Author: Bill McKibben
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1429935855
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We've created, in very short order, a new planet, still recognizable but fundamentally different. We may as well call it Eaarth. That new planet is filled with new binds and traps.


Author: Martin Zucker
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1459602544
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Those warnings went mostly unheeded; now, he argues, we need to acknowledge that we've waited too long, and that massive change is not only unavoidable but already underway. Our old familiar planet is melting, drying, acidifying, floo.

Long Distance

Author: Bill McKibben
Publisher: Plume Books
ISBN: 9780452282704
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The best-selling author of The End of Nature shares his observations on training to become a world-class skier as a man approaching middle age. Reprint.

The Bible In The Contemporary World

Author: Richard Bauckham
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 146744376X
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Let climate-change denial be a warning to us. People who deny climate change
are devoted to the American dream of limitless economic growth. They see all the
evidence for climate change as a kind of left-wing conspiracy to imperil America's
great future. They refuse to face reality because they cannot surrender their very
unrealistic hope. I have learned quite a lot from Bill McKibben's most recent book,
Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet.2 He spells Eaarth with an extra a ...

Loving This Planet

Author: Helen Caldicott
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1595588086
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McKibben is an American environmentalist and writer who has published Eaarth:
Making a Life on a Tough New Planet, e End ofNature, and Deep Economy: e
Wealth ofCommunities and the Durable alternative energy, and advocating for
more localized economies. He leads the organization 350.org, which in 2009
coordinated the largest ever global rally of any kind, with 5,200 simultaneous
demonstrations in 181 countries.

Genetics Biofuels And Local Farming Systems

Author: Eric Lichtfouse
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9789400715219
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Proponents of endless growth insist that humans have always in the past
overcome perceived resource limitations. This is a silly argument. We have been
burning fossil fuels, the resources that underpin modern civilization, for a mere
two centuries, a period of time that hardly qualifies as “always.” In the new book “
Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet,” Bill McKibben, an
environmentalist and a scholar in residence at Middlebury College, argues that
anthropogenic climate ...

A Life Of Grace For The Whole World Adult Book

Author: Jerry Cappell
Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 0819233781
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—The Pastoral Teaching (paragraphs 1–5) Before the Session: Graceful
Intentions Science confirms what we already know: our human footprint is
changing the face of the earth and because we come from the earth, it is
changing us too. In 2011, author and environmental activist Bill McKibben
published a new book with the title, Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
. The spelling in the title was not a typo. McKibben deliberately changed the
spelling of Earth to Eaarth to ...

Cloud Of The Impossible

Author: Catherine Keller
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231538707
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... which are incompletely understood.”31 Clouds exercise both warming and
cooling effects—and which will dominate, “despite decades of improvements in
computer models of Earth's climate,” remains the great Gaian question. The
apophatic cloud has gone literal on us.32 We're running Genesis backwards,
decreating. —BILL MCKIBBEN, EAARTH It took me several weeks to make
myself open Bill McKibben's Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet. It was
the pivotal text of a ...