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Enna burning —Hale, Shannon.

Enna hopes that her new knowledge of how to wield fire will help protect her good friend Isi--the Princess Anidori--and all of Bayern against their enemies, but the need to burn is uncontrollable and puts Enna and her lo...

The tree —Layton, Neal, author.

When a couple buys land that includes a large tree housing forest animals, they must decide how to proceed with their building plans.

Life after people, the series. The complete season 1, disc 3

This series continues the exploration of a world wiped clean of humanity, using cinematic CGI to reveal, in scientific detail, the fate of the man-made world in the hours, days, months, and years after people disappear.

The Anthropocene reviewed : essays on a human-centered planet —Green, John, 1977- author.

"The Anthropocene is the current geological age, in which human activity has profoundly shaped the planet and its biodiversity. In this ... symphony of essays adapted and expanded from his ... podcast, bestselling author...

Life after people, the series. The complete season 1, disc 1

This series continues the exploration of a world wiped clean of humanity, using cinematic CGI to reveal, in scientific detail, the fate of the man-made world in the hours, days, months, and years after people disappear.

On our nature walk : our first talk about our impact on the environment —Roberts, Jillian, 1971- author.

"Young readers are introduced to environmental issues in their own neighborhoods in this illustrated nonfiction picture book."-- Provided by publisher.

Life after people, the series. The complete season 1, disc 2

This series continues the exploration of a world wiped clean of humanity, using cinematic CGI to reveal, in scientific detail, the fate of the man-made world in the hours, days, months, and years after people disappear.

The Anthropocene reviewed essays on a human-centered planet —Green, John, 1977- author.
Large Print
2021
Availability: 1 of 4

"The Anthropocene is the current geological age, in which human activity has profoundly shaped the planet and its biodiversity. In this [...] symphony of essays adapted and expanded from his [...] podcast, John Green rev...

Renewal : how nature awakens our creativity, compassion, and joy —Edwards, Andrés R., 1959- author.

"Renewal explores the science behind why being in nature makes us feel alive and helps us thrive. Backed by cutting-edge research in cognitive science, Edwards weaves stories that reveal nature's genius, its effect on ou...

Under a white sky : the nature of the future —Kolbert, Elizabeth, author.

"The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sixth Extinction returns to humanity's transformative impact on the environment, now asking: After doing so much damage, can we change nature, this time to save it? That man shou...

Braiding sweetgrass : indigenous wisdom, scientific knowledge, and the teachings of plants —Kimmerer, Robin Wall, author.

"As a botanist, Robin Wall Kimmerer has been trained to ask questions of nature with the tools of science. As a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, she embraces the notion that plants and animals are our oldest teac...

Terra incognita : 100 maps to survive the next 100 years —Goldin, Ian, 1955- author.

Welcome to Terra Incognita. Based on decades of research, and combining mesmerising, state-of-the-art satellite maps with enlightening and passionately argued analysis, Ian and Robert chart humanity's impact on the plane...

Homo Deus : breve historia del mañana —Harari, Yuval Noah, author.

Yuval Noah Harari, autor bestseller de Sapiens. De animales a dioses, augura un mundo no tan lejano en el cual nos veremos enfrentados a una nueva serie de retos. Homo Deus explora los proyectos, los sueños y las pesadi...

Under a white sky the nature of the future —Kolbert, Elizabeth, author.
Book On CD
2021
Availability: 1 of 2

"The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sixth Extinction returns to humanity's transformative impact on the environment, now asking: After doing so much damage, can we change nature, this time to save it? That man shou...

Braiding sweetgrass indigenous wisdom, scientific knowledge and the teachings of plants —Kimmerer, Robin Wall, author.
Book Club
2013
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As a leading researcher in the field of biology, Robin Wall Kimmerer understands the delicate state of our world. But as an active member of the Potawatomi nation, she senses and relates to the world through a way of kno...

Tipping point for planet earth : how close are we to the edge? —Barnosky, Anthony D., author.

"Tipping Point for Planet Earth explains why Earth is headed for a tipping point, a change so fast, dramatic, and unexpected that humanity will reel at the consequences. Midway through this century, there will be more th...

The day the earth stood still

Governments and scientists race to unravel the mystery behind a visitor's appearance. Dr. Helen Benson is a renowned scientist who finds herself face-to-face with an alien called Klaatu. Klaatu has traveled across the un...

Islands of abandonment : life in the post-human landscape —Flyn, Cal, author.

"As if Annie Dillard walked into The World Without Us: a beautiful, lyrical exploration of the places where nature is flourishing in our absence. Some of the only truly feral cattle in the world wander a long-abandoned i...

A river ran wild : an environmental history —Cherry, Lynne.

An environmental history of the Nashua River, from its discovery by Indians through the polluting years of the Industrial Revolution to the ambitious clean-up that revitalized it.

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