252 pages , Springer , 2016-08-22 This book shows the capabilities of Microsoft Excel in teaching environmental science statistics effectively. Similar to the previously published Excel 2013 for Environmental Sciences Statistics, this book is a step-by-step exercise-driven guide for students and practitioners who need to master Excel to solve practical environmental scie...[Read More]
268 pages , Longman Trade/Caroline House , 1994 Fully revised and updated, now available in paperback, surveys the problem of air pollution and climate change, with colour plates to illustrate the effects of air pollution on the environment. The text concentrates on the mechanisms of action of air pollutants and acid rain from biological tissues to a global scale.
459 pages , Cambridge University Press , 1994-08-26 The study of the Earth and the environment requires an understanding of the physical processes within and at the surface of the Earth. This book will allow the student to develop a broad working knowledge of mechanics and its application to the earth and environmental sciences. The mathematics are introduced at a level ...[Read More]
336 pages , Tor Books , 2017-12-26 Ben Bova continues his hard SF Star Quest series which began with Death Wave and Apes and Angels. In Surivival, a human team sent to scout a few hundred lightyears in front of the death wave encounters a civilization far in advance of our own, a civilization of machine intelligences. These sentient, intelligent machines have existed for...[Read More]
245 pages , NYU Press , 2005-08-01 With the close proximity of gangs and the easy access to drugs, keeping urban neighborhoods safe from crime has long been a central concern for residents. In Clean Streets, Patrick Carr draws on five years of research in a white, working-class community on Chicagoâ€™s South side to see how they tried to keep their streets safe. Car...[Read More]
352 pages , Penguin , 2007-05-22 Now With a New Preface and Final Chapter: â€œPost-Truth: On Donald Trump and the 2016 Electionâ€ What has happened to our country and how can we fix it? We are in the midst of a deepening crisis for our democracy. After the strangest election cycle in modern American history it is important that we address the grave threats to ou...[Read More]