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  • Oceanography
    Oceanography
    Edited by Marco Marcelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0301-1,
    360 pages, March, 2012
    How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean (Arthur C. Clarke). Life has been originated in the oceans, human health and activities depend from the oceans and the world life is modulated by marine and oceanic processes. ...
  • Space Science
    Space Science
    Edited by Herman J. Mosquera Cuesta
    ISBN 978-953-51-0423-0,
    168 pages, March, 2012
    The all-encompassing term Space Science was coined to describe all of the various fields of research in science: Physics and astronomy, aerospace engineering and spacecraft technologies, advanced computing and radio communication systems, that are co ...
  • New Achievements in Geoscience
    New Achievements in Geoscience
    Edited by Hwee-San Lim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0263-2,
    222 pages, March, 2012
    New Achievements in Geoscience is a comprehensive, up-to-date resource for academic researchers in geophysics, environmental science, earth science, natural resource managements and their related support fields. This book attempts to highlight issue ...
  • Exploring the Solar Wind
    Exploring the Solar Wind
    Edited by Marian Lazar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0339-4,
    474 pages, March, 2012
    This book consists of a selection of original papers of the leading scientists in the fields of Space and Planetary Physics, Solar and Space Plasma Physics with important contributions to the theory, modeling and experimental techniques of the solar ...
  • Studies on Environmental and Applied Geomorphology
    Studies on Environmental and Applied Geomorphology
    Edited by Tommaso Piacentini and Enrico Miccadei
    ISBN 978-953-51-0361-5,
    294 pages, March, 2012
    This book includes several geomorphological studies up-to-date, incorporating different disciplines and methodologies, always focused on methods, tools and general issues of environmental and applied geomorphology. In designing the book the integrati ...
  • Approaches to Managing Disaster - Assessing Hazards, Emergencies and Disaster Impacts
    Approaches to Managing Disaster - Assessing Hazards, Emergencies and Disaster Impacts
    Edited by John Tiefenbacher
    ISBN 978-953-51-0294-6,
    174 pages, March, 2012
    Approaches to Managing Disaster - Assessing Hazards, Emergencies and Disaster Impacts demonstrates the array of information that is critical for improving disaster management. The book reflects major management components of the disaster continuum ( ...
  • Mining Methods
    Mining Methods
    Edited by Turgay Onargan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0289-2,
    74 pages, March, 2012
    An economic viability of a modern day mine is highly dependent upon careful planning and management. Declining trends in average ore grades, increasing mining costs and environmental considerations will ensure that this situation will remain in the f ...
  • Modern Climatology
    Modern Climatology
    Edited by Shih-Yu (Simon) Wang and Robert R. Gillies
    ISBN 978-953-51-0095-9,
    398 pages, March, 2012
    Climatology, the study of climate, is no longer regarded as a single discipline that treats climate as something that fluctuates only within the unchanging boundaries described by historical statistics. The field has recognized that climate is someth ...