The Little Book of Planet Earth
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Rolf Meissner
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-03-15 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Presents a chronological description of Earth's evolution, including the development of geological and cosmological theories, the Big Bang, the formation of the Earth and the Moon, geological structure, and biological evolution.
The Little Book of Planet Earth
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Rolf Meissner
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-11 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Acknowledgments chapter 1 The Roots of Earth Sciences 1 Classical Scientific Thought 1 The Copernican Revolution 2 From Physics and Philosophy to Geology 4 The Age of the Earth 6 chapter 2 The Earth in the Context of Our Solar System 9 The Origins of the Solar System The Elements
The Little Book of Earth Magic
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Sarah Bartlett
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Connect to the magic of the world around you for healing, empowerment and self-care Nature is filled with hidden, elusive energies: the growth spirals of sunflowers, the electromagnetic spectrum of rainbows, the bio-energy of trees and the sound waves of thunder. Working with the potent energy of nature's bounty, you
My Little Book of Space
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Peter Grego
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-14 - Publisher: QEB Publishing

What is the sun? Where does Earth fit into the solar system? Which planet is 1,321 times the size of Earth? Learning about space has never been so easy with this compact book of all things space. The interesting facts hook even the most reluctant readers. Learn why Saturn is
A Cultural History of Climate
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Wolfgang Behringer
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Polity

Explores the latest historical research on the development of the earth's climate, showing how even minor changes in the climate could result in major social, political, and religious upheavals.