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    Energy and Civilization

    A History

    by Vaclav Smil ...
    Narrated by David Colacci ...

    Unabridged

    20 hours 9 min

    Energy is the only universal currency; it is necessary for getting anything done. The conversion of energy on Earth ranges from terra-forming forces of plate tectonics to cumulative erosive effects of raindrops. Life on Earth depends on the photosynthetic conversion of solar energy into plant biomass. Humans have come to rely on many more energy flows-ranging from fossil fuels to photovoltaic ... Read more

    $44.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Becoming Supernatural: How Common People Are Doing The Uncommon

    Narrated by Adam Boyce ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 6 min

    The author of the New York Times bestseller You Are the Placebo, as well as Breaking the Habit of Being Yourself and Evolve Your Brain, draws on research conducted at his advanced workshops since 2012 to explore how common people are doing the uncommon to transform themselves and their lives. Becoming Supernatural marries the some of the most profound scientific information with ancient wisdom to ... Read more

    $59.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Helgoland

    The Sunday Times bestseller

    by Carlo Rovelli ...
    Narrated by David Rintoul ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 31 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.The Number One bestselling author of The Order of Time is back with a stunning book about the enigma of quantum physicsIn June 1925, twenty-three-year-old Werner Heisenberg, suffering from hay fever, retreated to a small, treeless island in the North Sea called Helgoland. It was there that he came up with one of the most transformative scientific concepts: quantum theory ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Energy for Future Presidents

    The Science Behind the Headlines

    Narrated by Pete Larkin ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 30 min

    The near-meltdown of Fukushima, the upheavals in the Middle East, the BP oil rig explosion, and the looming reality of global warming have reminded the president and all U.S. citizens that nothing has more impact on our lives than the supply of and demand for energy. Its procurement dominates our economy and foreign policy more than any other factor. But the "energy question" is more confusing, ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Lightness Being

    Mass, Ether, and the Unification of Forces

    by Frank Wilcze ...
    Narrated by Walter Dixon ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 10 min

    Our understanding of nature's deepest reality has changed radically, but almost without our noticing, over the past twenty-five years. Transcending the clash of older ideas about matter and space, acclaimed physicist Frank Wilczek explains a remarkable new discovery: matter is built from almost weightless units, and pure energy is the ultimate source of mass. He calls it "The Lightness of Being." ... Read more

    $41.90 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Go Green

    Narrated by Kim Mitzo Thompson ...
    series Fun Experiences For Kids #1

    Unabridged

    4 min

    Kids will learn the importance of words like: reduce, reuse, and recycle with this fact-filled audio book about respecting the earth. Fun facts called “Bug Bites” are presented by a silly bug that encourages kids to think about the importance of recycling aluminum, glass, and paper. Did you know that aluminum beverage containers can be recycled into new cans and put back onto the store shelves ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Future of Energy

    Narrated by Alex Boyles ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 11 min

    Since the Industrial Revolution, our civilization has depended on fossil fuels for energy—first it was coal; then petroleum. If business as usual continues, we are looking at a world where sea levels will be high enough to submerge many coastal cities and extreme weather events like 2012’s Hurricane Sandy are the new normal. In this audiobook, The Future of Energy: Earth, Wind, and Fire, we review ... Read more

    $25.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Short Circuiting Policy

    Interest Groups and the Battle Over Clean Energy and Climate Policy in the American States

    Narrated by Teri Barrington ...
    series Studies in Postwar American Political Development

    Unabridged

    13 hours 5 min

    In 1999, Texas passed a landmark clean energy law, beginning a groundswell of new policies that promised to make the US a world leader in renewable energy. As Leah Stokes shows in Short Circuiting Policy, however, that policy did not lead to momentum in Texas, which failed to implement its solar laws or clean up its electricity system. Examining clean energy laws in Texas, Kansas, Arizona, and ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Energy Systems

    A Very Short Introduction

    by Nick Jenkins ...
    Narrated by Chris Sorensen ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 26 min

