The Resource Earth from space : epic stories of the natural world, Michael Bright and Chloë Sarosh

Earth from space : epic stories of the natural world, Michael Bright and Chloë Sarosh

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Earth from space : epic stories of the natural world
Title
Earth from space
Title remainder
epic stories of the natural world
Statement of responsibility
Michael Bright and Chloë Sarosh
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With over 200 spectacular images, including astonishing satellite images and stills from the BBC Natural History Unit's footage, Earth from Space reveals our planet as you've never seen it before. For decades we competed to be the first to reach space, but it was when we looked back at Earth that we were truly awestruck. Now, for the first time, using advanced satellite images we can show the earth's surface, its mega structures, weather patterns and natural wonders in breathtaking detail. From the colours and patterns that make up our planet to the mass migrations and seismic changes that shape it, Earth from Space sheds new light on the planet we call home. It reveals the intimate stories behind the breathtaking images, following herds of elephants crossing the plains of Africa and turtles travelling on ocean currents that are invisible unless seen from space. The true colours of our blue planet are revealed, from the striped tulip fields of Holland to the green swirl of a plankton super bloom that attracts a marine feeding frenzy. Whether it's the world's largest beaver dam - so remote it was only discovered through satellite imagery - or newly formed islands born from volcanic eruptions, discover a new perspective on our ever-changing planet
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Bright, Michael
Dewey number
525.0222
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Sarosh, Chloë
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  • Space photography
  • Natural history
  • Astronomical geography
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Earth (Planet)
Label
Earth from space : epic stories of the natural world, Michael Bright and Chloë Sarosh
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Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "This book is published to accompany the television series entitled: Earth from space"--Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781785943539
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Earth from space : epic stories of the natural world, Michael Bright and Chloë Sarosh
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "This book is published to accompany the television series entitled: Earth from space"--Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781785943539
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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