The Trees in My Forest , Bernd Heinrich


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 20:36

2009-10-13T07:00:00Z
Ina book destined to become a classic, biologist and acclaimed nature writer Bernd Heinrich takes readers on an eye-opening journey through the hidden life of a forest.



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2017-07-07T07:00:00Z
Behind us is a giant volcanic crater called Haleakal?. Along with Kilauea and Mauna Loa, they're the stuff that Hawai'i is made of. The word here is vulcanism, and in these islands, it's as much a threat to human life as are tsunamis and typhoons.

As a boy sitting in Mr. Coy Mabe's 8th grade earth science class, I was bored by...[Read More]



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2019-10-16T07:00:00Z
We just know that readers all across the world are going to ask, "Just what does the motion picture Titanic have to do with this publication?" It has much to do with it. 

It was from Southampton, our port of departure and return that the ill-fated ship also departed in April of 1912, sinking and sending 1,500 passengers to their horrible deat...[Read More]



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Backyard Farming: Raising Chickens , Kim Pezza


Published in: itune > Lifestyle & Home,Books,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Science & Nature,Nature > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 11:15

2013-05-28T07:00:00Z
Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!

Whether for eggs, meat, fun, or profit, chickens are the perfect addition to any new backyard grower's farm.


Backyard Farming: Raising Chickens is your guide to successfully caring for your flock. As a comprehensive primer for first-time chicken farmers, Raising Chickens[Read More]



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The Tusk That Did the Damage , Tania James


Published in: itune > Literary,Books,Fiction & Literature,Action & Adventure > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 08:11

2015-03-10T07:00:00Z
From the critically acclaimed author of Atlas of Unknowns and Aerogrammes, a tour de force set in South India that plumbs the moral complexities of the ivory trade through the eyes of a poacher, a documentary filmmaker, and, in a feat of audacious imagination, an infamous elephant known as the Gravedigger.

Orphaned by poachers as a calf and ...[Read More]



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Harmful Algal Blooms , Sandra E. Shumway, JoAnn M. Burkholder & Steven L. Morton


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 07:59

2018-05-21T07:00:00Z
Harmful Algal Blooms: A Compendium Desk Reference provides basic information on harmful algal blooms (HAB) and references for individuals in need of technical information when faced with unexpected or unknown harmful algal events. Chapters in this volume will provide readers with information on causes of HAB, successful management and monitoring pro...[Read More]



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Ecology of Desert Systems , Walter G. Whitford & Benjamin D. Duval


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 04:51

2019-08-20T07:00:00Z
Nearly one-third of the land area on our planet is classified as arid or desert. Therefore, an understanding of the dynamics of such arid ecosystems is essential to managing those systems in a way that sustains human populations. This second edition of Ecology of Desert Systems provides a clear, extensive guide to the complex interactions involved in these ar...[Read More]



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Here on Earth , Tim Flannery


Published in: itune > Geology,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Life Sciences,Earth Sciences > environmental sustainability | Published on 11/Nov/2019 02:48

2011-04-05T07:00:00Z
From the internationally acclaimed scientist, explorer, and conservationist comes an awe-inspiring account of earth's evolution.
 
Beginning at the moment of creation with the Big Bang, Here on Earth explores the evolution of Earth from a galactic cloud of dust and gas to a planet with a metallic core and early signs of life within a b...[Read More]



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The Origin of Feces: What Excrement Tells Us About Evolution, Ecology, And a Sustainable Society (Unabridged) , David Waltner-Toews


Published in: itune > Science, > environmental sustainability | Published on 06/Jul/2018 23:52

? ? 2013 Audible Studios 2013-11-02T07:00:00Z USA
An entertaining and enlightening exploration of why waste matters, this cultural history explores an often ignored subject matter and makes a compelling argument for a deeper understanding of human and animal waste. Approaching the subject from a variety of perspectives - evolutionary, ecological, and cultural - this examin...[Read More]



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How Mother Nature Flowered the Fields (Unabridged) , Tom Schwartz


Published in: itune > Kids & Young Adults, > environmental sustainability | Published on 26/Jun/2018 10:06

? ? 2006 RP Audio 2006-01-01T08:00:00Z USA
In How Mother Nature Flowered the Fields, Mother Nature tries to keep everything on Earth in balance. She found room on Earth for all her creatures and looked to mankind to maintain this balance, as they are her most intelligent creatures. When they went astray, Mother Nature found interesting ways to get them back on track...[Read More]



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Earth in the Balance: Ecology and the Human Spirit , Al Gore


Published in: itune > Science, > environmental sustainability | Published on 25/Jun/2018 08:43

? ? 2016 Phoenix Books 2016-03-01T08:00:00Z USA
Winner of the 1993 Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights Book Award.

In brave and unforgettable terms, Al Gore, the passionate and lifelong defender of the environment, describes how human actions and decisions can endanger or safeguard the vulnerable ecosystem that sustains us.



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The Gut Balance Revolution: Boost Your Metabolism, Restore Your Inner Ecology, And Lose the Weight for Good! (Unabridged) , Gerard E. Mullin


Published in: itune > Self Development, > environmental sustainability | Published on 01/Jun/2018 00:50

? © 2015 Tantor Audio 2015-09-22T07:00:00Z USA
Recent cutting-edge research shows that human intestinal microbiota influences metabolism, appetite, energy, hormones, inflammation, and insulin resistance. Because gut microflora plays a central role in weight management, losing weight is much more than cutting calories, fat, or carbs. When the trillions of live bacteria in ...[Read More]



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