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Earth in the Hot Seat: Bulletins from a Warming World

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating details ·  7 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Earth in the Hot Seat is a stunning, magazine-like presentation that celebrates the Earth and clearly explains the dangers and challenges of global warning. This beautiful volume is also a showcase for National Geographic Society’s environmental mission programs. Librarians and teachers will appreciate a book that explains the science of this global threat succinctly and v ...more
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published March 10th 2009 by National Geographic Children's Books (first published 2009)
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Cindy Dobrez
Mar 14, 2010 rated it really liked it
Whether or not you believe in the threat of global warming, this book will inspire you to do what you can to take better care of our one and only home. Earth in the Hot Seat is slim but powerfully written in a style that speaks straight to the reader and encourages action. Unplug those vampire appliances? Huh? Those are the ones that keep sucking up energy even when they are not in use. Five chapters first detail the signs and science behind the climate changes we are experiencing and then move ...more
Kristin R
Oct 07, 2009 rated it really liked it
Shelves: juv, non-fiction
Try this new non-fiction book to learn about our Earth, global warming and how this is effecting our environment. These changes may seem small, but they are having a huge impact. You can also learn what small things you can do every day to help. This is well written with beautiful photographs and a bibliography for other topical books.
Jacqueline
Mar 26, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Excellent! This belongs in every school and public library. Should inspire young readers to become scientists and search for clean fuel alternatives.
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