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Mancuso, Stefano

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Summary: "In this richly illustrated volume, a leading neurobiologist presents fascinating stories of plant migration that reveal unexpected connections between nature and culture. When we talk about migrations, we should study plants to understand that these phenomena are unstoppable. In the many different ways plants move, we can see the incessant action and drive to spread life that has led plants to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Other Press 2020

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Hopkinson, Nalo

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Summary: Winner of the 2002 World Fantasy Award for Best Collection: In Skin folk, with fifteen works ranging from science fiction to Caribbean folklore, passionate love to chilling horror, Nalo Hopkinson is at her award-winning best spinning tales like "Precious," in which the narrator spews valuable coins and gems from her mouth whenever she attempts to talk or sing. In "A Habit of Waste," a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Open Road Integrated Media, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOP

Alvarez, Walter

Summary: "Famed geologist Walter Alvarez expands our view of human history by revealing the cosmic, geologic, and evolutionary forces that have shaped us. Big History, the field that studies the entire known past of our universe to give context to human existence, has so far been the domain of historians. In [this book], geologist Walter Alvarez-- best known for his 'Impact Theory' explaining dinosaur...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523 ALV

Summary: Includes 16 episodes originally broadcast on PBS Kids, designed to help children with letter recognition.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by NCircle Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD LOT

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