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Seven wonders for a cool planet

everyday things to help solve global warming

by Eric Sorensen

  • 330 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Sierra Club in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Global warming -- Popular works,
  • Environmental protection -- Citizen participation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEric Sorensen and the staff of Sightline Institute.
    GenrePopular works.
    ContributionsSightline Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.G56 S62 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16445546M
    ISBN 109781578051458
    LC Control Number2008003871

    Seven Wonders is a beautiful book. It is short, informative and entertaining. All of the chapters follow a similar, effective structure. They all contain lots of interesting statistics and facts and also critical thinking. I feel profoundly sympathetic with what the book defends and offers.4/5(5). All Library locations and book drops are closed to limit the spread of COVID Due dates are extended until we reopen, so please keep your Library materials for now. And don’t worry, we won’t suspend your account or charge you for late items. Find the latest on our response to the coronavirus outbreak here.

      The seven wonders of the rocky inner planets (Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars) are: the mile-high mountain on Mars; a Martian canyon miles deep; Earth's very large moon; the true facts about lovely Venus; the Mars-filled sky of its tiny moon, Phobos; Mercury, with the most erratic of all orbits in our solar system; and the wonder of life on Earth/5(3). Get this from a library! Seven wonders: everyday things for a healthier planet. [John C Ryan, (Environmentalist)] -- A call for conservation and environmental protection describes the ecological benefits of such everyday items as the bicycle, ceiling fan, clothesline, condom, Thai food, public library, and .

    At 7 Wonders, high quality, simple, fresh ingredients is what defines our meals. We strive to bring you your favorite dishes from across the planet and make it just perfect to give you that nostalgic feeling and make you feel like you’re back home. Seven Wonders Book 1: The Colossus Rises Seven Wonders Book 2: Lost In Babylon Seven Wonders Book 3: The Tomb Of Shadows Seven Wonders Journals: The Select Seven Wonders Journals: The Orphan About the Author About the Publisher The Monastery DEDICATION FOR MY FELLOW VOYAGERS. ALL OF YOU. CONTENTS DEDICATION CHAPTER ONE: RED BEARD .


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Where to purchase Seven Wonders: you can buy copies of Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet directly from Sierra Club Books, your local bookstore, or online from bookstores such as Amazon. Note: Seven Wonders is an update of a book by Sightline, published by Sierra Club Books. Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet: Everyday Things to Help Solve Global Warming (Sierra Club Books (Sierra)) [Sorensen, Eric, Staff of Sightline Institute] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet: Everyday Things to Help Solve Global Warming (Sierra Club Books (Sierra))3/5(3). “More than just another book of tips, Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet is a compact and engaging ode to miraculous, human-made wonders that already surround us,” commented the book’s co-author Eric Sorensen.

“Each wonder—from the ceiling fan to the tomato—is a powerful and elegant friend of the climate—not to mention your wallet. Yet the humble prophylactic gets star billing in a new slim volume from Sierra Club Books, Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet.

The book by science writer Eric Sorenson and the staff of Author: Craig Mcinnes. Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet Everyday Things to Help Solve Global Warming.

Out of Print. By: Eric Sorensen and Sightline But some everyday things - like the seven wonders described in this book - can vastly reduce these impacts. The wonders are profiled in short, lively chapters that also explore the key issues behind global warming. This excerpt from "Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet: Everyday Things to Help Solve Global Warming," by Eric Sorensen and the staff of Sightline Institute, published by Sierra Club Books, is an ode.

Many of the potential readers for this book are already converts to it's position, which may limit it's sales. However, it also makes a great idea as a gift to people you may know that aren't on board with the paradigm shifts that are.

Book Review - Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet: Everyday Things to Help Solve Global Warming by Eric Sorenson & The Staff of Sightline Institute Paperback: pages Publisher: COUNTERPOINT; (Sierra Club Books) ISBN Already the chip has made us smarter, not to mention richer.

Now the challenge is to find ever more ways it can serve us in the great campaign against global warming—to make us and the planet cooler.

See also: Book: Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet; Fact Sheet: Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet; Press Release: Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet. On March 7, at pm (Facts from the “bicycle” chapter of Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet) The bicycle is the most efficient vehicle ever devised; a human on a bicycle is more efficient (in calories expended per pound and per mile) than a train, truck, airplane, boat, car, motorcycle or jet pack.

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“The writing style is light-hearted, sometimes wry, yet has a deadly serious intent: to wean Americans from their overconsumptive ways.” -Use Less Stuff Campaign **Note: Sightline cannot fulfill orders for Seven Wonders.

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[Eric Sorensen; Sightline Institute.] -- "What do a clothesline, a locally grown tomato, and a microchip have in common. They're all ordinary things that, with widespread use, can have an extraordinary impact in the fight against global. Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet: Everyday Things to Help Solve Global Warming by Eric Sorensen and the staff of the SIGHTLINE INSTITUTE (Sierra Club Books, £) This article first appeared in the Ecologist October Help us keep The Ecologist working for the planet.

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Seven Wonders for a Cool Planet [Go the Bicycle!] Warren McLaren. Ma Years ago we made mention of a clever little book called Seven Wonders: Everyday Things for a Healthier Planet. In Seven Wonders, John C. Ryan recommends a few simple things that could have a substantial positive impact on the planet's natural benefits of some of his "wonders" are obvious: condoms are a valuable tool in both birth control and the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases, while using a clothesline instead of a dryer saves energy and s: 3.

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