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Earth Repair

by Leila Darwish

Resistance is fertile – bioremediation techniques to heal the earth.

Millions of acres of land have been contaminated by pesticides, improperly handled chemicals, dirty energy projects, toxic waste, and...

Energy Myths and Realities

by Vaclav Smil

There are many misconceptions about the future of global energy often presented as fact by the media, politicians, business leaders, activists, and even scientists_wasting time and money and hampering the development...

Limits to Growth

by Donella Meadows, Jorgen Randers & Dennis Meadows

In 1972, three scientists from MIT created a computer model that analyzed global resource consumption and production. Their results shocked the world and created stirring conversation about global 'overshoot,'...

Climate Solutions

by Peter Barnes & Bill McKibben

Millions of Americans are demanding that all levels of government?local, state, and federal?take immediate and effective action to fight climate change. But there?s a big problem. Hundreds of policy ideas are...

The Lost Language of Plants

by Stephen Harrod Buhner

This could be the most important book you will read this year. Around the office at Chelsea Green it is referred to as the "pharmaceutical Silent Spring." Well-known author, teacher, lecturer, and herbalist...

Spoil Island

by Charlie Hailey

Is there an allure of spoiled places? Spoil islands are overlooked places that combine dirt with paradise, waste-land with “brave new world,” and wildness with human intervention. Although they are mundane...

Environmental Compliance Made Easy

by Andre R. Cooper

The newly revised and thoroughly updated Environmental Compliance Made Easy handbook from Government Institutes' popular 'Made Easy' series reorganizes thousands of pages worth of federal environmental regulatory...

Energy Storage

by Yves Brunet

Energy storage examines different applications such as electric power generation, transmission and distribution systems, pulsed systems, transportation, buildings and mobile applications. For each of these applications,...

Sustainable Geography

by Roger Brunet

Sustainable Geography recalls the system and laws of geographical space production, tackles the hardcore of geography and presents models and organizations through a regional analysis and the dynamics of territorial...

The Handbook of Environmental Health

by Frank R. Spellman & Melissa L. Stoudt

Environmental issues, global warming, pollution, and chemical dumping, are ever present in the news. But what about the health problems these issues pose? Frank Spellman and Melissa Stoudt identify the hazardous...


by Allison Cobb

?Plastic is powerful and moving, a deep, personal exploration of the modern world.??Richard Rhodes, Pulitzer Prize recipient for The Making of the Atomic Bomb In Plastic: An Autobiography, Cobb?s obsession with...

Poisoning the Pacific

by Jon Mitchell & John W. Dower

For decades, US military operations have been contaminating the Pacific region with toxic substances, including plutonium, dioxin, and VX nerve agent. Hundreds of thousands of service members, their families,...

How to Make a Wetland

by Caterina Scaramelli

How to Make A Wetland tells the story of two Turkish coastal areas, both shaped by ecological change and political uncertainty. On the Black Sea coast and the shores of the Aegean, farmers, scientists, fishermen,...

Statistical Methods and Modeling of Seismogenesis

by Nikolaos Limnios, Eleftheria Papadimitriou & George Tsaklidis

The study of earthquakes is a multidisciplinary field, an amalgam of geodynamics, mathematics, engineering and more. The overriding commonality between them all is the presence of natural randomness.


Plant Science, Agriculture, and Forestry in Africa South of the Sahara

by Cyril E. Broderick Sr. Ph.D.

Deficits in food production across Africa have resulted in starvation and famine for babies, children and families throughout Africa, and without serious transformation in the production of food and agricultural...

Future Rising

by Andrew Maynard

A Compelling Vision of the Future

?Maynard has written a thoughtful and thought-provoking response to the moment we?re in, chronicling how we got here, where we?re going, and what role we have in that journey?...

Hogs Are Up

by Wes Jackson & Robert Jensen

Hogs Are Up: Stories of the Land, with Digressions reveals what makes Wes Jackson tick. What kind of lessons does he draw from his unique life experiences, and how do they shape his profoundly revolutionary...

Seaweed, An Enchanting Miscellany

by Miek Zwamborn & Michele Hutchison

A charming deep dive into the hidden world of seaweed, filled with fascinating facts and beautiful illustrations of the most sensuous family of water plants.

Seaweed is so familiar, and yet we know so little...

Radioactive Clouds of Death over Utah

by Dr. Daniel W. Miles

I have completed the manuscript with the tentative title Radioactive Clouds of Death Over Utah.. From 1950 to the 1958 moratorium on atmospheric testing, the Atomic Energy Commission detonated over 100 atomic...

Hope Matters

by Elin Kelsey

“This book comes at just the right moment. It is NOT too late if we get together and take action, NOW.” —Jane Goodall

Fears about climate change are fueling an epidemic of despair across the world: adults...