A naturalist's passionate dive into the world of bees of all stripes--what she has learned about them, and what we can learn from them
In The Secret Therapy of Trees, Marco Mencagli and Marco Nieri explore the relationship between plants and organisms, and illustrate how to benefit from nature's positive impact on our psychological and physical well-being.
With over 200 spectacular images, including astonishing satellite photographs and stills from the PBS docuseries, Life from Above reveals our planet as you've never seen it before.
An inspiring story about what happens when 3,500 acres of land, farmed for centuries, is left to return to the wild, and about the wilder, richer future a natural landscape can bring.
One farm's decades-long journey into regenerative agriculture--and how these methods enhance biodiversity, pollinators, and soil health
How the principles of biological innovation can help us overcome creative challenges in art, business, and science$24.95ISBN: 9781629190198Availability: BackorderedPublished: BlueBridge - September 9th, 2019
Alexander von Humboldt was the most famous scientist and explorer of his day. "I view him as one of the greatest ornaments of the age," wrote Thomas Jefferson, and he received Humboldt in the White House in 1804.$16.99ISBN: 9781541699533Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Basic Books - September 3rd, 2019As seen on PBS's American Spring LIVE, the award-winning author of The Triumph of Seeds and Feathers presents a natural and cultural history of bees: the buzzing wee beasties that make the world go round.$29.95ISBN: 9780691178554Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton University Press - August 13th, 2019
How birds have evolved and adapted to survive winter$17.99ISBN: 9781541618305Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Basic Books - October 2019The surprising science of the creepers, crawlers, wrigglers, and runners that call our homes, home$23.00ISBN: 9781610919975Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Island Press - September 5th, 2019"Frightening...Firestorm comes alive when Struzik discusses the work of offbeat scientists." —New York Times Book Review
"Comprehensive and compelling." —Booklist
"A powerful message." —Kirkus
"Should be required reading." —Library Journa$16.00ISBN: 9780998750897Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Etruscan Press - August 2019
A wild ride on the madcap streets of Guatemala City. A twilight walk through old Havana with a Cuban mailman. A canoe trip in search of a lost grave in the Everglades. A late-night visit to a border-town casino. These are some of the experiences Stephen Benz describes in Topographies, a witty, insightful, and evocative collection of personal essays and literary journalism.