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• What effect does the food we eat have on the environment?
• How will climate change affect the food we will eat in the future?
• 25% of greenhouse gas emissions come from food – how do we reduce this?

Bridle explores this in her ground-breaking, accessible, evidence-based work.

 

Listen to Sarah Bridle's TEDx talk here:

 

 


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The Cambridge Art Book

Cambridge’s old university is wonderfully portrayed in this little book of outstanding art. Bikes, punts, the grand Fitzwilliam Museum and the busy market place all find their way into the pages.

£14.99

The Edinburgh Art Book

Inspired by Edinburgh’s unique architecture, over 50 artists have produced a gorgeous collection of contemporary images illustrating all aspects of the city and surrounding area.

£14.99

The Liverpool Art Book

An impressive artistic collection, this book takes the reader on a tour through Liverpool and its history, from football, the Beatles and Cilla  to images of its majestic skyline.

£14.99

The Dublin Art Book

A tribute to Ireland's beautiful capital: from historic Trinity College Dublin to the iconic Ha'penny Bridge, Dublin's very own artists highlight its beauties in the most unique way.

£14.99

 
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Sustainable Energy - without the hot air

Cutting through the hype to reveal the facts about sustainable energy, David MacKay presents the numbers behind sustainable energy in an understandable way.

£19.95

Solar Energy

This book uniquely covers both the physics of photovoltaic (PV) cells and the design of PV systems for real-life applications, including the fundamental principles of semiconductor solar cells.

£24.99

Sustainable Materials
- without the hot air

This richly-informed book evaluates all the options and explains how we can greatly reduce the amount of material demanded and used in manufacturing, while still meeting everyone's needs.

£24.99

Drugs - without the hot air

Former government adviser David Nutt lays out the truth about the real harms posed by many drugs, from alcohol to heroin and everything in between.

£18.99


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ERNEUERBARE ENERGIEN

Ohne heisse Luft

Aimed specifically at Germany and Europe today, the authors were inspired by David Mackay’s approach in Sustainable energy without the hot air (2009). Though the laws of physics have remained the same, our knowl­edge of renewable energy sources has improved. From their experience of Energiewende and using clear, practical examples, they give us the facts so we can understand and contribute to the ongo­ing debate on renewable energy.