the text or...[Read More]
2019-05-21T07:00:00Z Known as the original "Snakemaster" from his various television shows, Austin Stevens is one of the most famous herpetologists in the world. From his show Austin Stevens: Snakemaster on Animal Planet to his many appearances in the media, Stevens is known as an incredibly smart, yet incredibly insane animal lover.
2019-06-17T07:00:00Z This open access book features essays written by philosophers, biologists, ecologists and conservation scientists facing the current biodiversity crisis. Despite increasing communication, accelerating policy and management responses, and notwithstanding improving ecosystem assessment and endangered species knowledge, conserving biodiversity continues to be more a co...[Read More]
400 pages , Princeton Review , 2017-08 EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Environmental Science Exam with this comprehensive study guide--including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, access to our AP Connect portal online, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations. Writt...[Read More]
53 pages , DIANE Publishing , 1996-06-01 Contains a selection of articles illustrating the beginning of an industrial ecology research program at Livermore National Laboratory. Topics addressed include: technological issues involved with the automobile, improved economic & environmental efficiency through better engineering, understanding the links between human economic...[Read More]
Climate change has had a significant direct effect on terrestrial animals, by being a major driver of the processes of speciation and extinction. The best known example of this is the Carboniferous Rainforest Collapse which occurred 350 million years ago. This event decimated amphibian populations and spurred on the evolution of reptiles.
Climate change is a natural event that has occurred through...[Read More]
264 pages , NYU Press , 2014-03-14 In 1924, IBM built its first plant in Endicott, New York. Now, Endicott is a contested toxic waste site. With its landscape thoroughly contaminated by carcinogens, Endicott is the subject of one of the nationâ€™s largest corporate-state mitigation efforts. Yet despite the efforts of IBM and the U.S. government, Endicott residents r...[Read More]
32 pages , Dorling Kindersley Ltd , 2013-03-01 Earth Smart, now in ebook format. Follow the story of two children journeying around a town, learning about the environment and how to care for it. Find out how we can all make our world a cleaner, healthier place to live. DK Readers are part of a four-level highly pictorial reading scheme, which uses lively illustrations an...[Read More]