The Ends Of The World

Author: Peter Brannen
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062364820
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Using the visible clues these devastations have left behind in the fossil record, The Ends of the World takes us inside “scenes of the crime,” from South Africa to the New York Palisades, to tell the story of each extinction.

The Ends Of The World

Author: Peter Brannen
Publisher: Ecco
ISBN: 9780062364807
Size: 69.96 MB
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Using the visible clues these devastations have left behind in the fossil record, The Ends of the World takes us inside “scenes of the crime,” from South Africa to the New York Palisades, to tell the story of each extinction.

The Ends Of The World

Author: Peter Brannen
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1786070081
Size: 18.27 MB
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But The Ends of the World isn’t just a chronicle of the five most horrific catastrophes that plunged the only habitable planet in the known universe into the grave.

The Worst Of Times

Author: Paul B. Wignall
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400874246
Size: 56.85 MB
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Wignall shows how these series of unprecedented extinction events swept across the planet, killing life on a scale more devastating than the dinosaur extinctions that would follow.

Inheritors Of The Earth

Author: Chris D. Thomas
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 024124076X
Size: 11.33 MB
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Yet what if this narrative obscures a more hopeful truth? In Inheritors of the Earth, renowned ecologist and environmentalist Chris D. Thomas overturns the accepted story, revealing how nature is fighting back.

Climate Change

Author: Joseph Romm
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190250178
Size: 79.21 MB
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"This book offers the most up-to-date examination of climate change's foundational science, implications for our future, and clean energy solutions that can mitigate its effects"--Back cover.

The Physics Of Life

Author: Adrian Bejan
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466891343
Size: 40.94 MB
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This is evolution explained loudly but also elegantly, forging a path that flows sustainability.

The Great Extinctions

Author: Norman MacLeod
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781770853270
Size: 30.40 MB
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"This book was developed by: the Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London"--Title page verso.

When Life Nearly Died

Author: Michael J. Benton
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780500285732
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Documents the mass extinction of nearly 90 percent of life during the Permian period, discussing what caused the disaster and recent scientific research regarding catastrophic events.

Extinction

Author: Douglas H. Erwin
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691005249
Size: 58.25 MB
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"--Andrew H. Knoll, Harvard University, author of "Life on a Young Planet" "Douglas Erwin is the world's leading expert on the end-Permian extinction. This book will be the standard reference on this crucial event in the history of life.