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FURTHER READING

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FURTHER READING

Allen, Robert, ed. Bulletproof Feathers: How Science Uses Natures Secrets to Design Cutting-Edge Technology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010.

Allenby, Braden. Reconstructing Earth: Technology and Environment in the Age of Humans. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2005.

Allenby, Braden R., and Daniel Sarewitz. The Techno-Human Condition. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2011.

Alley, Richard B. Earth: The Operators Manual. New York: W. W. Norton, 2011.

Anderson, Walter Truett. All Connected Now: Life in the First Global Civilization. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 2004.

. Evolution Isnt What It Used to Be: The Augmented Animal and the Whole Wired World. New York: W. H. Freeman, 1996.

Anthes, Emily. Frankensteins Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotechs Brave New Beasts. London: Oneworld, 2013.

Balmford, Andrew. Wild Hope: On the Front Lines of Conservation Success. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.

Bates, Marston. Man in Nature. 2nd ed. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1964.

Bauerlein, Mark, ed. The Digital Divide: Arguments for and against Facebook, Google, Texting, and the Age of Social Networking. New York: Tarcher/Putnam, 2011.

Benyus, Janine. Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature. New York: William Morrow, 2002.

Berry, Thomas. The Dream of the Earth. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1990.

Blanc, Patrick. The Vertical Garden: From Nature to the City. Revised and updated ed. Trans. Gregory Bruhn. New York: W. W. Norton, 2011.

Brand, Stewart. Whole Earth Discipline: Why Dense Cities, Nuclear Power, Transgenic Crops, Restored Wildlands, and Geoengineering Are Necessary. New York: Penguin, 2009.

Brockman, John, ed. Culture: Leading Scientists Explore Societies, Art, Power, and Technology. New York: Harper Perennial, 2011.

. Introduction by W. Daniel Hillis. Is the Internet Changing the Way You Think? The Nets Impact on Our Minds and Future. New York: Harper Perennial, 2011.

Brooks, Rodney A. Flesh and Machines: How Robots Will Change Us. New York: Pantheon, 2002.

Bunce, Michael. The Countryside Ideal: Anglo-American Images of Landscape. New York: Routledge, 1994.

Carey, Nessa. The Epigenetics Revolution: How Modern Biology is Rewriting Our Understanding of Genetics, Disease and Inheritance. London: Icon Books, 2011.

Carr, Nicholas. The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains. New York: W. W. Norton, 2011.

Chaline, Eric. Fifty Machines That Changed the Course of History. Buffalo, NY: Firefly, 2012.

Chamovitz, Daniel. What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2012.

Church, George, and Ed Regis. Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves. New York: Basic Books, 2012.

Cipolla, Carlo M. Before the Industrial Revolution: European Society and Economy, 10001700. 3rd ed. New York: W. W. Norton, 1994.

Clark, Andy. Natural-Born Cyborgs: Minds, Technologies, and the Future of Human Intelligence. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Clegg, Brian. Inflight Science: A Guide to the World from Your Airplane Window. London: Icon Books, 2011.

Cochran, Gregory, and Henry Harpending. The 10,000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution. New York: Basic Books, 2010.

Cockrall-King, Jennifer. Food and the City: Urban Agriculture and the New Food Revolution. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2012.

Cooper, Jilly. Animals in War: Valiant Horses, Courageous Dogs, and Other Unsung Animal Heroes. 1983; rpt. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press, 2002.

Cronon, William, ed. Uncommon Ground: Toward Reinventing Nature. New York: W. W. Norton, 1995.

Crosby, Alfred W. Children of the Sun: A History of Humanitys Unappeasable Appetite for Energy. New York: W. W. Norton, 2006.

Dake, James. Field Guide to the Cayuga Lake Region. Ithaca, NY: Paleontological Research Institution, 2009.

Despommier, Dickson. The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century. Foreword by Majora Carter. New York: Picador, 2011.

Diamond, Jared. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed. New ed. with afterword. New York: Penguin, 2011.

. The World until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies? New York: Viking, 2013.

Dinerstein, Eric. The Kingdom of Rarities. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2013.

