Books tagged: environmental science

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Living With Radiation - Heal and Protect: A Nuclear World
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 34,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification
Explore this easy to understand and empowering book on the hazards of ionizing radiation, especially man-made radiation resulting from nuclear energy and weapons. Learn to be aware of, limit exposure to, cleanse the body of, and live safely with this hidden health threat. With wisdom, wit, and well-researched information, David Schumann guides the reader to clear understanding about radiation.
Alessandra's Trash Can Travels: The Bizarre Beginning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
This is the first book in the Alessandra’s Trash Can Travels Series. This series details the adventures of a spunky, young girl who finds herself thrown into the wildest places across the globe, facing the social and ecological challenges of our time. With courage and ingenuity, she empowers children of all ages to use their kid power to help change the world for the better! Also a Unit Study!
Our Incredible Shrinking Planet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,370. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
‘Our Incredible Shrinking Planet’ explores the possibility that gravity slowly increases over millennia forcing the Earth to become more massive and crush itself under the pressure. Scientists cannot explain how the dinosaurs managed to attain their huge sizes or how enormous pterodactyls were able to fly in our current gravity, so was it once less?
I Know About Environmental Science
Series: I Know About.... Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
I Know About Environmental Science is designed to introduce someone, briefly, to the growing field of environmental science. It allows a person to research and do experiments in the fields of environmental science to develop an understanding of the field and all it has to offer. It helps to nurture an understanding of the need to take care of and protect our natural resources. At the end of the da
The Variety and Ecology of Galls, With a Focus on Those Induced on Oak Species
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This research article discusses galls, the homes of insect larvae which are created by manipulating the host tree to build the homes for them. I will discuss identification and explanation of galls through their strange and beautiful arrangements, as well as understanding the life cycle of the gall-encased insects, and also the secondary uses of galls by humans.
Medicinal Uses of Chaparral Plants
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This research article discusses the different parts of plants in the chaparral biome that are used for medicinal purposes. Historic and modern uses are compared for roots, bark, leaves, flowers, stems, and other elements which offer a pharmacy of natural alternative cures. Word Count: 1,582 (research article)