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Author Jovine, Raffael, author.

Title How light makes life : the hidden wonders and world-saving powers of photosynthesis / Raffael Jovine.

Publication Info. New York, NY : The Experiment, 2022.


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  572.46 JOV    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  572.46 JOVINE    Check Shelf
Description 238 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Note Originally published in the UK as Light to Life: The Miracle of Photosynthesis and How It Can Save the Planet (Short Books; 2021).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-220) and index.
Contents Prologue -- Why write about photosynthesis? -- What is photosynthesis? -- Sun-powered changes to Earth -- The photosynthesisers -- The planet's very thin and living veneer -- Good news... and bad -- How photosynthesis can save the world -- Harvest the light.
Summary "An exploration of the science of photosynthesis, including how it can be harnessed to help save the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Form Also available online.
Subject Photosynthesis.
Photosynthesis -- Environmental aspects.
Climate change mitigation.
Photosynthesis (DNLM)D010788
Climate change mitigation. (OCoLC)fst01749583
Photosynthesis. (OCoLC)fst01062108
Photosynthesis -- Environmental aspects. (OCoLC)fst01062111
Added Title Hidden wonders and world-saving powers of photosynthesis
Other Form: Online version: Jovine, Raffael. How light makes life New York : The Experiment, 2022 9781615198641 (DLC) 2021060160
ISBN 9781615198634 (paperback)
1615198636 (paperback)
9781615198641 (ebook)
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