Dollens, Dennis. Digital-Botanic Architecture. Santa Fe, NM: Lumen, 2005.

Drexler, K. Eric. Radical Abundance: How a Revolution in Nanotechnology Will Change Civilization. New York: PublicAffairs, 2013.

Dukes, Paul. Minutes to Midnight: History and the Anthropocene Era from 1763. New York: Anthem Press, 2011.

Dunn, Rob R. The Wild Life of Our Bodies: Predators, Parasites, and Partners That Shape Who We Are Today. New York: Harper, 2011.

Earle, Sylvia A. The World Is Blue: How Our Fate and the Oceans Are One. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 2009.

Edwards, Andres R. The Sustainability Revolution: Portrait of a Paradigm Shift. Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers, 2005.

Fagan, Brian. The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History, 13001850. New York: Basic Books, 2000.

Flannery, Tim. Here on Earth: A Natural History of the Planet. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2011.

. Now or Never: Why We Must Act Now to End Climate Change and Create a Sustainable Future. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2009.

. The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth. New York: Grove, 2006.

Forbes, Peter. The Geckos Foot: Bio-inspirationEngineering New Materials from Nature. New York: W. W. Norton, 2006.

Francis, Richard C. Epigenetics: The Ultimate Mystery of Inheritance. New York: W. W. Norton, 2011.

Fraser, Caroline. Rewilding the World: Dispatches from the Conservation Revolution. New York: Picador, 2010.

Friedel, Robert. A Culture of Improvement: Technology and the Western Millennium. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2010.

Fukuyama, Francis. Our Posthuman Future: Consequences of the Biotechnology Revolution. New York: Picador, 2002.

Gissen, David. Subnature: Architectures Other Environments. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2009.

, ed. Big & Green: Toward Sustainable Architecture in the 21st Century. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2002.

Gore, Al. The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change. New York: Random House, 2013.

Gorgolewski, Mark, June Komisar, and Joe Nasr. Carrot City: Creating Places for Urban Agriculture. New York: Monacelli Press, 2011.

Haeg, Fritz. Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn. 2nd ed. New York: Metropolis Books, 2010.

Hamilton, Clive. Earthmasters: The Dawn of the Age of Climate Engineering. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2013.

Hannibal, Mary Ellen. The Spine of the Continent. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press, 2012.

Hansen, James. Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth about the Coming Climate Catastrophe and Our Last Chance to Save Humanity. New York: Bloomsbury, 2009.

Harman, Jay. The Sharks Paintbrush: Biomimicry and How Nature Is Inspiring Innovation. Ashland, OR: White Cloud Press, 2013.

Hauter, Wenonah. Foodopoly: The Battle over the Future of Food and Farming in America. New York: New Press, 2012.

Hayden, Dolores. Building Suburbia: Green Fields and Urban Growth, 18202000. New York: Vintage, 2004.

. The Grand Domestic Revolution. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1982.

Humes, Edward. Eco Barons: The Dreamers, Schemers, and Millionaires Who Are Saving Our Planet. New York: Ecco, 2009.

Hutchins, Ross E. Nature Invented It First. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1980.

Jablonka, Eva, and Marion J. Lamb. Evolution in Four Dimensions: Genetic, Epigenetic, Behavioral, and Symbolic Variation in the History of Life. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2006.

Jackson, John Brinckerhoff. Discovering the Vernacular Landscape. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1984.

James, Sarah, and Torbj?rn Lahti. The Natural Step for Communities: How Cities and Towns Can Change to Sustainable Practices. Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers, 2004.

Jellicoe, Geoffrey, and Susan Jellicoe. The Landscape of Man: Shaping the Environment from Prehistory to the Present Day. 3rd expanded and updated ed. New York: Thames and Hudson, 1995.

Kahn, Peter H., Jr., and Patricia H. Hasbach, eds. Ecopsychology: Science, Totems, and the Technological Species. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2012.

Kazez, Jean. Animalkind: What We Owe to Animals. Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

Keeney, L. Douglas. Lights of Mankind: The Earth at Night as Seen from Space. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press, 2012.

Kintisch, Eli. Hack the Planet: Sciences Best Hopeor Worst Nightmarefor Averting Climate Catastrophe. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2010.

