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Earth in human hands : shaping our planet's future

Author: David Harry Grinspoon
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A NASA astrobiologist outlines optimistic messages about humanity's future in the face of climate change, explaining how the human role in managing the planet's evolution is determining the course of life,"--NoveList.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Harry Grinspoon
ISBN: 9781455589128 1455589128
OCLC Number: 938360203
Description: xx, 522 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Listening to the planets --
Can a planet be alive? --
Monkey with the world --
Planetary changes of the fourth kind --
Terra sapiens --
Intelligent worlds in the universe --
Finding our voice --
Embracing the human planet.
Responsibility: David Grinspoon.

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"A NASA astrobiologist outlines optimistic messages about humanity's future in the face of climate change, explaining how the human role in managing the planet's evolution is determining the course of life,"--NoveList.

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