What's Really Happening to Our Planet?

Juniper, Tony.

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An important and timely book, providing a look at what is happening on Earth, explaining the facts behind many important issues, in a way that everyone can readily understand.As well as illuminating the problems, he reveals some of the emerging solutions that need to be adopted. Topics include the population explosion, world debt, the rise of megacities, threats to food security, the rise of consumerism, mobile technology, terrorism, our changing atmosphere and much much more. Excellent.

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What's Really Happening To Our Planet? is the only book to fully review the current state of the planet and the way in which our unchecked human activity could change the world forever, with a perspective on what we can do to reverse the damage. Wide ranging, heart-stopping research is distilled into one reliable and eye-opening book. What's Really Happening To Our Planet? charts the dramatic explosion of human population and consumption and its impact on climate change and our planet. Written by leading sustainability expert Tony Juniper, with insights from globally respected scientists, states people and cultural leaders and thinkers. Includes positive ideas and a fresh perspective on how we can begin to reverse the damage we have caused. Expect clear, informative discussion of a wealth of subjects including solar power, food waste, and mass extinction. What's Really Happening To Our Planet? is an unmissable, accessible guide to humanity's role in our changing planet.

Book Details

Author Juniper, Tony.
Format PB
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Imprint DK
Number of Pages 224
Publish Date 1/06/2016
Catalogue MP056
Catalogue book number 34