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nature's calendar phenology journal with days (revision) By Cable Natural History Museum
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Phenology is the study of when specific events happen in nature from year to year in a specific place. This journal gives you a place to record those events and have the fun of looking back at when... More > seasonal events happened in the past. Each page is a date, and each date has space to record the events of 5 years! Who has time anymore to acknowledge when the wood frogs croak their first mating call, or when they go quiet among the jingle bell chorus of spring peepers? But if you do—if you open your eyes, and your ears, and your heart—the rewards are vast. By observing and writing down even a small selection of seasonal events that occur in your sphere, you can deepen your connection with the natural world. You can become a phenologist. With an introduction by author Emily M. Stone.< Less
NATURAL HISTORY By Sandy Creighton
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The twenty two prints in this book are part of a body of work called “Natural History”. Sandy Creighton uses mixed media to create layers of imagery addressing themes of identity and... More > memory. These pages resonate with half-formed recollections of viewers’ childhood experiences.< Less
Nature By R. Waldo Emerson
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OUR age is retrospective. It builds the sepulchres of the fathers. It writes biographies, histories, and criticism. The foregoing generations beheld God and nature face to face; we, through their... More > eyes. Why should not we also enjoy an original relation to the universe? Why should not we have a poetry and philosophy of insight and not of tradition, and a religion by revelation to us, and not the history of theirs? Put the living generation into masquerade out of its faded wardrobe? The sun shines to-day also. There is more wool and flax in the fields. There are new lands, new men, new thoughts. Let us demand our own works and laws and worship. Every man's condition is a solution in hieroglyphic to those inquiries he would put. He acts it as life, before he apprehends it as truth. In like manner, nature is already, in its forms and tendencies, describing its own design. Let us interrogate the great apparition, that shines so peacefully around us. Let us inquire, to what end is nature?< Less
Alabama Museum of Natural History By Robert Boswell
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The Museum of Natural History is in an elegant University of Alabama building on campus and has a charming display,herein pitured.
A Natural History of Fort Worth By Sally Clark
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Fort Worth, Texas. Known to outsiders as Cow Town, known to its residents as home. There is a beautifully rich history to the city that took it from humble beginnings as a military fort to part of... More > the largest metropolitan areas in Texas and in the top ten metropolitan areas in the United States. With vivid imagery and photographs this books takes you on a journey through Fort Worth’s natural history to discover the endless wonders found in the geology, human history, and plant and animal ecosystems.< Less
Natural History of Oregon By Gerald J. Bakus
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This presentation is designed for tourists and travelers who • are spending only a brief time in Oregon; • are tourists just passing through; • want the highlights of the state; •... More > are busy business people who like nature; • are students with limited time.< Less
A Book of Natural History By Christopher Lotito
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This volume is made up from the writings of naturalists who have told us of the behavior of animals as they have seen it at first hand and of the beginnings and the growth of life so far as they know... More > about it. In selecting these from the wealth of available material the editor has been guided by this rule: The subject matter must be interesting to young people; it must be told in a clear and attractive style; and most important of all, it must deal with actualities. We have seen in the last few years a marked revival of nature studies. This has led to a wider range of interest in natural phenomena and in the growth and ways of animals and plants. If this movement is not to be merely a passing fad, the element of truthfulness must be constantly insisted upon. If a clever imagination, or worse, sentimental symbolism, be substituted for the truth of nature, the value of such studies is altogether lost.< Less
A Book of Natural History By Christopher Lotito
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This volume is made up from the writings of naturalists who have told us of the behavior of animals as they have seen it at first hand and of the beginnings and the growth of life so far as they know... More > about it. In selecting these from the wealth of available material the editor has been guided by this rule: The subject matter must be interesting to young people; it must be told in a clear and attractive style; and most important of all, it must deal with actualities. We have seen in the last few years a marked revival of nature studies. This has led to a wider range of interest in natural phenomena and in the growth and ways of animals and plants. If this movement is not to be merely a passing fad, the element of truthfulness must be constantly insisted upon. If a clever imagination, or worse, sentimental symbolism, be substituted for the truth of nature, the value of such studies is altogether lost.< Less
Natural History of Oregon By Gerald J. Bakus
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This presentation is designed for tourists and travelers who • are spending only a brief time in Oregon; • are tourists just passing through; • want the highlights of the state; •... More > are busy business people who like nature; • are students with limited time.< Less
Natural History of Oregon By Gerald J. Bakus
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This presentation is designed for tourists and travelers who • are spending only a brief time in Oregon; • are tourists just passing through; • want the highlights of the state; •... More > are busy business people who like nature; • are students with limited time.< Less