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Backyard Aquaponics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Aquaponics is the food production system of the future, combining Aquaculture and Hydroponics into a sustainable edible ecosystem. This is a DYI manual on Backyard Aquaponics using low cost and recycled materials where possible. A "Must Read" for those concerned about sustainability, self-sufficiency and the future.
A Walk Across Suburbia: One Man's Journey Through His Neighborhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Why go to the farthest reaches of the earth to explore when you can do so in your own backyard? Author and adventurer Ken Ilgunas sets out on a bizarre journey to explore his boyhood suburb anew.
Algae Biofuels
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Liquid fuels are widely used in cars, trucks, ships and planes. They are mainly made from petroleum oil and this is causing planet-wide environmental, social and geopolitical problems. Fortunately, a new technology is underdevelopment, liquid fuels made from algae. Is this a sustainable replacement of petroleum crude oil? To find out, get Up to Speed on Algae Biofuels today.
Edible Insects
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Hungry? Try some 'creepy crawly cuisine'. Around the world, billions of people happily rely on insects for a nutritious - and sustainable - source of food. And with growing concerns about global food security, we may all have to include a little bit of locust in our lunch. Will insects becomes the sustainable food of the future? To find out, get Up to Speed on Edible Insects today.
Global Warming Is Good
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
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A warmer climate: good or bad? The icy polar regions would thaw. But would hotter parts of the world dry up? In the past they didn't. Five periods in the last half-million years were warmer than today. Each time the Sahara got more rain and turned to lush grass. When Earth warmed up the forests bloomed and the deserts shrank. But when Earth got colder the deserts expanded and the trees died back.

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