Unstoppable

Unstoppable

Harnessing Science to Change the World

eBook - 2015
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Just as World War II called an earlier generation to greatness, so the climate crisis is calling today's rising youth to action: to create a better future.In UNSTOPPABLE, Bill Nye crystallizes and expands the message for which he is best known and beloved. That message is that with a combination of optimism and scientific curiosity, all obstacles become opportunities, and the possibilities of our world become limitless. With a scientist's thirst for knowledge and an engineer's vision of what can be, Bill Nye sees today's environmental issues not as insurmountable, depressing problems but as chances for our society to rise to the challenge and create a cleaner, healthier, smarter world. We need not accept that transportation consumes half our energy, and that two-thirds of the energy you put into your car is immediately thrown away out the tailpipe. We need not accept that dangerous emissions are the price we must pay for a vibrant economy and a comfortable life. Above...
Publisher: 2015
ISBN: 9781466869899
Branch Call Number: DOWNLOADABLE E-BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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sundanced Jul 07, 2017

Climate change can be a scary subject, but this book will beguile you with its combination of enthusiasm, optimism, imagination, and scientific knowledge. A great read!

AL_JOSHUAS Oct 08, 2016

As I do with all of Bill's books I listened to this one. A fantastic overview of global climate change and the things humanity can do to help change its course.

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Queen_Epic
Feb 23, 2016

Finally. Can I not take Science now?

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HowardWilliams
Jan 11, 2016

Ideal for those without a high school education, or children.

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naturalist
Nov 24, 2015

“Bill Nye Demolishes Climate Deniers: 'The Single Most Important Thing We Can Do Now Is Talk About Climate Change' – The scientist discusses his new book, 'Unstoppable,' and the urgent need for climate action.” . . .
by Sean Illing, from Salon, November 10, 2015
http://www.alternet.org/environment/bill-nye-demolishes-climate-deniers-single-most-important-thing-we-can-do-now-talk-about

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