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The Resource Slime : how algae created us, plague us, and just might save us, Ruth Kassinger

Slime : how algae created us, plague us, and just might save us, Ruth Kassinger

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Slime : how algae created us, plague us, and just might save us
Title
Slime
Title remainder
how algae created us, plague us, and just might save us
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Kassinger
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the origins of life in algae and profiles the multibillion-dollar algae industry, discussing the work of innovators, farmers, and scientists currently using algae to solve urgent energy problems
Tone
Writing style
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10781930
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Kassinger, Ruth
Dewey number
579.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Algae
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how algae created us, plague us, and just might save us
Label
Slime : how algae created us, plague us, and just might save us, Ruth Kassinger
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section I: In the beginning -- Pond life -- Something new under the sun -- Algae get complicated -- Land ho, going once -- Land ho, going twice -- Looking for lichens -- Section II: Glorious food -- Brain food -- Seaweed salvation -- On a grand scale -- Welshmen's delight -- A way of life -- Flash! -- Spirulina -- Section III: Practical matters -- Feeding plants and animals -- In the thick of it -- Land ho, going thrice -- Seaweed stuff -- Algae oil -- The algae's not for burning -- Ethanol -- The future of algae fuel -- Section IV: Algae and the changing climate -- Gadzoox -- Saving the reefs? -- A plague upon us -- Cleanup -- Making monsters -- Geoengineering
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 301 pages
Isbn
9780544432932
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2018043835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2018043835
  • DLC
Label
Slime : how algae created us, plague us, and just might save us, Ruth Kassinger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section I: In the beginning -- Pond life -- Something new under the sun -- Algae get complicated -- Land ho, going once -- Land ho, going twice -- Looking for lichens -- Section II: Glorious food -- Brain food -- Seaweed salvation -- On a grand scale -- Welshmen's delight -- A way of life -- Flash! -- Spirulina -- Section III: Practical matters -- Feeding plants and animals -- In the thick of it -- Land ho, going thrice -- Seaweed stuff -- Algae oil -- The algae's not for burning -- Ethanol -- The future of algae fuel -- Section IV: Algae and the changing climate -- Gadzoox -- Saving the reefs? -- A plague upon us -- Cleanup -- Making monsters -- Geoengineering
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 301 pages
Isbn
9780544432932
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2018043835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 2018043835
  • DLC

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