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Examines various aspects of rocks and minerals - including formation, classes, uses, and the earth's crust - with detailed illustrations and photographs. More 
The general properties of rock as well as the three major categories of rock--igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic--are all examined. More 
Profiles many of the world's most well-known rivers and how they provide sustenance for those populations that depend of the travel, food, and fresh water these bodies of water provide. More 
Illustrations and photos assist in a detailed exploration of reptiles and dinosaurs, including the skeletal structure, adaptive features, habitats, and relationship with humans. More 
Details the physical characteristics, as well as the breeding and feeding behaviors, of both reptiles and amphibians. More 
Examines the possibility of a cleaner and more energy efficient future by detailing the historic and emerging technologies behind some the most promising alternative resources. More 
Features the behaviors of rats, bats and the 29 species of xenarthrans, an ancient line of mammals comprised of sloths, anteaters, and armadillos. More 
Examines the various individual-level and institutional responses to Earth's damaged natural resources, discussing ways to stem the tide of disappearing species and habitats and examining potential methods of protecting the... More 
Examines the diversity of the primate species, including the long history of human beings, from our earliest ancestors, the australopiths, to the homo sapiens of today. More 
Examines the influence industry and the modern world is having on the environment, from toxic chemicals to deforestation, these issues have a major impact on the Earth and its inhabitants. More 


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