The Story Of Earth

Author: Robert M. Hazen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143123645
Size: 72.40 MB
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The author of the best-selling Science Matters outlines a radical new approach to geologic history that advances controversial theories that the Earth evolved and that life evolved from minerals, assessing supportive findings while ...

The Story Of Earth

Author: Robert M. Hazen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101580682
Size: 32.58 MB
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Hailed by The New York Times for writing “with wonderful clarity about science . . . that effortlessly teaches as it zips along,” nationally bestselling author Robert M. Hazen offers a radical new approach to Earth history in this ...

The Goldilocks Planet

Author: Jan Zalasiewicz
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191634026
Size: 32.46 MB
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In this remarkable new work, Jan Zalasiewicz and Mark Williams demonstrate how the Earth's climate has continuously altered over its 4.5 billion-year history.

Genesis

Author: Robert Hazen
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 030910310X
Size: 60.18 MB
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Genesis tells the tale of transforming scientific advances in our quest for life’s origins. Written with grace, beauty, and authority, it goes directly to the heart of who we are and why we are here.

The Diamond Makers

Author: Robert M. Hazen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521654746
Size: 45.82 MB
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The book reveals the human dimensions of research - the competition, bravery, jealousy, teamwork, and greed that ultimately led to today's billion-dollar diamond synthesis industry.

Earth S Evolving Systems

Author: Ronald E. Martin
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 1284108295
Size: 18.59 MB
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Earth’s Evolving Systems: The History of Planet Earth, Second Edition is an introductory text designed for popular courses in undergraduate Earth history.

The Planet In A Pebble

Author: Jan Zalasiewicz
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199645698
Size: 10.89 MB
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"Every pebble has many stories to tell. Its particular atoms, its crystals, its minerals, its grains, its textures, its strata, its tiny fossils bear evidence to a history that stretches back billions of years."--Book flap.

Life On A Young Planet

Author: Andrew H. Knoll
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691120294
Size: 57.47 MB
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"--Donald E. Canfield, Odense University "This is a truly great book. It is a remarkably readable synthesis of many diverse ideas selected from a breathtaking array of disciplines.

Reading The Rocks

Author: Marcia Bjornerud
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0786722053
Size: 39.76 MB
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Fulbright Scholar Marcia Bjornerud takes the reader along on an eye-opening tour of Deep Time, explaining in elegant prose what we see and feel beneath our feet.

Historical Geology

Author: Reed Wicander
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305480767
Size: 62.84 MB
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Students will understand the relevancy of Earth's history as part of a dynamic and complex integrated system, not as a series of isolated and unrelated events Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the ...