What's Really Happening to Our Planet?: The Facts Simply Explained
An easy-to-understand overview of the state of our planet and its future, using eye-opening and accessible charts, graphs, and infographics.
By 2050, the global population is expected to reach 9 billion. What's Really Happening to Our Planet? uses a graphic approach to chart the dramatic explosion of the human population and consumption and its impact on the planet.
Based on unmatched scientific data, What's Really Happening to Our Planet? brings together major areas of public concern, such as deforestation, climate change, water shortages, and inequality. Easy-to-reference charts and infographics illustrate key findings, while clear, jargon-free text explains the science behind the figures. In addition to charting global trends and showing how they are connected, this book articulates how we can live more sustainably in the future.
What's Really Happening to Our Planet? is a new and heart-stopping analysis of the latest chapter in human history and offers a fresh perspective on our future.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Devil_llama - LibraryThing
So, another book in the modular format, which seems to be more and more popular in environmental books these days. In an attempt to cram in tons of information without overwhelming the reader, they ... Read full review
Drivers of change 1
2 Consequences of change
3 Bending the curves