Collins Fungi Guide , Stefan Buczacki, Chris Shields & Denys Ovenden

Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Reference,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets > environmental issues | Published on 13/Sep/2021 16:42

The sixth title in the bestselling Collins Guide series, this book covers the fungi of the British Isles, with considerable relevance for Europe and the wider temperate world.

Leading mycological artists have been specially commissioned to ensure accurate, detailed illustrations. Where possible, species are described and illustrated on the same page, with...[Read More]

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How to Empower Children in the World: Earth Leaders for Environmental Monitoring , Sai Bhaskar Reddy Nakka

Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature > environmental issues | Published on 13/Sep/2021 15:25

This is a guide and manual is for implementing the program Earth Leaders for Environmental Monitoring. Children will be taught to make modules using sensors for environmental monitoring and share the information. All the children participating in this program are considered as Earth Leaders, that is because of the values that they create for the earth. The intention...[Read More]

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Power -- why giving it up might just save humanity and the planet

This is the story of power -- humanity's power over nature and the power of some people over others.

How has Homo sapiens -- one species among millions -- become powerful enough to threaten a mass extinction and disrupt the Earth's climate? Why have we developed so many ways ...[Read More]

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From Carolyn Turgeon, editor in chief of Enchanted Living and author of The Faerie Handbook and The Mermaid Handbook, comes this exquisitely illustrated and beautifully designed lifestyle compendium, a complete guide to the world of unicorns covering fashion and beauty; arts and culture; and home, food, and entertaining with step-by-step crafts and recipes.
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La vida interior de los animales , Peter Wohlleben

Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology > environmental issues | Published on 13/Sep/2021 07:46

Sol?cito como una ardilla, leal como un cuervo, compasivo como un rat?n de campo, triste como una cierva...
?Pueden los animales tener tales emociones? ?Cabe una vida emocional tan vasta que no est? s?lo reservada a los seres humanos?
Mediante los m?s recientes conocimientos cient?ficos, ilustrados con observaciones y experiencias personales con animales, ...[Read More]

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The Bees , Laline Paull

Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature,Sci-Fi & Fantasy,Fantasy > environmental issues | Published on 31/May/2021 21:54

The Handmaid's Tale meets The Hunger Games in this brilliantly imagined debut set in an ancient culture where only the queen may breed and deformity means death.

Flora 717 is a sanitation worker, a member of the lowest caste in her orchard hive where work and sacrifice are the highest virtues and worship of the beloved Queen the only religion. But Flora i...[Read More]

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Double Blind , Edward St Aubyn

Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature > environmental issues | Published on 31/May/2021 20:19

Double Blind follows three close friends and their circle through a year of extraordinary transformation. Set between London, Cap d'Antibes, Big Sur, and a rewilded corner of Sussex, this thrilling, ambitious novel is about the headlong pursuit of knowledge--for the purposes of pleasure, revelation, money, sanity, or survival--and the consequences of fleei...[Read More]

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Mind of the Raven , Bernd Heinrich

Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Lifestyle & Home,Pets > environmental issues | Published on 31/May/2021 18:24

Heinrich involves us in his quest to get inside the mind of the raven. But as animals can only be spied on by getting quite close, Heinrich adopts ravens, thereby becoming a "raven father," as well as observing them in their natural habitat. He studies their daily routines, and in the process, paints a vivid picture of the ravens' world. At the heart of this book ar...[Read More]

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Hopes , Yannick Monget, Albert de Monaco, Jean-Francois Clervoy, Yves Coppens, Jean-Michel Cousteau, Shirin Ebadi, Jane Goodall, Claudie Haigner?, Nicolas Hulot, Tawakkol Karman, Jean Lemire, Chief Raoni, Hindou Oumarou, Bertrand Piccard, Hubert Reeves, Matthieu Ricard, Trinh Xuan Thuan, Paul Watson, Jody Williams, Richard Garriott, Luc Hardy, Naoto Kan, Setsuko Thurlow, Allain Bougrain Dubourg, Angaangaq Angakkorsuaq, Jacques Arnould, Sandra Bessudo, Gille Boeuf, Val?rie Cabanes, Ian Dunlop, Juan Espadas, Michel Jarraud, Jean Jouzel, Mundiya Kepanga, Kenny Matempash, Nathalie Meusy, Bernard Norlain, Rapha?l Pitti, Sergey Revin, Jacques Rougerie, Philippe Vallette & Ren Yabuki

Published in: itune > Media Arts,Books,Arts & Entertainment,Sci-Fi & Fantasy,Science Fiction,Science & Nature,Ecology,Fiction & Literature,Science Fiction & Literature,High Tech,Nature,Photography,Environment,Mysteries & Thrillers > environmental issues | Published on 31/May/2021 17:51

What does the future hold in store for our world? What threats brought on by global warming, the global economic crisis or our sometimes indiscriminate manipulation of technology could cause major upheaval in the years, decades and centuries to come? And above all, what ethical, social and technological revolutions could presage a new era full of hope instead...[Read More]

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Water , Steven Solomon

Published in: itune > History,Books,Science & Nature > environmental issues | Published on 31/May/2021 14:43

"I read this wide-ranging and thoughtful book while sitting on the banks of the Ganges near Varanasi--it's a river already badly polluted, and now threatened by the melting of the loss of the glaciers at its source to global warming. Four hundred million people depend on it, and there's no backup plan. As Steven Solomon makes clear, the same is true the world over; ...[Read More]

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I Contain Multitudes , Ed Yong

Published in: itune > Biology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Professional & Technical,Medical > environmental issues | Published on 31/May/2021 09:51

New York Times Bestseller

New York Times Notable Book of 2016

NPR Great Read of 2016

Economist Best Books of 2016

Brain Pickings Best Science Books of 2016

Smithsonian Best Books about Science of 2016

Science Friday Best Science Book of 2016

A Mother Jones Notable Read of 2016

A ...[Read More]

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The Chicken , Joseph Barber

Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Lifestyle & Home,Pets,Professional & Technical,Agriculture > environmental issues | Published on 31/May/2021 05:21

A comprehensive, richly illustrated celebration of the natural history of the chicken

Inherently social creatures, chickens are enjoying a renaissance as prized members of many households and small farms. From feathers and flock formation to imprinting and incubating, The Chicken provides a comprehensive, richly illustrated guide to understa...[Read More]

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