    Modern societies require energy systems to provide energy for cooking, heating, transport, and materials processing, as well as for electricity generation. Energy systems include the primary fuel, its conversion, and transport to the point of use. In many cases this primary fuel is still a fossil fuel, a one-use resource derived from a finite supply within our planet, causing considerable damage ... Read more

    $19.45 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Power Brokers

    The Struggle to Shape and Control the Electric Power Industry

    Narrated by Joe Barrett ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 18 min

    For more than a century, the interplay between private, investor-owned electric utilities and government regulators has shaped the electric power industry in the United States. Provision of an essential service to largely dependent consumers invited government oversight and ever more sophisticated market intervention. The industry has sought to manage, co-opt, and profit from government regulation ... Read more

    $34.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Smoke & Mirrors

    How Hype Obscures the Future and How to See Past It

    by Gemma Milne ...
    Narrated by Gemma Milne ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 6 min

    'Stop following the news until you've read Gemma Milne's persuasive analysis of the hype and bullshit that distort our understanding of emerging science. As she shows, the starting point to grasping the genuine opportunities of AI, life sciences and climate tech is a healthy dose of critical thinking'David Rowan, founding editor of WIRED UK and author of Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Live Off Grid: Escape the City, Learn how to Travel Intelligently using Solar Power

    Narrated by Debbie Fisher, Sam Walley ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 45 min

    This book will teach you how to harness the energy of the sunAre you worried about climate change?Are you considering living off the grid and leading a truly autonomous life?Then having a solar energy system in your home or RV is a must.Solar energy is clean, creates no greenhouse gases, and doesn’t require extreme safety precautions. It’s much safer than nuclear energy and produces no waste. And ... Read more

    $28.38 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Dispatches from Planet 3

    Thirty-Two (Brief) Tales on the Solar System, the Milky Way, and Beyond

    Narrated by Gabra Zackman ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 11 min

    The galaxy, the multiverse, and the history of astronomy are explored in this engaging compilation of cosmological “tales” by multiple award-winning science writer Marcia Bartusiak. In thirty-two concise and engrossing essays, the author provides a deeper understanding of the nature of the universe and those who strive to uncover its mysteries.Bartusiak shares the back stories for many momentous ... Read more

    $29.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Piece the Sun

    The Quest for Fusion Energy

    by Daniel Clery ...
    Narrated by Don Hagen ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 11 min

    Our rapidly industrializing world has an insatiable hunger for energy and conventional sources are struggling to meet demand. Oil is running out, coal is damaging our climate, many nations are abandoning nuclear, yet solar, wind, and water will never be a complete replacement. The solution, says Daniel Clery in this deeply researched and revelatory audiobook, is to be found in the original energy ... Read more

    $52.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    End Game: Tipping Point for Planet Earth?

    Unabridged

    8 hours 52 min

    What happens when vast population growth endangers the world’s food supplies? Or our water? Our energy needs, climate, or environment? Or the planet’s biodiversity? What happens if these all become critical at once? Just what is our future?In End Game, world-renowned scientists Anthony Barnosky and Elizabeth Hadly explain the growing threats to humanity as the planet edges towards a resource war ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Element in the Room

    Science-y Stuff Staring You in the Face

    Narrated by Helen Arney, Steve Mould ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 26 min

    'They make science fun and understandable which is a great combo.' Sandi Toksvig'These nerds are the real deal.' Ben Goldacre, author of BAD SCIENCEWhy is it impossible to spin your right foot clockwise while you draw a 6 with your right hand?Can you extract DNA from a strawberry daiquiri?Would you make love like a praying mantis?Should yo... ... Read more

    $30.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    ¡Piensa Verde!