Klein, Caroline, et al., eds. Regenerative Infrastructures: Freshkills Park, NYCLand Art Generator Initiative. New York: Prestel, 2013.

Klyza, Christopher, ed. Wilderness Comes Home: Rewilding the Northeast. Hanover, NH: Middlebury College Press, 2001.

Kolbert, Elizabeth. Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change. New York: Bloomsbury, 2006.

Kranzberg, Melvin, and Carroll W. Pursell, Jr., eds. Technology in Western Civilization, vol. 1, The Emergence of Modern Industrial Society, Earliest Times to 1900. New York: Oxford University Press, 1967.

Kurzweil, Ray. The Age of Spiritual Machines: When Computers Exceed Human Intelligence. New York: Penguin, 1999.

Langmuir, Charles H., and Wally Broeker. How to Build a Habitable Planet: The Story of Earth from the Big Bang to Humankind. Rev. ed. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012.

Lindsay, Ronald. Future Bioethics: Overcoming Taboos, Myths, and Dogmas. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2008.

Lipson, Hod, and Melba Kurman. Fabricated: The New World of 3D Printing. Indianapolis, IN: Wiley, 2013.

Lomberg, Bj?rn. The Skeptical Environmentalist: Measuring the Real State of the World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Louv, Richard. Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books, 2005.

. The Nature Principle: Reconnecting with Life in a Virtual Age. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books, 2012.

MacKay, David J. C. Sustainable Energywithout the Hot Air. Cambridge, UK: UIT Cambridge, 2009.

Macy, Joanna, and Chris Johnstone. Active Hope: How to Face the Mess Were In without Going Crazy. Novato, CA: New World Library, 2012.

Marris, Emma. Rambunctious Garden: Saving Nature in a Post-Wild World. New York: Bloomsbury, 2011.

Marsa, Linda. Fevered: Why a Hotter Planet Will Hurt Our Healthand How We Can Save Ourselves. New York: Rodale, 2013.

Marx, Leo. The Machine in the Garden: Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America. New York: Oxford University Press, 1964.

Mayer-Sch?nberger, Viktor, and Kenneth Cukier. Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think. New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.

McDonough, William, and Michael Braungart. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things. New York: North Point Press, 2002.

. The Upcycle: Beyond SustainabilityDesigning for Abundance. New York: North Point Press, 2013.

McGilchrist, Iain. The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2010.

McKibben, Bill. Earth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet. New York: St. Martins Press, 2011.

. The End of Nature. New York: Random House, 2006.

McLuhan, T. C. The Way of the Earth: Encounters with Nature in Ancient and Contemporary Thought. New York: Touchstone, 1994.

McNeill, J. R. Something New under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World. New York: W. W. Norton, 2001.

Moalem, Sharon, with Jonathan Prince. Survival of the Sickest: A Medical Maverick Discovers Why We Need Disease. New York: HarperCollins, 2006.

Mooallem, Jon. Wild Ones: A Sometimes Dismaying, Weirdly Reassuring Story about Looking at People Looking at Animals in America. New York: Penguin, 2013.

More, Max, and Natasha Vita-More, eds. The Transhumanist Reader: Classical and Contemporary Essays on the Science, Technology, and Philosophy of the Human Future. Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.

Morrow, Bradford, and Benjamin Hale, eds. A Menagerie: Conjunctions, vol. 61. Annandale-on-Hudson, NY: Bard College, Fall 2013.

Musil, Robert K. Hope for a Heated Planet: How Americans Are Fighting Global Warming and Building a Better Future. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2009.

Natterson-Horowitz, Barbara, and Kathryn Bowers. Zoobiquity: What Animals Can Teach Us about Health and the Science of Healing. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.

Nye, David E. American Technological Sublime. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1994.

Pauli, Lori. Manufactured Landscapes: The Photographs of Edward Burtynsky. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press and National Gallery of Canada, 2003.

Peterson, Brenda. The Sweet Breathing of Plants: Women Writing on the Green World. New York: North Point Press, 2002.

Pipher, Mary. The Green Boat: Reviving Ourselves in Our Capsized Culture. New York: Riverhead, 2013.

