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    • The Human Planet

    • How We Created the Anthropocene
    • By: Simon Lewis, Mark A. Maslin
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Meteorites, methane, mega-volcanoes and now human beings; the old forces of nature that transformed Earth many millions of years ago are joined by another: us. Our actions have driven Earth into a new geological epoch, the Anthropocene. For the first time in our home planet's 4.5-billion year history a single species is dictating Earth's future. To some the Anthropocene symbolises a future of superlative control of our environment. To others it is the height of hubris, the illusion of our mastery over nature. 

    Regular price: $24.00

    • Global Warming

    • A Very Short Introduction
    • By: Mark Maslin
    • Narrated by: Kevin Pariseau
    • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Global Warming: A Very Short Introduction is an informative, up to date discussion about the predicted impacts of global warming. It draws on material from the recent report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, a huge collaborative study drawing together current thinking on the subject from experts in a range of disciplines, and presents the findings of the panel for a general readership for the first time

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    • Very Short Introductions is the best collection!!

    • By melecona2 on 06-26-11

    Regular price: $17.50