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Hello from 2030

by Jan Paul Schutten

Will the future be what we think, or will our predictions be laughably wrong? Get a glimpse of what’s coming—and how we know—in this firsthand look at futurology, the science of predicting the future.

What...


The Race to Save the Lord God Bird

by Phillip Hoose

The tragedy of extinction is explained through the dramatic story of a legendary bird, the Ivory-billed Woodpecker, and of those who tried to possess it, paint it, shoot it, sell it, and, in a last-ditch effort,...


Mission: Save the Planet

by Sally Ride & Tam O'Shaughnessy

PRACTICAL STEPS TO SAVE THE PLANET

A how-to companion packed with simple things kids can do to have an impact.

From simple measures like turning off the water while you brush your teeth, to bigger challenges like...


Mission: Planet Earth

by Sally Ride & Tam O'Shaughnessy

From an American hero and dedicated scientist: A compelling introduction to the changes taking place in Earth's climate, written for the audience that matters most to our planet's future.

Beginning with Sally...


Summary & Study Guide - Resurrection Science

by Lee Tang

Prevention and Reversal of Species Extinction

The must-read summary of “Resurrection Science: Conservation, De-Extinction and the Precarious Future of Wild Things,” by M. R. O’Connor.

Many species are threatened...


Corallai

by Michelle Path

When Andi is engulfed by a wave, she finds herself transported to an underwater world called Corallai. There she meets Aquanna, a creature who is part fish and part human.

Aquanna tells Andi that it is her destiny...


The Five Fingers of Global Destruction

by Leon Saracini

Two friends, Mr Donoti and Mr Noel, have an appointment to meet for a drink in a bar somewhere on the northern hemisphere during the month of July. Mr Donoti is first to arrive. He is sitting in a typical local...


The Five Fingers of Global Destruction

by Leon Saracini

Two friends, Mr Donoti and Mr Noel, have an appointment to meet for a drink in a bar somewhere on the northern hemisphere during the month of July. Mr Donoti is first to arrive. He is sitting in a typical local...


Dean Goes Green

by Debra G. Watts

On every ordinary, nothing special kind of day, Dean is just a country boy with animals to take care of and chores to do. But today, is to be different. It is different in so many ways. Actually, it starts out...


Wild Vegetarians

by Linda Napoli

Big brother, Joseph takes his little sister, Sofia on a journey through photographs and illustrations to acquaint her with the "wild vegetarians" on every continent in the world. As the two children return from...


The Winds of Change

by Gail Bornfield

The Winds of Change is a collection of four stories about getting through the tough times. Each story follows its characters through the happenings in their lives. Each of us is touched by both joy and sadness....


Imagine with Me

by Mandy White

Imagine sharing your world with the trees, like koalas do. Stretch your imagination and come with me as we explore the possibilities in a fun poem.


Rainbow Rain

by Karyn Pickles & Laurie Heng

Told in a rhyming format, Rainbow Rain tells the story of a rainbow who has fallen from the sky to protect herself from the rising fumes that are causing her to overheat and fade away. Rainbow Rain has amagical...


Summary & Study Guide - Rise of the Necrofauna

by Lee Tang

The Truth About De-Extinction

The must-read summary of “Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction,“ by Britt Wray.

Necrofauna is a term used by futurist Alex Steffen to refer...


Champion

by Sally M Walker

American chestnut trees were once found far and wide in North America's eastern forests. They towered up to one hundred feet tall, providing food and shelter for people and animals alike. For many, life without...


The Politics of Nuclear Energy in Western Europe

by Wolfgang C. Muller & Paul W. Thurner

This volume investigates nuclear energy policies in Western Europe over the entire post-war period, but with special attention to the two most recent decades. The comparative analytical perspective draws on...


Profits and Sustainability

by Geoffrey Jones

Are profits and sustainability compatible? This book brings unique perspectives to this key debate by exploring the history of green entrepreneurship since the nineteenth century, and its spread globally in...


Little Loon

by Fran Hodgkins & Karel Hayes

Little Loon traces the birth and first summer of a loon chick on a New England lake, ending with the loon’s migration for the winter. Readers follow along as the baby loon grows and discovers the world around...


Going Wild

by Michelle Mulder

Going wild. We don't see it as a good thing. And why would we? For most of our time on earth, humanity has been running from lions and other wilderness dangers. We've worked hard to make our local landscapes...


Building Bottom-up Health and Disaster Risk Reduction Programmes

by Emily Ying Yang Chan

As a backdrop of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) (2016-2030), the United Nations pointed out that more than 6 million children still died before the age of five by 2015. At least 1.8 billion people...