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The Tapir's Morning Bath: Mysteries of the Tropical Rain Forest and the ...

Elizabeth Royte - Nature - 2002 - 328 pages
Journeys to the rain forest on Panama's Barro Colorado Island to trace the intricate workings of this complex ecological habitat and examines the work of the scientists racing ...
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Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Trash

Elizabeth Royte - Political Science - 2007 - 320 pages
Out of sight, out of mind ... Into our trash cans go dead batteries, dirty diapers, bygone burritos, broken toys, tattered socks, eight-track cassettes, scratched CDs, banana ...
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Drinking Water: A History

James Salzman - History - 2012 - 320 pages
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From Ground Water to Grass Roots: Two Small Towns —One Large Corporation

Walter Hampton Baily - Social Science - 2013 - 241 pages
Walter Baily, born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, was a signalman aboard a minesweeper in WWII. After the war, he attended Temple University and Bryn Mawr College, still later ...
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Bottled and Sold: The Story Behind Our Obsession with Bottled Water

Peter H. Gleick - Political Science - 2010 - 232 pages
Peter Gleick knows water. A world-renowned scientist and freshwater expert, Gleick is a MacArthur Foundation "genius," and according to the BBC, an environmental visionary. And ...
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Last Call at the Oasis: The Global Water Crisis and Where We Go from Here

Participant Media - Performing Arts - 2012 - 272 pages
“If there was a price placed on clean water we might start treating it like it has value. Maybe when it’s gone we'll realize we can’t drink oil or money.” —Dave Matthews Less ...
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Running Out of Water: The Looming Crisis and Solutions to Conserve Our Most ...

Peter Rogers, Susan Leal - Science - 2010 - 256 pages
Water is the world's life source and essential to all living creatures. Although we live on the blue planet, only 3 percent of all our water is drinkable. Yet we've grown ...
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Water 4.0: The Past, Present, and Future of the World's Most Vital Resource

David Sedlak - Nature - 2014 - 349 pages
Turn on the faucet, and water pours out. Pull out the drain plug, and the dirty water disappears. Most of us give little thought to the hidden systems that bring us water and ...
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Mirage: Florida and the Vanishing Water of the Eastern U.S.

Cynthia Barnett - Science - 2009 - 248 pages
"In the days before the Internet, books like Rachel Carson's Silent Spring and Marjorie Stoneman Douglas' River of Grass were groundbreaking calls to action that made citizens ...
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