Environment
epub |eng | | Author:Joanna Macy

Our extermination of other species has been compared to popping rivets out of the wings of an airplane in flight. How many rivets can the plane lose before it begins ...
( Category: Motivational July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 1987-06-01 | Author:Marc Reisner [Reisner, Marc]

Like the westbound wagons that had to jettison furniture, food, even water in order to plow through the desert sands, the Central Arizona Project was finally light enough to move. ...
( Category: Americas July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Amina Khan

6 HIVE MIND How Ants’ Collective Intelligence Might Change the Networks We Build Few creatures you might find on land look as humble as the slime mold Physarum polycephalum. The ...
( Category: Engineering July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-09 | Author:William deBuys

The packs must be rebalanced. Because the rice bags are much lighter, the other loads require adjustment. Viengxai grins as I open my pack and remove the tent and sleeping ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-04 | Author:Warren Faidley

I always carry a high-end point-and-shoot camera with me when I fly. This beautiful picture of storm clouds over Texas was the result. Intercept Vehicle The view inside one of ...
( Category: Photography & Video July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-06 | Author:Peter Moore [Moore, Peter]

CHAPTER 8 Beginnings CATCHING SIGHT OF Robert FitzRoy across a west London street in early 1852 was to catch sight of a man in the prime of life. FitzRoy looked ...
( Category: Environment July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-10 | Author:Leslie Day

Spring leaves of the American linden about to emerge from their buds Creamy yellow American linden flowers are attached to bracts American linden nutlets attached to their bracts Soaring trunk ...
( Category: Biological Sciences July 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-04 | Author:Simran Sethi

III. TASTING COFFEE Few people love coffee the first time they taste it. We develop an affinity for the drug effect of caffeine, however, forcing ourselves to drink it: Our ...
( Category: Agricultural Sciences July 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-27 | Author:Harunur Rashid & Leonid Polyak & Ellen Mosley-Thompson

6. DISCUSSION In this chapter, we have identified two challenges in the use of cosmogenic exposure dating to date moraines associated with abrupt climate changes such as the Younger Dryas. ...
( Category: Environment July 11,2018 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2012-08-29 | Author:Lester R. Brown

7 Grain Yields Starting to Plateau From the beginning of agriculture until the mid-twentieth century, growth in the world grain harvest came almost entirely from expanding the cultivated area. Rises ...
( Category: Politics & Government July 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-10 | Author:Thor Hanson [Thor Hanson]

“My platform is nutrition,” Alyssa Crittenden told me. “Everything builds from there. Diet is not where the story of human evolution ends, it’s where it begins.” I found Alyssa’s door ...
( Category: Biological Sciences July 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-09 | Author:Gerardo Ceballos

Asian elephants are the only elephants that can be easily tamed for work and entertainment. Like their African cousins, they are threatened by fragmentation of habitat—leading to hunting for ivory, ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology July 10,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Laura Allen

( Category: Nature & Ecology July 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:James Howard Kunstler [Kunstler, James Howard]

Six RUNNING ON FUMES: The Hallucinated Economy The most significant characteristic of modem civilization is the sacrifice of the future for the present, and all the power of science has ...
( Category: Politics & Government July 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-22 | Author:Elizabeth Rush

Eventually I tell Samuel that I cannot continue our professional relationship and I tell him why. First he says, “Oh my god.” Then he says, “I had no idea.” Followed ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology July 6,2018 )

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