50 Things You Should Know About: The Environment by Jen Green
  

Synopsis

50 Things You Should Know About: The Environment by Jen Green

Earth' s varied environments have been shaped by gigantic forces. Volcanoes explode with molten lava from deep in the core, while continental plates rub together to produce violent earthquakes and huge tsunamis. Step inside to explore how our environment works and how we live impacts its changing nature. From the icy poles to the evergreen rainforests, life has found a way to flourish in nearly every environment on Earth. This book explores the startling discoveries of new life forms in extreme environments, such as the strange worlds of the ocean depths. Whilst marvelling the world around us, it also confronts the human impact on the environment. The mounting evidence for global warming is explored and challenges us to work towards a more sustainable future. Packed with facts, diagrams, infographics and photos, this is the perfect introduction to the wonder and intrigue of our environment.

About the Author

DR. JEN GREEN is an experienced author of children's information books, having written over 250 books focussing on geography, nature, environment and history. After being awarded a doctorate, Jen worked in publishing for over 15 years, first as an editor and later an editorial director before becoming a full-time freelance writer. She currently resides in West Sussex.

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Format

Paperback
80 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Jen Green
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Publisher

QED Publishing

Publication date

20th October 2016

ISBN

9781784935627


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