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  • Beyond Earth: Our Path to a New Home in the Planets
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    Pages : 320

    by: Charles Wohlforth Amanda R. Hendrix

    Publisher: pPantheon

    Book Description

    An assessment of the prospects for establishing a future space colony.

    While this is not yet on the radar screen, Wohlforth (The Fate of Nature: Rediscovering Our Ability to Rescue the Earth, 2010, etc.) and Hendrix, a planetary scientist who worked at NASA’s propulsion laboratory, believe that such a long-term goal is needed ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0804197970

    ISBN-13: 9780804197977

    Language: English

  • The Whale and the Supercomputer: On the Northern Front of Climate Change
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    Pages : 336

    by: Charles Wohlforth

    Publisher: pNorth Point Press

    Book Description

    A journalist and native Alaskan comes to grips with the impact of climate change in an Arctic region where science predicted it would first show its hand.

    Wohlforth delves into the two disparate cultures most affected by the steady warming that he asserts “everybody in Alaska knows is a fact.” While the Iñupiaq Eskimos embark on incre ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0865476594

    ISBN-13: 9780865476592

    Language: English