Science of Earth Systems, Second Edition is designed to introduce the new scientific discipline of Earth System Science to secondary school students. This new area of collaborative research is a combination of all the scientific disciplines into one body of knowledge. This book brings together in on... more
Colorful pictures, diagrams, and charts assist visual learners with understanding the content
Clear learning objectives for each chapter are provided throughout
Career connections, bios for important earth scientists, and recent breakthroughs in the earth sciences offer the most up to date content... more
Greatly updated and expanded astronomy section
Addition of important environmental legislation
New chapter on biological diversity and evolution.
Updated and expanded chapter on geologic history