2010-02-04T08:00:00Z Visionary social thinker Joel Kotkin looks ahead to America in 2050, revealing how the addition of one hundred million Americans by midcentury will transform how we all live, work, and prosper.
In stark contrast to the rest of the world's advanced nations, the United States is growing at a record rate and, according to census projections, will ...[Read More]
2019-04-16T07:00:00Z Sow the seeds of science and wonder and inspire the next generation of Earth stewards
The world needs young people to grow into strong, scientifically literate environmental stewards. Learning gardens are great places to build this knowledge, yet until now there has been a lack of a multi-grade curriculum for school-wide teaching aimed at fostering a con...[Read More]
504 pages , SAGE Publications , 2011-05-03 Green Ethics and Philosophy: An A-to-Z Guide covers the moral relationship between humans and their natural environment, specifically targeting the contemporary green movement. Since the 1960s, green ethics and philosophies have helped give birth to the civil rights, feminist, and gay rights movements, as well as contemporary en...[Read More]
464 pages , Elsevier , 2005-08-23 This edited volume in the Theoretical Ecology series addresses the historical development and evolution of theoretical ideas in the field of ecology. Not only does Ecological Paradigms Lost recount the history of the discipline by practitioners of the science of ecology, it includes commentary on these historical reflections by philosoph...[Read More]
454 pages , Vulkan-Verlag GmbH , 2006 The range of useful books and other publications on furnace engineering, thermodynamics and process engineering is vast. The specialized practitioner, however, is obliged, generally with some degree of effort, to filter out the information and processes for heat treatment of specific materials that are relevant to his or her needs. T...[Read More]
761 pages , 2013 Containing the proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Civil, Transportation and Environmental Engineering (CTEE2012) held in Nanjing, China the book covers civil engineering, transportation engineering, architecture and building materials and environmental engineering. Contributions come from researchers, educators, engineers, and government officia...[Read More]
The northern riverine forest is a type of forest ecology most dominant along waterways in the northeastern and north-central United States and bordering areas of Canada. Key species include willow, elm, American sycamore, painted trillium, goldthread, common wood-sorrel, pink lady's-slipper, wild sarsaparilla, and cottonwood.
One of the distinct ecosystems is the Riverine Forest. These are found o...[Read More]
112 pages , Zondervan/Youth Specialties , 2010-12-21 Start Discussions That Matter to Your High Schoolers About God. About themselves, their, beliefs, their questions, their lives.[Burst: More than a quarter-million copies sold in this series!]More High School TalkSheets—Updated! contains the same kind of provocative, compelling, discussion-starting questions that are ...[Read More]