    Narrated by Carlos Reynoso ...
    series Experiencias Divertidas Para Niños #1

    Unabridged

    4 min

    Los niños aprenderán la importancia de palabras como: reducir, reutilizar, y reciclá con este libro lleno de hechos acerca de respetar la tierra. Los hechos divertidos llamados “Bicho Mordidas” son presentados por un insecto tonto que anima a los niños a pensar en la importancia de reciclar aluminio, vidrio y papel. ¿Sabías que los envases de bebidas de aluminio se pueden reciclar en latas nuevas ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Steps of the Sun

    From the author of The Queen's Gambit – now a major Netflix drama

    by Walter Tevis ...
    Narrated by Christopher Ragland ...
    series Gateway Essentials #510

    Unabridged

    11 hours 33 min

    A science fiction thriller from the author of THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH.'A fine engrossing novel by a master!' Philadelphia EnquirerIn a time when America's power has been eroded by energy depletion, and world control has been virtually given over to the Chinese, only one man has the courage to seek new mineral resources among the stars. He is Ben Belson, one of the richest men in the world, a man ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Summary Bundle: Nutrition & Energy: Includes Summary of The China Study & Summary of The Clarity Cleanse

    by Abbey Beathan ...
    Narrated by Oliver Hunt ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 58 min

    Summary Bundle: Nutrition & Energy: Includes Summary of The China Study & Summary of The Clarity CleanseFrom the Description of "Summary of The China Study"..."Americans love to hear good things about their bad habits." - T. Colin Campbell.The China Study has one purpose: to inform society about what is really healthy for you and debunking a wide array of health myths. Misinformation is your worst ... Read more

    $22.45 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Harness It: Renewable Energy Technologies and Project Development Models Transforming the Grid

    Narrated by Bob Souer ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 46 min

    Following an overview of the technical and historical development of the electric grid in the U.S. and Europe, this guide reviews hydropower, solar photovoltaics, wind energy, fuel cell, and battery technologies. The author also presents models for the connection of these renewable energy sources from large-scale to on-site and community power/microgrids. The models are explained through case ... Read more

    $34.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Climate Gamble: Is Anti-Nuclear Activism Endangering Our Future? (2017 edition)

    Unabridged

    3 hours 43 min

    ”Climate Gamble – Is Anti-Nuclear Activism Endangering Our Future?” is a thought-provoking, short and easy to read book on one of the biggest problems of our time, climate change, and one of its most misunderstood and misrepresented solution, nuclear power. This audio-book is based on the updated and revised 2017 edition. It is a production of Generation Atomic. ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Energy Boost

    The Ultimate Guide on How to Enhance Your Physical and Mental Energy To Achieve More in Life

    Narrated by Marcus Mulenga ...

    Unabridged

    12 min

    Energy Boost: The Ultimate Guide on How to Enhance Your Physical and Mental Energy To Achieve More in LifeEveryone suffers from fatigue and exhaustion in their lives for many different reasons. Whether it’s because they work too hard or don’t get enough sleep at night, or because they have a lot of mental baggage that drains their energy, or they maintain an unhealthy diet. One thing that everyone ... Read more

    $7.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Hydrogen Revolution

    a blueprint for the future of clean energy

    by Marco Alverà ...
    Narrated by Matthew Spencer ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 49 min

    'Engaging, authoritative and very timely. Marco Alverà spells Hydrogen's critical role as an energy store in the clean power transition' - Mike Berners-Lee, author of THERE IS NO PLANET BPicture this: It's 2050. The looming shadow of climate change is finally receding. The planet's temperature is stabilising. Rainforests and coral reefs beginning to thrive once more. We are returning to ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Mutant Project

    Inside the Global Race to Genetically Modify Humans

    by Eben Kirksey ...
    Narrated by Jonathan Todd Ross ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 10 min

    An anthropologist visits the frontiers of the next scientific revolution to ask: whose values are guiding gene editing experiments, and what are the implications for humanity? At a conference in Hong Kong in November 2018, Dr. He Jiankui announced that he had created the first genetically modified babies?twin girls named Lulu and Nana?sending shockwaves around the world. A year later, a Chinese ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial