Earth Sciences
epub |eng | 2018-10-18 | Author:Howard Mansfield

A stranger has come to town. He has suitcases full of money. He wants your land. Will you sell? Does everyone have a price? Is everything for sale—every last piece ...
( Category: Anthologies August 11,2019 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-09-07 | Author:Stephen Harrod Buhner [Buhner, Stephen Harrod]

Plant pollen also contributes significantly to the chemistry and formation of soil. Each year millions of pounds of pollen are released to the Earth’s ecosystems. Wind-pollinated plants such as grasses, ...
( Category: Environmental Science August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-06 | Author:Harriet Dyer

50 EVEN THE BONES Not all leftovers can be boxed up and eaten for lunch the next day – you’d get some strange looks if you started gnawing chicken bones ...
( Category: Waste Management August 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Paul Steinhardt [Steinhardt, Paul]

Did this person or this place really exist? A leading Russian academician told us there was a very simple possible explanation: Maybe Kryachko was a fictional character and the Listvenitovyi ...
( Category: Solid-State Physics August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-30 | Author:Lewis Dartnell [Dartnell, Lewis]

SEAS OF GRASS We have seen how the bands of deserts running around the world are created by the dry, descending air of the circulation pattern in the Earth’s atmosphere ...
( Category: Geography August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Tim Smedley

Beijing’s Olympian feat In the spring of 2014, China’s President Xi Jinping stepped outside for a photoshoot in the smog. Chinese anthologist Jerry Zee later described its significance as a ...
( Category: Conservation August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-11 | Author:David Gergen & Leonard J Marcus

Leaders often describe leadership as lonely, especially when the situation is bad. The worse the situation is, the lonelier it can feel. When the situation is really bad, you can ...
( Category: Leadership August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-25 | Author:Vaclav Smil [Smil, Vaclav]

Figure 5.3 Futtsu power station and LNG terminal, Japan. Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO). Gas combustion in large boilers of central power plants has been eclipsed by burning in gas ...
( Category: Environmental Science August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-04 | Author:Thomas Reinertsen Berg

THE FLAGSTAFF | The town of Kongsvinger is situated along one of the few easily accessible roads between Norway and Sweden–that which runs from Oslo to Magnor and Eda, and ...
( Category: Cartography August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-14 | Author:Taylor, Daniel C. [Taylor, Daniel C.]

ten From Whence Knowledge 10.1 A Cryptic Jungle Trail? Source : Author Verity of Darkness November 1983. We need more bear skulls. They need to be sympatric, from the same ...
( Category: Ecology July 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Mann, Charles C. [Mann, Charles C.]

The Ouachita mounds as they may have appeared at their creation, 5,400 years ago. Because modern-day hunter-gatherers in Africa live in egalitarian bands that constantly move from place to place, ...
( Category: Scientists July 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-07 | Author:Michael J. Tougias & Casey Sherman

Bushy-browed WOCB newsman Ed Semprini had survived the grueling drive down snow-covered Route 28. The bad weather had not let up once during the twenty-one-mile trek from Hyannis to Chatham. ...
( Category: Weather July 8,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Macfarlane, Robert

~ Looking back afterwards, from the far side of the Wall – though there were other hazards there, and other wonders too – I recall the crossing chiefly as a ...
( Category: Conservation July 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Brian Clegg [Brian Clegg]

Acceptable heat Any location that is already at the hot end of comfortable is liable to be unbearable before too long, especially in extreme years. At the moment it is ...
( Category: Climatology July 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-29 | Author:Gernot Wagner

Epilogue A Different Kind of Optimism The evidence is overwhelming: levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere are rising. Temperatures are going up. Springs are arriving earlier. Ice sheets are ...
( Category: Environmental Policy June 30,2019 )