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Earth in human hands : shaping our planet's future / David Grinspoon.

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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"A NASA astrobiologist outlines optimistic messages about humanity's future in the face of climate change, explaining how the human role in managing the planet's evolution is determining the course of life,"--NoveList.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 304.2 GRI 2016 (Text) 33892100426866 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 01/13/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781455589128
  • ISBN: 1455589128
  • Physical Description: xx, 522 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-502) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Listening to the planets -- Can a planet be alive? -- Monkey with the world -- Planetary changes of the fourth kind -- Terra sapiens -- Intelligent worlds in the universe -- Finding our voice -- Embracing the human planet.
Summary, etc.:
"A NASA astrobiologist outlines optimistic messages about humanity's future in the face of climate change, explaining how the human role in managing the planet's evolution is determining the course of life,"--NoveList.
Subject: Human ecology.
Human beings > History.
Nature > Effect of human beings on.
Global environmental change.
Environmental protection.
Earth (Planet).

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