Category: Nature

Read The Big Ones: How Natural Disasters Have Shaped Us Books PDF

by Lucy Jones by Lucy Jones By the world-renowned seismologist, a riveting history of natural disasters, their impact on our culture, and new ways of thinking about the ones to comeEarthquakes, floods, tsunamis, hurricanes, volcanoes–they stem from the same forces that give our planet life. Earthquakes give us natural springs; volcanoes produce

Read The Rise And Fall Of The Dinosaurs: A New History Of A Lost World Books PDF

by Steve Brusatte by Steve Brusatte “THE ULTIMATE DINOSAUR BIOGRAPHY,” hails Scientific American: A sweeping and revelatory new history of the age of dinosaurs, from one of our finest young scientists.“This is scientific storytelling at its most visceral, striding with the beasts through their Triassic dawn, Jurassic dominance, and abrupt demise in the Cretaceous.”

Read The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, And The Natural History Heist Of The Century Books PDF

by Kirk Wallace Johnson by Kirk Wallace Johnson “Absorbing . . . Though it’s non-fiction, The Feather Thief contains many of the elements of a classic thriller.” —Maureen Corrigan, NPR’s Fresh Air“One of the most peculiar and memorable true-crime books ever.” —Christian Science MonitorA rollicking true-crime adventure and a captivating journey into an underground world