Science, Technology & Society

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Brilliant Green

The Surprising History and Science of Plant Intelligence

Island Press

A leading plant scientist offers a new understanding of the botanical world and a passionate argument for intelligent plant life.

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Firestorm

How Wildfire Will Shape Our Future

Island Press
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Immersion

The Science and Mystery of Freshwater Mussels

Island Press
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What Should a Clever Moose Eat?

Natural History, Ecology, and the North Woods

By John Pastor; Foreword by Bernd Heinrich
Island Press
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Satellites in the High Country

Searching for the Wild in the Age of Man

Island Press
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Vital Signs Volume 22

The Trends That Are Shaping Our Future

By The Worldwatch Institute
Island Press
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Unnatural Selection

How We Are Changing Life, Gene by Gene

Island Press

In a narrative style, Emily Monosson explains how humans are driving rapid contemporary evolution, using examples such as the resurgence of bedbugs and the growing immunity to antibiotics.

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Smart Power

Climate Change, the Smart Grid, and the Future of Electric Utilities, Anniversary Edition

Island Press

This pivotal work offers a clear and accessible vision of how we can transform the electric power industry to adapt to twenty-first century challenges.

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Evolution in a Toxic World

How Life Responds to Chemical Threats

Island Press
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