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Pollinisation

Pollinisation

Le génie de la nature


V. Albouy

Edition 2018

La nature, dans sa foisonnante biodiversité, s’est plu à multiplier les stratégies et les mécanismes de pollinisation comme les espèces pollinisatrices.Mais que savons-nous de ce mécanisme si particulier de la reproduction des plantes à fleur ? Quels sont les enjeux de la reproduction des plantes cultivées sur les cinq continents ?… Ces questions brûlantes sont abordées sans parti-pris et sans éluder les défis qui attendent l’humanité face à une possible crise de pollinisation.


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Eutrophication

Eutrophication

Appearances, causes, consequences and predictability


G. Pinay, C. Gascuel, A. Ménesguen, Y. Souchon, M. Le Moal, A. Levain , C. Etrillard, F. Moatar, A. Pannard , P. Souchu

Edition 2018

Eutrophication affects many lakes, reservoirs, rivers and coastal areas in France and throughout the world. It has a major disruptive effect on aquatic ecosystems and an impact on assets and associated services, human health and economic activities. This book sets out the available scientific knowledge on this phenomenon. It identifies existing levers for action and the national and international provisions introduced to monitor and combat eutrophication.


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Eutrophication

Eutrophication

Appearances, causes, consequences and predictability


G. Pinay, C. Gascuel, A. Ménesguen, Y. Souchon, M. Le Moal, A. Levain , C. Etrillard, F. Moatar, A. Pannard , P. Souchu

Edition 2018

Eutrophication affects many lakes, reservoirs, rivers and coastal areas in France and throughout the world. It has a major disruptive effect on aquatic ecosystems and an impact on assets and associated services, human health and economic activities. This book sets out the available scientific knowledge on this phenomenon. It identifies existing levers for action and the national and international provisions introduced to monitor and combat eutrophication.


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Quoi de neuf sur le sommeil ?

Quoi de neuf sur le sommeil ?

Bien dormir pour mieux se porter au quotidien


A. Le Pennec , S. Royant-Parola

Edition 2018

Si les rôles exacts du sommeil nous échappent encore, ses effets et ses influences sont de mieux en mieux connus. Métabolisme énergétique, immunité, activité cellulaire, performances cognitives, santé mentale... Les connaissances scientifiques actuelles révèlent que chacune de ces fonctions tire profit du sommeil. Fruit d'une collaboration entre des spécialistes du sommeil et une journaliste, ce livre s'intéresse aux vertus du sommeil et à la façon dont il contribue à la santé et au bien-être, tout en passant au crible les nombreux grains de sable susceptibles de les enrayer.


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From winemaking to viticulture

From winemaking to viticulture


A. Carbonneau , J. Escudier , P. Mauguin

Edition 2017

A richly illustrated book giving a complete overview of viticulture and wine: growing conditions of vines, wine components and microbiology, winemaking methods, processing and bottling of wine, the wine production sector in France, wine tasting and sensory analysis and other vine products. Special attention is paid to high-end products (Champagne, Cognac), wine and cooking, wine-producing countries, wine consumption around the world and in France and the health benefits of wine.


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Notre air est-il respirable ?

Notre air est-il respirable ?

Le vrai du faux sur la pollution intérieure et extérieure


L. Loumé, F. Marano, A. Grimfeld

Edition 2018

Cet ouvrage répond aux multiples questions que l’on se pose sur la pollution extérieure et intérieure. Qu’est-ce qui pollue le plus entre les voitures, les usines, l’agriculture, les feux de cheminées ? Avec quels effets sur notre santé, ainsi que celle des animaux et des végétaux ? Des conseils pratiques pour limiter son exposition à la pollution de l’air.


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Notre air est-il respirable ?

Notre air est-il respirable ?

Le vrai du faux sur la pollution intérieure et extérieure


L. Loumé, F. Marano, A. Grimfeld

Edition 2018

Cet ouvrage répond aux multiples questions que l’on se pose sur la pollution extérieure et intérieure. Qu’est-ce qui pollue le plus entre les voitures, les usines, l’agriculture, les feux de cheminées ? Avec quels effets sur notre santé, ainsi que celle des animaux et des végétaux ? Des conseils pratiques pour limiter son exposition à la pollution de l’air.


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From winemaking to viticulture

From winemaking to viticulture


A. Carbonneau , J. Escudier , P. Mauguin

Edition 2017

A richly illustrated book giving a complete overview of viticulture and wine: growing conditions of vines, wine components and microbiology, winemaking methods, processing and bottling of wine, the wine production sector in France, wine tasting and sensory analysis and other vine products. Special attention is paid to high-end products (Champagne, Cognac), wine and cooking, wine-producing countries, wine consumption around the world and in France and the health benefits of wine.


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Mycorrhizae

Mycorrhizae

Boom in the New Green Revolution


J. Fortin, C. Plenchette, Y. Piché

Edition 2016

Mycorrhizae are formed by microscopic fungi which work wonders in horticulture by working in symbiosis with plant roots. The scientific and practical interest of these symbioses for all plants has been demonstrated clearly in horticulture, agriculture, forestry and the environment. This new edition aims to make people understand the biology of mycorrhizae and how to take advantage of them in a great many aspects of plant cultivation and protection whilst maintaining natural balances.


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Le changement climatique

Climate Change

Which is Going to Change my Day-to-Day Life


H. Géli, J. Soussana

Edition 2015

How is climate change going to influence our day-to-day life? More alcoholic wines, greener dishes with less protein, creepy crawlies on the menu, more farmed fish in our trolleys, new tourist destinations, revolutionary transport, a changing landscape and a thermometer that goes off the scale, especially in the cities. Our day-to-day life should be very different in 2050! Written in a simple style that everyone can follow, without doom and gloom or denial, this book may well surprise you.


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