1995-09-19T07:00:00Z Savages is a firsthand account, by turn hilarious, heartbreaking, and thrilling, of a small band of Amazonian warriors and their battle to preserve their way of life. Includes eight pages of photos.
2011-10-04T07:00:00Z We humans are the God species, both the creators and destroyers of life on this planet. As we enter a new geological era - the Anthropocene - our collective power now overwhelms and dominates the major forces of nature.
But from the water cycle to the circulation of nitrogen and carbon through the entire Earth system, we are coming dangerously close to d...[Read More]
360 pages , Wiley , 2005-05-30 The only popular study guide available on environmentalscience This new Wiley Self-Teaching Guide introduces learners to all thebasics of environmental science, from air pollution to the watercycle, covering both natural systems and human impacts on theenvironment. Using quick quizzes and self-tests to reinforce keyconcepts, Environmental S...[Read More]
184 pages , National Academies Press , 1994-02-01 This book assesses the dimensions of our scientific knowledge as it applies to environmental problems in the coastal zone. The volume contains 10 papers that cover different aspects of science, management, and public policy concerning the coastal zone. A consensus is presented on several key issues confronting science for...[Read More]