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Ciencias de la Tierra / Hidrosfera / Oceanografía (6)

  • 100 SECRETS DELS OCEANS
    CLOSA I AUTET , DANIEL
    Quin és el secret molecular de l'aroma del mar? Com es forma un tsunami? Quin lligam hi ha entre la Lluna i el plàncton? Per quin motiu es pesquen més gambes els divendres? Quina força empeny els icebergs en una direcció diferent de la del vent? Els calamars es comuniquen amb senyals de llum sobre el seu cos? Com afecten els oceans en el clima de la Terra? La supervivènci...
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    14,70 €

  • RIVER CONSERVATION *
    ELOSEGI, ARTURO
    Rivers are amongst the most diverse ecosystems, a source of essential services for Humanity, but also among the most endangered ecosystems on Earth. Rivers are threatened by multiple stressors, including changes in water flow, impacts on channel form, the reception of an increasing variety of novel pollutants, the overexploitation of resources, and habitat depletion. Riverine b...
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    28,00 €

  • LA CORRIENTE DEL GOLFO
    ULANSKI, STAN
    ? Una mezcla apasionante de divulgación científica, relato de aventuras e historia natural sobre uno de los fenómenos más sorprendentes de la naturaleza: lacorriente del Golfo Escrito para el público en general, lleno de datos interesantes, anécdotas científicas y relatos de viajes. El autor es profesor de geología y cienciasmedioambientales, un escritor con afán didá...
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    19,90 €

  • THE EXPLORATION OF MARINE BIODIVERSITY *
    BILLETT, DAVID S. M.
    The exploration of marine biodiversity is still in its infancy, due basically to the technological challenges of deep-sea deployments and the fact that marine life is dominated by microscopic organisms with a metabolic repertoire far beyond that of their terrestrial counterparts. For these reasons too, it continues to yield surprises, with the most remote, extreme habitats also...
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    25,00 €

  • THE ROLE OF MARINE BIOTA IN THE FUNCTIONING OF THE BIOSPHERE *
    CARLOS M. DUARTE
    Marine biodiversity is fundamental to the functioning of the biosphere. The oceans that cover three quarters of the Earth s surface are populated by plankton communities. In stark contrast to the value society bestows on the role of trees in the survival of our planet, that of plankton communities often goes unnoticed.This book deals with the importance of oceanic plankton in t...
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    25,00 €

  • THE GULF STREAM *
    STAN L ULANSKI
    Driving through the Atlantic Ocean is a powerful current with a force 300 times that of the mighty Amazon. First discovered by Ponce de Leon in 1513, it sped ships laden with fortunes in spices, sugar, and rum from the New World back to Spain and also guided the ships of the buccaneers who preyed on them. Later, the current was essential to the development of the transatlantic ...
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    56,00 €