Environmental Book Club
The Environmental Book Club meets every second Thursday.
The World Without Us by Alan Weisman
How would our planet respond without the human presence?
Darwin's Armada by Iain McCalman
Cultural historian Iain McCalman steps back in time and recounts the lives and scientific discoveries of Charles Darwin, Joseph Hooker, Thomas Huxley and Alfred Wallace.
The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea by Callum Roberts.
Putting our exploitation of the seas into historical context, Callum Roberts offers an account of the impact of modern fishing techniques, pollution, and climate change, and reveals what it would take to steer the right course while there is still time.