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  • The Water Problemby

    Brookings Institution Press 2017; US$ 34.99

    Building water resilience is the single biggest challenge in a changing global climate. The United States faces a water crisis as critical as the energy crisis that once dominated headlines. Like the energy crisis, a solution can be found. Pat Mulroy, for many years general manager of the Southern Nevada Water Authority, the lead negotiator on... more...

  • Climate and Conservationby

    Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2012; Not Available

    Climate and Conservation presents case studies from around the world of projects focused on climate change adaptation-regional-scale endeavors where scientists, managers, and practitioners are working to protect biodiversity by protecting landscapes and seascapes in response to threats posed by climate change. The book begins with an introductory... more...

  • Saving a Million Speciesby

    Island Press/Center for Resource Economics 2012; Not Available

    This book examines the question of how many species will perish as a result of climate change and associated threats. It offers explanations that synthesize the literature and elaborate on the conservation and policy implications of climate change science. more...

  • 30-Second Meteorologyby Adam A. Scaife; Julia Slingo DBE FRS

    The Ivy Press 2016; US$ 13.43

    30-Second Meteorology features 50 of the most significant events and phenomena to shower down from the skies, all explained without the bluster. more...

  • Renewable Gasby Jo Abbess

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 105.00

    The author looks at the prospects for a transition from natural gas to low carbon gas, which could take several decades, and at how this will depend on the evolution of the fossil fuel industry. She investigates the technologies and energy systems for making the best use of renewable gas resources. more...

  • Beyond Terrorby Chris Abbott; John Sloboda; Paul Rogers

    Ebury Publishing 2011; US$ 9.86

    Is international terrorism really the single greatest threat to world security? Since the 9/11 attacks, many Western governments assume terrorism to be the greatest threat we face. In response, their dangerous policies attempt to maintain control and keep the status quo by using overwhelming military force. This important book shows why this approach... more...

  • Aeronomy of the Earth's Atmosphere and Ionosphereby Mangalathayil Ali Abdu; Archana Bhattacharyya; Dora Pancheva

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 119.75

    This multi-author volume presents outstanding research problems in the field of the aeronomy of the Earth?s atmosphere and ionosphere. Readers will find several review articles and detailed papers by leading scientists in the field. more...

  • Aviation and Climate Changeby Ruwantissa Abeyratne

    Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 46.80

    The book addresses the most critical issue faced by aviation and climate change: namely the development of a market based measure to control aircraft engine emissions. It discusses the current market economic trends as they impact to aviation and suggests steps and measures to be taken in the development of a workable MBM. ICAO has three years to come... more...

  • Evaporation and Evapotranspirationby Wossenu Abtew; Assefa M. Melesse

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 130.64

    This book details theoretical and applied aspects of the evaporation and evapotranspiration process supported by data from experimental studies. It presents a new technology, remote sensing application to evaporation and evapotranspiration estimation. more...

  • Environmental Sustainability in Transatlantic Perspectiveby Manuela Achilles; Dana Elzey

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00

    Experts from business, academia, governmental agencies and non-profit think tanks to form a transnational and multi-disciplinary perspectives on the combined challenges of environmental sustainability and energy security in the United States and Germany. more...