Without pandering or over simplification, The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth gives a complete explanation of how our planet and all things on it make an ecosystem. This book illustrates as much through images as it does through text the amazing interconnectedness of our world. Everyone can learn from and be entertained by this great family book.
A fascinating tour of the planet exploring ecosystems large and small, from reefs, deserts, and rainforests to a single drop of water-from the New York Times bestselling author of Women in Science Making earth science accessible and entertaining, The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth explains how our planet works-and how we can protect it-from its diverse ecosystems and their inhabitants, to the levels of ecology, the importance of biodiversity, the cycles of nature, and more. Science- and nature-loving listeners of all ages will delight in this utterly charming guide to our amazing home.