Among the Orangutans: The Birute Galdikas Story

Among the Orangutans: The Birute Galdikas Story

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ISBN Code : 9780811804080
Book Author : Evelyn Gallardo
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Total Pages : 574

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A student of the renowned paleontologist Dr. Louis B. Leakey and a colleague of both Dian Fossey and Jane Goodall, Birute Galdikas is the worlds foremost authority on the life and behavior of the orangutan. For more than twenty years she has lived in the jungles of Borneo, devoting her life to studying and preserving this endangered animal as well as its disappearing rain

Fauna and Flora, Earth and Sky: Brushes with Natures Wisdom

Fauna and Flora, Earth and Sky: Brushes with Natures Wisdom

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ISBN Code : 9780877458722
Book Author : Trudy Dittmar
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Total Pages : 463

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Fauna and Flora, Earth and Sky is, in fact, the most intelligent, thoughtful, original, challenging, and highly entertaining work of nature writing since Barry Lopezs Artic Dreams... It is her broad scope of contemplation, combined with her fiercely beautiful and detailed renderings of passion, natural and human, that give Trudy Dittmars first but fully mature book its r

Your Brain On Nature: The Science of Natures Influence on Your Health, Happiness and Vitality

Your Brain On Nature: The Science of Natures Influence on Your Health, Happiness and Vitality

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ISBN Code : 9781118106747
Book Author : Eva M. Selhub
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Total Pages : 354

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How to safely de-tox from IT overload -- with the healing effects of nature Scientific studies have shown that natural environments can have remarkable benefits for human health. Natural environments are more likely to promote positive emotions; and viewing and walking in nature have been associated with heightened physical and mental energy. Nature has also been found to

Flock Together: A Love Affair with Extinct Birds

Flock Together: A Love Affair with Extinct Birds

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ISBN Code : 9780803296428
Book Author : B.J. Hollars
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Total Pages : 214

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After stumbling upon a book of photographs depicting extinct animals, B.J. Hollars became fascinated by the creatures that are no longer with us; specifically, extinct North American birds.How, he wondered, could we preserve so beautifully on film what we�ve failed to preserve in life?And so begins his yearlong journey to find out, one that leads him from bogs to art mus

The Hidden Forest: The Biography of an Ecosystem

The Hidden Forest: The Biography of an Ecosystem

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ISBN Code : 9780870710940
Book Author : Jon R. Luoma
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Total Pages : 464

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Veteran science writer Jon Luoma uncovers the inner workings of an ancient forest, from the microscopic bugs in the soil to the giant trees.

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