Pistorius, Oscar. Blade Runner. Rev. ed. London: Virgin, 2012.

Ridley, Matt. The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves. New York: Harper, 2011.

Rifkin, Jeremy. The Biotech Century: Harnessing the Gene and Remaking the World. New York: Tarcher/Putnam, 1999.

. The Third Industrial Revolution: How Lateral Power Is Transforming Energy, the Economy, and the World. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

Rolston, Holmes. A New Environmental Ethics: The Next Millennium for Life on Earth. New York: Routledge, 2012.

Rosenzweig, Michael. Win-Win Ecology: How the Earths Species Can Survive in the Midst of Human Enterprise. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Sartore, Joel. Rare: Portraits of Americas Endangered Species. Washington, DC: National Geographic, 2010.

Savulescu, Julian, and Nick Bostrom, eds. Human Enhancement. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Schmidt, Eric, and Jared Cohen. The New Digital Age: Reshaping the Future of People, Nations and Business. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.

Seaman, Donna. In Our Nature: Stories of Wilderness. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2002.

Sessions, George, ed. Deep Ecology for the 21st Century: Readings on the Philosophy and Practice of the New Environmentalism. Boston: Shambhala, 1995.

Shelley, Mary. Frankenstein. 1818; New York: Lancer, 1968.

Siegel, Daniel. Pocket Guide to Interpersonal Neurobiology: An Integrative Handbook of the Mind. New York: W. W. Norton, 2012.

Stager, Curt. Deep Future: The Next 100,000 Years of Life on Earth. New York: Thomas Dunne, 2012.

Steffen, Alex, ed. Introduction by Bill McKibben. Worldchanging: A Users Guide for the 21st Century. Revised and updated ed. New York: Abrams, 2011.

Stevenson, Mark. An Optimists Tour of the Future: One Curious Man Sets Out to Answer Whats Next? New York: Penguin, 2011.

Stock, Gregory. Redesigning Humans: Choosing Our Genes, Changing Our Future. New York: Mariner, 2003.

Thomas, Keith. Man and the Natural World: Changing Attitudes in England, 15001800. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.

Thomas, William, ed. Mans Role in Changing the Face of the Earth: An International Symposium under the Co-chairmanship of Carl O. Sauer, Marston Bates, and Lewis Mumford. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1956.

Thurschwell, Pamela. Literature, Technology and Magical Thinking, 18801920. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Tobias, Michael, ed. Deep Ecology. Rev. ed. San Marcos, CA: Avant, 1988.

Todd, Kim. Tinkering with Eden: A Natural History of Exotics in America. New York: W. W. Norton, 2001.

Trefil, James. Human Nature: A Blueprint for Managing the Earthby People, for People. New York: Henry Holt, 2004.

Turner, Chris. The Geography of Hope: A Tour of the World We Need. Toronto: Vintage, 2008.

van Uffelen, Chris. Fa?ade Greenery: Contemporary Landscaping. Salenstein, Switzerland: Braun, 2011.

Vogel, Steven. Cats Paws and Catapults: Mechanical Worlds of Nature and People. New York: W. W. Norton, 1998.

Wapner, Paul. Living through the End of Nature: The Future of American Environmentalism. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2010.

Wellcome Collection. A Guide for the Incurably Curious. Text by Marek Kohn. London: Wellcome Collection, 2012.

. Superhuman: Exploring Human Enhancement from 600 BCE to 2050. Ed. Emily Sargent. London: Wellcome Collection, 2012.

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Williams, Terry Tempest. When Women Were Birds: Fifty-Four Variations on Voice. New York: Picador, 2013.

Wilson, E. O. The Creation. New York: W. W. Norton, 2006.

Wood, Elizabeth A. Science from Your Airplane Window. New York: Dover Publications, 1975.

Zalasiewicz, Jan. The Earth after Us: What Legacy Will Humans Leave in the Rocks? New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.

, and Mark Williams. The Goldilocks Planet: The Four Billion Year Story of Earths Climate. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.

Zuk, Marlene. Riddled with Life: Friendly Worms, Ladybug Sex, and the Parasites that Make Us Who We Are. New York: Harcourt, 2007.

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