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Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warming

By: Mann, Michael E.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: N/A: January 1753

Seller ID: 61013

ISBN: 0136044352

Condition: Used - Good


KEY MESSAGE: In this groundbreaking volume, esteemed climate scientists Mann and Kump distill the sheer volume of scientific data on climate change into a compelling, manageable presentation. "Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warming" expands upon essential findings in a visually stunning and undeniably powerful manner, with clear-cut graphic elements, striking images, and understandable analogies. The authors avoid complicated chemical and mathematical data, focusing instead on building important concepts. IPCC Report. Climate Change Basics. Projections of Future Climate Change. The Imp... View more info

Space Shuttle : A Quantum Leap

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Presidio Press: January 1986

Seller ID: 66092

ISBN: 0891412530

Condition: Used - Good


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Dictionary of Geological Terms: Third Edition (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)

By: Bates, Robert L.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Anchor: April 1984

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 69977

ISBN: 0385181019

Condition: Used - Good


From "Aa" to"Zweikanter," this popular dictionary has now been revised and updated. This edition includes over 1,000 new terms plus: -accurate definitions without technical jargon -many word origins -hyphenation and pronunciation guide -commonly used abbreviations -a geologic time and life chart The definitions in this book are drawn largely from the autoritative 36,000-term "Glossary Of Geology," to which nearly 150 specialists from all fields of the geosciences contributed. Both the "Glossary" and this "Dictionary" were prepared as a service of the American Geological... View more info

Biology, Chemistry, and Pathology of Collagen Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences - Volume 460

By: Fleischmajer, Raul

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York Academy of Sciences: January 0001

Seller ID: 70821

ISBN: 0897663160

Condition: Used - Good


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DDT Wars: Rescuing Our National Bird, Preventing Cancer, and Creating EDF

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: July 2015

Seller ID: 115324

ISBN: 0190219416

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Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability: Summary for Policymakers, a Report of Working Group II of the Intergovernmental

By: United Nations Environment Programme

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Wmo Records: January 0001

Seller ID: 118323

ISBN: 9291691216

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Mending the Earth: A World for Our Grandchildren (IO Series)

By: Rothkrug, Paul

Price: $5.25

Publisher: North Atlantic Books: January 1993

Seller ID: 125610

ISBN: 1556430914

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The book is written from the conviction that people can create an ecologically sustainable and economically productive society. The voices in "Mending the Earth" are those of citizens who have been working to find strategies and solutions to our massive environmental problems. They write from the conviction that we can create an ecologically sustainable, economically productive society. They believe that changes needed to cope with environmental degradation will come only from responsible citizens re-shaping politics, business, economics, and technology. View more info

The History of Life (The Prentice-Hall Foundations of Earth Science Series)

By: A. Lee McAlester

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: June 1977

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 114586

ISBN: 0133901467

Condition: Used - Good


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The Human Evolution Coloring Book

By: Adrienne Zihlman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: April 1982

Seller ID: 130172

ISBN: 0064603040

Condition: Used - Good


An authoritative, visual presentation by a highly respected anthropologist, the second edition of this popular classic is entirely rewritten, with 40% new drawings, and includes the latest discoveries in human and primate evolution. View more info

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AN Inconvenient Truth: The Crisis of Global Warming

By: Al Gore

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Viking Juvenile: April 2007

Seller ID: 119205

ISBN: 0670062723

Condition: Used - Good


Former Vice President Al Gore's "New York Times" #1 bestselling book is a daring call to action, exposing the shocking reality of how humankind has aided in the destruction of our planet and the future we face if we do not take action to stop global warming. Now, Viking has adapted this book for the most important audience of all: today's youth, who have no choice but to confront this climate crisis head-on. Dramatic full-color photos, illustrations, and graphs combine with Gore's effective and clear writing to explain global warming in very real terms: what it is, what causes it, and what ... View more info

Microbe: Are We Ready for the Next Plague?

By: Alan P. Zelicoff; And Michael Bellomo

Price: $9.00

Publisher: MJF BOOKS: January 2005

Seller ID: 34994

ISBN: B000OJM4JW

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Climate in Crisis: The Greenhouse Effect and What We Can Do

By: Albert Bates

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Book Publishing Company (TN): February 1990

Seller ID: 23072

ISBN: 0913990671

Condition: Used - Good


Will Washington, London, and Tokyo be threatened by rising seas? What changes in our economics, politics, and lifestyles will be brought about by the coming climate crisis? Here is the needed information to prepare for this very different future. View more info

Only One Earth: The Care and Maintenance of a Small Planet

By: Barbara Ward, Rene J. Dubos, United Nations Conference on the Human E

Price: $6.00

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: April 1972

Seller ID: 25828

ISBN: 0393063917

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Margins Of Reality: The Role of Consciousness in the Physical World

By: Brenda J. Dunne, Robert G. Jahn

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Harvest Books: May 1989

Seller ID: 121228

ISBN: 015657246X

Condition: Used - Good


In a pioneering work, two researchers draw on a decade of experimentation to challenge the current rift between physics and metaphysics. Their provactive finding is that the interaction of human consciousness with technological systems can produce unexpected results. Index; illustrations. View more info

On Death's Bloody Trail: Murder and the Art of Forensic Science

By: Brian Marriner

Price: $8.50

Publisher: St Martins Pr: February 1993

Seller ID: 127085

ISBN: 0312088663

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The Man Who Predicts Earthquakes: Jim Berkland, Maverick Geologist--How His Quake Warnings Can Save Lives

By: Cal Orey

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sentient Publications: January 2006

Seller ID: 68941

ISBN: 1591810361

Condition: Used - Acceptable


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Return to the Twilight Zone

By: CAROL SERLING

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Fine Communications: July 1997

Seller ID: 39764

ISBN: 1567310923

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Men in the Air: The Best Flight Stories of All Time From Greek Mythology to the Space Age

By: Charles A. Lindbergh, Beryl Markham, Amelia Earhart, Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House Value Publishing: July 1995

Seller ID: 66657

ISBN: 0517146568

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A Science Odyssey: 100 Years of Discovery (The Companion Book to the PBS Series)

By: Charles Flowers

Price: $12.00

Publisher: William Morrow: January 1998

Seller ID: 118361

ISBN: 0688151965

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Foreword by Charles OsgoodIntroduction by Charles KuraltThe Science Odyssey seriesan end-of-the-century look at what we know, what it means to our lives, and what we have yet to learnconsists of five two-hour documentary programs to air nationally during prime time on PBS on January 1115. The book is a companion, adjunct, enhancement, and augmentation of the series. It explores the sweeping changes that have revolutionized both our lives and our thinking in technology, physics, astronomy, earth science, biology, chemistry, paleoanthropology, medicine, public health, and the behavioral... View more info

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Thinking In Numbers: On Life, Love, Meaning, and Math

By: Daniel Tammet

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Back Bay Books: July 2014

Seller ID: 116378

ISBN: 0316187364

Condition: Used - Good


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