Microbial Ecology , Larry L. Barton & Diana E. Northup


Published in: itune > Biology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences > renewable energy | Published on 15/Oct/2019 03:28

2011-10-14T07:00:00Z
This book covers the ecological activities of microbes in the biosphere with an emphasis on microbial interactions within their environments and communities
In thirteen concise and timely chapters, Microbial Ecology presents a broad overview of this rapidly growing field, explaining the basic principles in an easy-to-follow manner. Using an integ...[Read More]



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The Song of the Dodo , David Quammen


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 22:53

2011-03-15T07:00:00Z
David Quammen's book, The Song of the Dodo, is a
brilliant, stirring work, breathtaking in its scope,
far-reaching in its message -- a crucial book in
precarious times, which radically alters the way in
which we understand the natural world and our place
in that world. It's also a book full of entertainment
and wonders.
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2010-05-11T07:00:00Z
The story of two generations of scientific explorers in South America--Richard Evans Schultes and his prot?g? Wade Davis--an epic tale of adventure and a compelling work of natural history.

In 1941, Professor Richard Evan Schultes took a leave from Harvard and disappeared into the Amazon, where he spent the next twelve years mapping uncharted rivers and l...[Read More]



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American Canopy , Eric Rutkow


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,History,United States > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 21:23

2012-04-24T07:00:00Z
This fascinating and groundbreaking work tells the remarkable story of the relationship between Americans and their trees across the entire span of our nation's history.

Like many of us, historians have long been guilty of taking trees for granted. Yet the history of trees in America is no less remarkable than the history of the United Stat...[Read More]



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The Story of Stuff , Annie Leonard


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Politics & Current Events > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 17:25

2010-03-09T08:00:00Z
A classic expos? in company with An Inconvenient Truth and Silent Spring, The Story of Stuff expands on the celebrated documentary exploring the threat of overconsumption on the environment, economy, and our health. Leonard examines the "stuff" we use everyday, offering a galvanizing critique and steps for a changed planet.

The Sto...[Read More]



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The New Ecology , Oswald J. Schmitz


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Life Sciences,Environment > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 17:13

2016-10-17T07:00:00Z
How the science of ecology is changing to meet the daunting challenges of environmental sustainability

Our species has transitioned from being one among millions on Earth to the species that is single-handedly transforming the entire planet to suit its own needs. In order to meet the daunting challenges of environmental sustainability in this epoch...[Read More]



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Fundamentals of Soil Ecology , David C. Coleman, Mac A. Callaham & D. A. Crossley, Jr.


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Professional & Technical,Engineering,Earth Sciences,Life Sciences > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 15:01

2017-10-20T07:00:00Z
Fundamentals of Soil Ecology, 3rd Edition, offers a holistic approach to soil biology and ecosystem function, providing students and ecosystem researchers with a greater understanding of the central roles that soils play in ecosystem development and function. The text emphasizes the increasing importance of soils as the organizing center for all terrestrial ecosyste...[Read More]



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Beyond the Sling , Mayim Bialik


Published in: itune > Parenting,Books,Nonfiction,Family & Relationships,Self-Development,Psychology > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 06:25

2012-03-06T08:00:00Z
A real-world guide to Attachment Parenting from the Big Bang Theory actress, neuroscientist, and mother Mayim Bialik--a book hailed by Dr. William Sears as "delightful" and by Ricki Lake as "a fantastic guide to birth and parenting that is packed with invaluable wisdom."

Mayim Bialik was the child star of the popular 1990s TV sitcom Blossom,...[Read More]



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The Green Collar Economy , Van Jones


Published in: itune > Business & Personal Finance,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Nonfiction,Social Science > renewable energy | Published on 14/Oct/2019 02:06

2009-10-06T07:00:00Z
"Steadily--by redefining green--Jones is making sure that our planet and our people will not just survive but also thrive in a clean-energy economy."
--Leonardo DiCaprio

A New York Times bestseller, The Green Collar Economy by award-winning human rights activist and environmental leader Van Jones delivers a much-needed economic and environmental s...[Read More]



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The Myth of Progress , Tom Wessels


Published in: itune > Science & Nature,Books,Business & Personal Finance,Economics,Ecology > renewable energy | Published on 23/Jul/2019 07:49

2013-04-09T07:00:00Z
In this compelling and cogently argued book, Tom Wessels demonstrates how our current path toward progress, based on continual economic expansion and inefficient use of resources, runs absolutely contrary to three foundational scientific laws that govern all complex natural systems. It is a myth, he contends, that progress depends on a growing economy. Wessels expla...[Read More]



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The Magnificent Estate & Gardens of Biltmore , Robert Owen Cobb


Published in: itune > Gardening,Books,Lifestyle & Home,Science & Nature,Agriculture,Nature,Environment,History,United States,Ecology > renewable energy | Published on 22/Jul/2019 21:53

2019-07-05T07:00:00Z
The Vanderbilt family is an American family of Dutch origin who gained prominence during the Gilded Age. Their success began with the shipping and railroad empires of Cornelius Vanderbilt and the family expanded into various other areas of industry and philanthropy. 
Cornelius Vanderbilt's descendants went on to build grand mansions on Fifth Avenue in New...[Read More]



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Stewards of Eden , Sandra L. Richter


Published in: itune > Bible Studies,Books,Religion & Spirituality,Science & Nature,Ecology,Nonfiction,Social Science,Environment > renewable energy | Published on 22/Jul/2019 15:42

2020-02-25T08:00:00Z
Sandra L. Richter cares about the Bible. She also cares about creation.



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