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Awakening Community Intelligence: CSA Farms as 21st Century Cornerstones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Over the last decades many thousands of people around the world have come to recognize in Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) a vehicle for approaching land, food, labor, environment and community in a healthier way. Now – in an era with increasing shadows of environmental catastrophe – it’s time to expand exponentially the CSA vision and reality. This book lays out the vision eloquently.
Tackling Climate Change through Livestock
Price: Free! Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This report represents the most comprehensive estimate made to-date of livestock’s contribution to global warming – as well as the sector’s potential to help tackle the problem.
Coping with Climate Change – The Roles of Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
At the request of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, FAO prepared thematic studies on the interactions between climate change and plant, animal, forest, aquatic, invertebrate and micro-organism genetic resources. This publication summarizes the results of these studies.
Coping with water scarcity. An action framework for agriculture and food security
Price: Free! Words: 35,650. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This report aims to provide a conceptual framework to address food security under conditions of water scarcity in agriculture. It has been prepared by a team of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in the framework of the project "Coping with water scarcity: the role of agriculture".
Tipping Point
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
It has long been predicted by the World’s scientific community that there would come a time when our planetary resources would become depleted, waste arisings and pollution of the land, air and water would seriously affect the environment we live in and at the same time human numbers would become unsustainable. We have now reached this point, global warming threatens to tip us over into disaster
Global Warming - What Everyone Must Know
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Is global warming real? This book will look at the all important question from a new, surprising angle that gives us the answers we need without having to guess about the future. Get your copy of this important e-book now and find out.
Military and Department of Defense Response to Climate Change and Emerging Environmental Issues, Adaptation Roadmap, Security Challenge, Global Warming Military Implications
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 202,890. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » History » Military
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook provides exceptional coverage of the response of the military and the Department of Defense (DoD) to environmental changes, climate change and global warming.
A Short Sensible Book about the World, Us and Global Warming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Written particularly for readers without a scientific background, this book explains why global warming—actually, global overheating—is changing the world’s climate and will eventually destabilize our civilization. It then describes a plan to reverse global overheating with innovative but little-known technologies and government action that will create millions of jobs and widespread prosperity.
Assessment Report: Causes and Predictability of the 2011-14 California Drought - NOAA Drought Task Force - Climate Change Global Warming Contribution, Data, Simulations, Winter Precipitation, SST
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
The causes and predictability of the California drought during the three consecutive rainy seasons (November-April) 2011/12 to 2013/14 are analyzed using observations and ensembles of simulations conducted with seven atmosphere models forced by observed sea surface temperatures (SSTs).
Be a Hobbit, Save the Earth: the Guide to Sustainable Shire Living
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 185,120. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Be a Hobbit examines the problems facing the Earth today through the lens of Tolkien’s world. Middle Earth faced destruction from Sauron and Saruman; our world is under attack from the 'Two Towers’: Ignorance & Fear, and Poverty & Greed. Our world has lost its 'Shireness.' Be a Hobbit is a guide to bringing it back, from the bottom up: one Hobbit, one home, and one Shire at a time.
American Arctic Policy and Plans: Obama National Strategy, Defense, DoD, NOAA, Coast Guard, Marine Corps Arctic Strategy, Assessing the Resource Gap in a Changing Arctic, Climate Change Impact
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 145,200. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Eight official U.S. government and military documents provide insights into the American strategy for dealing with the increasingly ice-free Arctic.
Changes in the Arctic - Climate Change and Loss of Arctic Sea Ice, Claims and Sovereignty, Sea Transport, Oil, Gas, Mineral Exploration, Polar Icebreaking, Protected Species and Indigenous People
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Polar regions, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
The diminishment of Arctic sea ice has led to increased human activities in the Arctic, and has heightened interest in, and concerns about, the region's future. The United States, by virtue of Alaska, is an Arctic country and has substantial interests in the region.
The Millennium Book--Module 5: Environmental Challenges in the twenty-first century
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Since the 1970s, there has been an ever-increasing drum beat of alarm messages about our environment. Initially it was focused on ordinary features like litter, pollution, and smog. But as momentum grew it shifted in intensity and scope to include other areas, the majority of which few people had ever considered or even heard of. Now we had gone from smog to ozone depletion to global warming.
eGaia, Growing a peaceful, sustainable Earth through communications
Price: Free! Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science and 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.
The Fourth Northern Climate Zone: Preparing for the Next Age of Man
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This fascinating book covers everything from climate change to birth control to “generation me.” In concise, yet substantive essays, the author connects the dots between science and social behavior, providing unique insight into the quintessential matters of our time in a way that is captivating and thought provoking for laymen and scientific minds alike.
2014 Report on Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment, U.S. Global Change Research Program (Full Report) - Global Warming, Regional Impacts
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 416,680. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This full reproduction of the highly publicized report, issued in May 2014, represents the complete Third National Climate Assessment: Climate Change Impacts in the United States. This is a massive document with over 800 pages in the original document.
Solving the Puzzle: Researching the Impacts of Climate Change Around the World - Earth, Sky, Sea, Ice, Land, Life, and People Research Highlights, NASA Antarctic Glacier Loss Study
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,660. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This report from America's National Science Foundation (NSF) outlines recent research on climate change, with dozens of reports of findings on sky, sea, ice, land, life and people.
2014 Report on Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment, U.S. Global Change Research Program (Highlights) - Global Warming, Regional Impacts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Americans are noticing changes all around them. Summers are longer and hotter, and extended periods of unusual heat last longer than any living American has ever experienced. Winters are generally shorter and warmer. Rain comes in heavier downpours.
YOU CAN'T FOOL MOTHER NATURE: Wine and Climate Change
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Pinot Noir from Sweden? Vineyards in the Yukon? This is the definitive guide to how climate change is going to remap the world's vineyards. Which regions will Cease? Adapt? Improve? Emerge? Written for the passionate amateur by an award-winning international wine critic.
The Whys and Whats of Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Weather science writer and analyst Steven Roberts invites you to come along as he goes well beyond discussing blizzards, climate change, El Niño, flash flooding and hurricanes. Here, you’ll learn about the Alberta Clipper, cell splitters, diurnal swing, omega blocks, snow bombs, train echo wave patterns, wintercanes and much more. Includes numerous links to online photos of weather phenomena.