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Green Energy War
Price: Free! Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
No drumbeat resonates like the mobilization of public opinion for war. In 2008 and 2009, policy elites around the world prepared for US re-entry to the global climate debate. These short narrative bursts capture the heady aspirations of the time, tracing the strategic perimeter of energy initiatives that soon turned comatose – a “weird and unintended prequel” to the exuberant 21 Machetes.
Learning for Sustainability
Price: Free! Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Learning for Sustainability is an Open Educational Resource written by Sarah Speight and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
Spinning a Green Yarn -- Another Inconvenient Truth
Price: Free! Words: 28,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Energy
(2.67 from 3 reviews)
Tall gleaming white towers and intimidating gleaming white blades, creating energy from out of thin air—what could be more wholesome for the environment, wildlife, humankind, and the planet?! This book will help you to have a better understanding of the full impact of commercial wind power on the environment. Read this book and see if the facts mesh with your beliefs!
Fifty Years of Global Warming
Price: Free! Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
(4.00 from 1 review)
These 65 essays reflect my personal journey to understand the three modern-day horsemen of the apocalypse who stalk mankind: climate change, peak oil, and population growth. What I found was not reassuring. But don't take my word for any of this. Study the issues. Make up your own mind. Then think about preparing your kids to live in a very different world from the one they see around them today.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
Price: Free! Words: 70,750. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
THIS BOOK DESCRIBES THE VARIOUS TYPES POLLUTION
Focus on Environment
Price: Free! Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
This book is the Proceedings of the ‘National Seminar on Sustainable Environment and Health 2016’ & ‘World Environment Day-2016 (WED-2016)’ events held on the campus of AIMST University, Kedah, Malaysia. ISBN: 978-967-14475-0-5 (Print version); eISBN: 978-967-14475-1-2 (e-Book version) Editors Subhash Bhore & K. M
Teach the Clinch
Price: Free! Words: 21,590. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016 by Teach the Clinch. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Teach the Clinch is a place-based environmental education curriculum designed for the Clinch River Valley in Virginia, but adaptable for use in other watersheds. Lessons and units are included under the themes: FLORA & FAUNA, GEOLOGY, HYDROLOGY, METEOROLOGY, and WATERSHEDS & WATER QUALITY.
Fuel Free! Living Well Without Fossil Fuels
Price: Free! Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
A vision of life without fossil fuels that is not a dream but an achievable plan for our future. The only breakthroughs required are political. The science is already here, but hard work is needed to develop it further and create our new reality. Powerful fossil fuel interests have been amazingly successful in blocking these efforts.
Friend of Gaia
Price: Free! Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2018 by Mindful Services, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Mother Nature desperately needs our help. Will you answer her call? Friend of Gaia introduces you to this loving being who wants to connect with us and help us, even as we continue to make choices that hurt her. The beautiful and elegant self-regulating system that is Earth is failing quickly. Will you awaken from your slumber and be a friend of Gaia, at the very moment she needs us the most?
Passenger Pigeons and Their Extinction
Price: Free! Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Microbiology
An introduced disease caused the extinction of passenger pigeons, even if other factors exacerbated the population crash on various scales. In this book I will present an overview of what we know about passenger pigeons, and will provide evidence and present a disease model that helps explain how disease was the preeminent cause that led to the rapid and complete elimination of passenger pigeons.
eGaia, Growing a peaceful, sustainable Earth through communications
Price: Free! Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Is this what you are looking for? A positive vision is emerging – a community-based, but globally linked and co-ordinated society, a global human family looking after each other and the Earth. eGaia describes the many starting points around the world, and next big steps where they join and link up. It clarifies, gives background, principles, and a light fictional picture of a sustainable world.
#Climate 101: Everything You Need to Know
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Ever wanted to learn about climate change in an afternoon over tea and biscuits? Now you can, with this super-short speed read (that's also free)! Filled with Frequently Asked Questions and cartoons about the basics we all need to know, the impacts and how we can all take part in making a brave new future, this book will whet your appetite to save the world!
Islamic and Modern Scientists' Viewpoints on The Future of The World
Series: Scientific Studies. Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: Simple English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
This e Book introduces Islamic and Modern Scientists' Viewpoints on The Future of The World and Solutions to protect ourselves before the End of Times (Hour).The importance of remembering the creator whenever we make future plans is highlighted. We learn from the Glorious book "The Quran" how to use the right Islamic etiquette when determining any future project.
Everything You Need to Know About Climate Change (2014)
Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Cutting through the BS, an examination of the science and politics behind climate change. For anyone unconvinced (or desiring to convince others) this is the best starting point for learning about this important global issue.
Clean Cooking Stoves - How to Innovate and Change the World
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
This book is based on the clean cooking stoves designed and facilitated by the author. These are the low-cost efficient cookstoves which can be easily designed by anyone using the locally available materials. This book Clean Cooking Stoves - How to innovate and change the world is for beginners, it is the first part of a series of books under Rural Energy, written by the author.
The Renewables: Our Future is Alive!
Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
If you were given a choice between a regular chocolate bar and a chocolate bar which lasts forever, what would you choose? I’ll definitely go with the second one. Now this doesn’t happen in an ideal world. But what we do get is a group of resources which can be used to provide energy that can virtually last forever. For example, the wind, which is always around. It can never be used up completely.
Green Living - Saving Water
Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Water is one of this earth’s most precious resources. Our world is one large network of water flow, and we should each do our part to conserve the water and keep it clean! While we think about the oceans being full of billions of gallons of water, it’s important to remember that we cannot drink salt water. When you look solely at the amount of drinkable water on the planet, only 1% of the water on
Close The National Parks: The Natural Conclusion of American Conservation
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Close the national parks. Keep only the smallest necessary, skeleton crew, close the gates, and don’t open them for a hundred years.
The Little Rad Book, Cesium-137, Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Even though radiation is invisible, it’s damage is very real. Scientific research proves that radioactive isotopes, such as cesium-137 are accumulating in the foundation of the Pacific Ocean's food chain. They are concentrating and moving up the food chain, which spells disaster for the Pacific and Arctic marine and mammal populations, as well as the world’s human population.
Earth Warrior – crown eco allvoices: Man-Made Global Warming Scam
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
Wholesale Global Indoctrination on a Massive Scale | Pat Regan explains how the Scientific Community has fooled the peoples of the world. The question of alleged Man-Made Global Warming (MMGW) is highly divisive to say the least. Like a vicious civil war, it regrettably sets good friends and family against each other.

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