Deja el pl?stico , Will McCallum


Published in: itune > Environment,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Professional & Technical,Engineering > ecology for kids | Published on 10/May/2021 11:39

2019-05-14T07:00:00Z
La poluci?n por pl?stico es sin duda el azote medioambiental de nuestra era, la batalla m?s urgente a la que debemos enfrentarnos en materia de sostenibilidad del planeta.

Cada a?o, 12,7 millones de toneladas de pl?stico llegan al mar y matan a un mill?n de aves y a 100.000 mam?feros marinos. En 2050 en el mar podr?a haber m?s pl?stico que peces.
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Invasive Species in Forests and Rangelands of the United States , Therese M. Poland, Toral Patel-Weynand, Deborah M. Finch, Chelcy Ford Miniat, Deborah C. Hayes & Vanessa M. Lopez


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Environment > ecology for kids | Published on 10/May/2021 06:58

2021-02-01T08:00:00Z
This open access book describes the serious threat of invasive species to native ecosystems. Invasive species have caused and will continue to cause enormous ecological and economic damage with ever increasing world trade. This multi-disciplinary book, written by over 100 national experts, presents the latest research on a wide range of natural science and social sc...[Read More]



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Bajo un cielo blanco , Elizabeth Kolbert


Published in: itune > Environment,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > ecology for kids | Published on 10/May/2021 04:50

2021-06-16T07:00:00Z
Que el hombre deber?a tener dominio "sobre toda la tierra y sobre todo reptil que se arrastra sobre ella" es una profec?a convertida en realidad. Tan generalizado es el impacto de los humanos en el planeta que hemos categorizado la ?poca en que vivimos como una nueva ?poca geol?gica: el Antropoceno.

Elizabeth Kolbert se ha convertido en una de las...[Read More]



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The Ecology of Money , Richard Douthwaite


Published in: itune > Economics,Books,Business & Personal Finance,Science & Nature,Ecology > ecology for kids | Published on 10/May/2021 00:58

2015-09-28T07:00:00Z
In this Schumacher Briefing, Richard Douthwaite argues that just as different insects and animals have different effects on human society and the natural world, money has different effects according to its origins and purposes. Was it created to make profits for a commercial bank, or issued by a government as a form of taxation? Or was it created by its users themse...[Read More]



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The Practice of Silviculture , Mark S. Ashton & Matthew J. Kelty


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > ecology for kids | Published on 23/Feb/2021 08:04

2018-01-03T08:00:00Z
The most up-to-date, comprehensive resource on silviculture that covers the range of topics and issues facing today's foresters and resource professionals 

The tenth edition of the classic work, The Practice of Silviculture: Applied Forest Ecology, includes the most current information and the results of research on the many issues that...[Read More]



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Listening to a Continent Sing , Donald Kroodsma


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Reference,Travel & Adventure,Specialty Travel,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Ecology > ecology for kids | Published on 23/Feb/2021 05:26

2016-05-03T07:00:00Z
A birdsong expert's poignant and beautifully illustrated memoir of a bicycle journey across America with his son

Join birdsong expert Donald Kroodsma on a ten-week, ten-state bicycle journey as he travels with his son from the Atlantic to the Pacific, lingering and listening to our continent sing as no one has before. On remote country roads, over ...[Read More]



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This Is Your Mind on Plants , Michael Pollan


Published in: itune > Health, Mind & Body,Books,Self-Improvement,Science & Nature,Ecology > ecology for kids | Published on 23/Feb/2021 05:11

2021-07-06T07:00:00Z
The instant New York Times bestseller

"Expert storytelling . . . [Pollan] masterfully elevates a series of big questions about drugs, plants and humans that are likely to leave readers thinking in new ways."--New York Times Book Review

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Pollan, a radical challenge ...[Read More]



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Oxygen , Donald E. Canfield


Published in: itune > Earth Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Life Sciences > ecology for kids | Published on 23/Feb/2021 03:18

2014-01-19T08:00:00Z
The remarkable scientific story of how Earth became an oxygenated planet

The air we breathe is twenty-one percent oxygen, an amount higher than on any other known world. While we may take our air for granted, Earth was not always an oxygenated planet. How did it become this way? Donald Canfield--one of the world's leading authorities on geochemistr...[Read More]



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La red oculta de la vida , Merlin Sheldrake


Published in: itune > Biology,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Biographies & Memoirs > ecology for kids | Published on 23/Feb/2021 02:36

2020-11-10T08:00:00Z
No son plantas ni animales y se encuentran en la tierra, en el aire y en nuestros cuerpos. Est?n por doquier, pero cuesta verlos. Adem?s, pueden ser microsc?picos, pero tambi?n representan a los organismos de mayor tama?o jam?s registrados. Comen piedra, crean suelos, asimilan agentes contaminantes, se nutren de plantas, pero tambi?n las matan, sobreviven en el espa...[Read More]



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Why Sex Matters , Bobbi S. Low


Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Nonfiction,Social Science,Health, Mind & Body,Psychology > ecology for kids | Published on 23/Feb/2021 00:31

2015-01-04T08:00:00Z
Why are men, like other primate males, usually the aggressors and risk takers? Why do women typically have fewer sexual partners? In Why Sex Matters, Bobbi Low ranges from ancient Rome to modern America, from the Amazon to the Arctic, and from single-celled organisms to international politics, to show that these and many other questions about human behavior l...[Read More]



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The New Neotropical Companion , John Kricher


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Geography,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Life Sciences,Travel & Adventure,Latin America > ecology for kids | Published on 22/Feb/2021 16:45

2017-02-21T08:00:00Z
The acclaimed guide to the ecology and natural history of the American tropics--now fully updated and expanded

The New Neotropical Companion is the completely revised and expanded edition of a book that has helped thousands of people to understand the complex ecology and natural history of the most species-rich area on Earth, the American tr...[Read More]



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Monarchs and Milkweed , Anurag Agrawal


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Geography,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Life Sciences > ecology for kids | Published on 22/Feb/2021 16:32

2017-03-07T08:00:00Z
The fascinating and complex evolutionary relationship of the monarch butterfly and the milkweed plant

Monarch butterflies are one of nature's most recognizable creatures, known for their bright colors and epic annual migration from the United States and Canada to Mexico. Yet there is much more to the monarch than its distinctive presence and mythic...[Read More]



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