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Alan E. Eyre is the first-ever Persian language spokesperson of the United States Department of State. Eyre became the State Department's Persian-language spokesperson in April 2011.
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The Invention of Nature
Alexander von Humboldt's New World
Andrea Wulf - Oct 04, 2016
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The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary German naturalist whose ideas changed the way we see the natural world—and in the process created modern environmentalism. Alexander von Humboldt (1769 – 1859) was an intrepid explorer and the most famous scientist of his age. In North Ame...
Alan Eyre
Apr 09, 2021
Just finished “The Invention of Nature” by @andrea_wulf - EXCELLENT BOOK! How had I not heard of Alexander von Humboldt?      source
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The New Climate War
The Fight to Take Back Our Planet
Michael E. Mann - Jan 12, 2021
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A renowned climate scientist shows how fossil fuel companies have waged a thirty-year campaign to deflect blame and responsibility and delay action on climate change, and offers a battle plan for how we can save the planet. ...
Alan Eyre
Mar 07, 2021
I just read it recently too and agree w/@DoctorVive : a great, and analytically useful, book! @MichaelEMann      source
The Ministry for the Future
A Novel
Kim Stanley Robinson - Oct 06, 2020
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From the visionary, New York Times bestselling author of New York 2140 comes a near-future novel that is a gripping exploration of climate change, technology, politics, and the human behaviors that drive these forces. ...
Alan Eyre
Dec 06, 2020
This is a great book.      source
Lab Girl
Hope Jahren - Feb 28, 2017 (first published in 2016)
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National BestsellerWinner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Autobiography A New York Times Notable BookWinner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Film Prize for Excellence in Science BooksFinalist for the PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing AwardOne of the Best Books of the Year: The Wa...
Alan Eyre
Jul 19, 2020
One of the most beautiful books I have ever read @HopeJahren      source
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Thinking in Bets
Making Smarter Decisions When You Don't Have All the Facts
Annie Duke - May 07, 2019 (first published in 2018)
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Poker champion turned business consultant Annie Duke teaches you how to get comfortable with uncertainty and make better decisions as a result.In Super Bowl XLIX, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll made one of the most controversial calls in football history: With 26 seconds remaining, and trailing by four at the Patriots' one-yard line, he called for a p...
Alan Eyre
Dec 21, 2019
A great book!      source