Environment
epub |eng | 2012-06-14 | Author:Marshall, Shawn.

GLACIER DYNAMICS Glaciers flow through three different mechanisms: internal “creep” deformation, decoupled sliding at the ice–bed interface, and deformation of subglacial sediments (figure 6.3). The former is a function of ...
( Category: Weather June 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-21 | Author:Bill Lambrecht

( Category: Engineering June 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-18 | Author:Michael Ashcroft

CHAPTER 7 AFTER SIMBA Operation Simba was an undoubted success in its own right. To have saved just one out of a possible 12,000 captive-bred lions from certain death felt ...
( Category: Cats, Lions & Tigers June 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-18 | Author:Mark Nelson

THE DESERT SHOWS A MIND OF ITS OWN Life asserts itself in surprising ways, and this is particularly true with the desert. When SBV designed it, a basic problem had ...
( Category: Environmentalists & Naturalists June 19,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Debnath, Somnath;

Figure 10.1 Accounting paradigms of sustainability as part of accounting frameworks Source: Author. Sustainability and accounting paradigms Sustainability-related concerns due to the economic activities of firms and industries correspond to ...
( Category: Economics June 16,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hiroshi Komiyama

Reducing the World’s Carbon Dioxide Emissions by 25 % Let us look at “Vision 2050” from the standpoint of carbon dioxide emissions. Figure 3.3 shows world energy scenarios and the ...
( Category: Economics June 15,2020 )
epub |eng | 2000-09-21 | Author:National Research Council

THE COMMITTEE’S CONSENSUS JUDGMENTS ABOUT WASTE INCINERATION AND PUBLIC HEALTH After considering information on incineration operations and emission characteristics (Chapter 3), environmental behavior of pollutants of concern and contributions of ...
( Category: Environmental June 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-10 | Author:Anja Røyne [Røyne, Anja]

plastic after oil Plastic is everywhere. I have plastic in my toothpaste tube, kitchen utensils, furniture, clothes, bike, car, skis, phone, and computer. Before we started using oil-based plastics, millions ...
( Category: Materials Science June 12,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-05-05 | Author:Anja Røyne

plastic after oil Plastic is everywhere. I have plastic in my toothpaste tube, kitchen utensils, furniture, clothes, bike, car, skis, phone, and computer. Before we started using oil-based plastics, millions ...
( Category: Materials Science June 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-08 | Author:Paul Jepson

The first human-induced global warming This is the sub-title of another provocative paper by Chris Doughty. He and his co-authors showed that the historic extinction of mammoths in Alaska and ...
( Category: Wildlife June 9,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Singleton, Alex David Spielman, Seth Folch, David

Box 5.1: Indices of Deprivation A universal challenge for policy makers is where economic resources and the interventions they enable might be best targeted, either for the greatest positive effect ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development June 9,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-13 | Author:Manabe, Syukuro; Broccoli, Anthony J.;

FIGURE 7.3 Schematic diagram illustrating (a) the correspondence between sea ice coverage and the latitudinal profile of SST at LGM and at present, and (b) the latitudinal profile of the ...
( Category: Climatology June 8,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Richard Rashke

Chapter 22 FEBRUARY 1977 Jacque Srouji was the key to Dan Sheehan’s conspiracy case. Bill Taylor hadn’t found any evidence to support the allegations of the case—that Kerr-McGee had wiretapped, ...
( Category: Ethics June 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-27 | Author:John C. Robinson [Robinson, John C.]

What Is Activism? Activism in general may be broadly defined as efforts to promote social, political, and environmental progress to remediate the suffering of humans and other life forms. These ...
( Category: Mysticism June 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Bill Sharpsteen [Sharpsteen, Bill]

economy that all it takes is a small fire at a crane or a single labor dispute to ripple across the country, potentially costing the nation billions. On my way ...
( Category: Human Geography June 4,2020 )