Forces of change : a new view of nature.

Format: Print Book 2006
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Community Library of Castle Shannon Non Fiction 508 Forces
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Monroeville Public Library Non-fiction 363.7 F
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Carnegie Museum of Natural History Education QH45.2 .F67 2006
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Contents
Nature of change / Daniel B. Botkin
New frontiers, new explorations / Alan Cutler
Climate surprises / Jonathan Overpeck
Changing landscape of knowledge / Bernice Wuethrich / Streams of consciousness / Alan Cutler
Force of city life on Earth / Barbara Boyle Torrey
Global synergies / William Melson
Interfering with elemental cycles / Alan Cutler
Scales of change / Stephen Jay Gould
Time in rocks, history in bones / Alan Cutler and Anna K. Behrensmeyer
Pleasures of change / Dorion Sagan and Eric D. Schneider
Microbial minds / Lynn Margulis
What they will know / David Quammen
Bigger storms brewing / adapted from National Geographic
Learning from Ladakh / Helena Norberg-Hodge
Along Magadi Road, Kenya / Bernice Wuethrich / Changing places in Africa / Edward S. Ayensu
Winds of change / Michael Garstang
Leave it to the school children / George P. Horse Capture
Deadly walls of water / Tom O'Neill
Biodiversity and happiness / Gretchen C. Daily
To quench the thirst of cities / Gretchen C. Daily
Natural history and the 21st century / Robert Fri.

Additional Information
Subjects Natural history.
Human ecology.
Global environmental change.
Earth (Planet)
Publisher Washington, D.C. :Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History :2006
National Geographic Society,
Contributors National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 192 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 26 cm
ISBN 142620017X
9781426200175
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