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Extreme Earth
Author: Dr Robert Coenraads

ISBN: 9781922085276
Format: Hardcover
Number Of Pages: 319
Published: 1 May 2015
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 29.0 x 25.2 x 3.2
Description:
This remarkable book challenges and expands our understanding of our beautiful and mysterious planet. Would you believe that it snows in the Sahara Desert; that the 2011 Japanese earthquake was so powerful that it slowed Earth's rotation; that Niagara Falls can freeze over; that the kangaroo rat can live its entire life without drinking a drop of water?

Extreme Earth isn't just a list of the usual records about Earth - the highest, the longest, the hottest - it is also a powerful tool to understanding our ever-changing planet and discovering the ingenious ways in which plants and animals have evolved over time to survive. You'll marvel at the stunning images and the stories behind them.

About the Author

My name's Robert Coenraads and I'm holding a rock in my hand. That's because as well as being an author I'm also a geologist. I'm deeply interested in the our planet Earth, its fiery birth some 4,600 million years ago, and the evolution of its rich variety of life that exists today.

When I'm not writing books, I work in mineral exploration, searching the planet for exotic metals, p...

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