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Earth Healing: Healing the Earth to Heal Ourselves
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
If you’re worried about the state of Mother Earth but aren’t sure what you can do to actually make a difference, this book is for you! Find out practical ways you can start helping the environment, and live in harmony with it, NOW.
Ends. Why We Overlook Endings for Humans, Products, Services and Digital. And Why We Shouldn’t.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,280. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Ends makes a compelling case that demonstrates how, over centuries, our changing relationship with death has led to the loss of our relationship with endings. Giving rise to guilt-free consumers, an overly-blamed business sector and a society which finds itself at a loss when it needs to grapple with responsibility. The book would appeal to people who enjoy reading about new ideas to big problems.
Biotechnology for Sustainability
Price: Free! Words: 264,870. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
This book is published to commemorate the world environment day-2017 (WED-2017). This book contains 38 full-length articles contributed by various researchers, scientists and academicians.
Snouts
Price: Free! Words: 98,770. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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SNOUTS Our democracy is broken. Our political class is now the donor-class, as in the USA. Sixty percent of donations to Labor and Liberal are untraceable according to the electoral office. So who is running Australia?
Persistent Fools: Cunning Intelligence and the Politics of Design
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Persistent Fools examines the role of deception and cunning intelligence in design, arguing that the strategic use of cunning can lead to more resilient futures.
Electronic Waste: Forgotten, But Not Gone...
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
Electronic waste, or e-waste, is a staggering problem as a global consumer culture and planned obsolescence in new technologies sees millions of tonnes of old electronics tossed every year. But in 2017, it seems we still aren’t getting the message about e-waste. Research from UNSW says the policy is poorly implemented, lags behind international best practice, and is based on outdated targets.
Ivory Inferno: The Unwatched Black Market
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
On April 30, 2016, 105 tonnes of ivory were stacked into 11 large pyres, with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, flanked by military security setting the first stack alight. The event had the aim of sending a message to ivory customers around the world – you can’t buy this lot, and you won’t get the next lot either, so you can stop trying. But was the message meaningless?
Climate Wars
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The time of Climate Wars has commenced in the Northwest as the Cascadian resistance – The Thin Green Line – openly opposes the fossil fuel corporate oligarchs and government collusion in their quest for short term profits, and fights instead in defense of a sustainable planet and hope for future generations.
The Big Adventures of Tiny House
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / United States / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
The adventure begins when an old farmhouse gets salvaged and recycled into Tiny, a snug little house with a big heart -- and WHEELS! With the help of Big Truck, Tiny sets off across America to discover if he is still a real home. Delightful rhyming and illustrations will enchant children, and the book's heartwarming message about sustainable living and community will delight parents and teachers.
Make It Simple - Environment Sustainability
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Essay » Literature
Sustainability of the Environment has become imperative in today’s world. If we take care of Environment, Environment will take care of us. Accordingly, the Author AAD has thoughtfully written the Essay in a Simple language – Make It Simple – Environment Sustainability to benefit the community.