2010-10-12T07:00:00Z "The vertical farm is a world-changing innovation whose time has come. Dickson Despommier's visionary book provides a blueprint for securing the world's food supply and at the same time solving one of the gravest environmental crises facing us today."--Sting
Imagine a world where every town has their own local food source, grown in the safest way possible...[Read More]
848 pages , Routledge , 2018-05-01 Companion to Environmental Studies presents a comprehensive and interdisciplinary overview of the key issues, debates, concepts, approaches and questions that together define environmental studies today. The intellectually wide-ranging volume covers approaches in environmental science all the way through to humanistic and post-natural p...[Read More]
232 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2012-12-06 The Symposium on the Global Effects of Environmental Pollution has performed an important task; it has helped to determine the world-wide impact of certain types of local pollution and has uncovered certain unsuspected effects that might hold dan gerous implications for the future. This Symposium should help to m...[Read More]
This movement has been created for EVERYONE.
It's here to promote the cleaning up of litter and other by-products of human consumption.
This group is to inspire others to do their bit, whether you're commuting to work, school or travelling - pick it up and bin it.
Share your achievements, tell your stories, but most of all promote a tidier planet!
We are all enjoying Earth, let's not spoil it ...[Read More]
458 pages , CRC Press , 2017-03-03 Applied Natural Science: Environmental Issues and Global Perspectives provides the reader with a complete insight into the natural-scientific pattern of the world, covering the most important historical stages of the development of various areas of science, methods of natural-scientific research, general scientific and philosophical con...[Read More]
256 pages , Routledge , 2003-09-02 The magnitude and rapidity of global environmental change threatens the perpetuation of life on Earth. Many aspects of this crisis are familiar to us - the destruction of tropical rainforests, the hole in the Antarctic ozone, desertification, soil erosion - yet we avoid the underlying challenge of a rapidly deteriorating ecological syst...[Read More]
Permutational multivariate analysis of variance (PERMANOVA), is a non-parametric multivariate statistical test. PERMANOVA is used to compare groups of objects and test the null hypothesis that the centroids and dispersion of the groups as defined by measure space are equivalent for all groups. A rejection of the null hypothesis means that either the centroid and/or the spread of the objects is dif...[Read More]