Larry Gonick has been creating comics that explain history, science, and other big subjects for more than forty years. He wrote his first guide, Blood from a Stone: A Cartoon Guide to Tax Reform, in 1977. He has been a calculus instructor at Harvard (where he earned his BA and MA in mathematics) and a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT, and he is staff cartoonist for Muse magazine.
I recently rented this cartoon book from the school library in hopes of learning more about ecology.
This book does a wonderful job of showing environmental principles in a digestable, understandable, and humorous way.
Highly recommended for anyone in AP Environmental Science, or Enviro majors that would appreciate it.
Very creative! I thought the book was nice and the children liked it as well.Published 1 month ago by M G
Good introduction to how environment system is affected by all earth activities, especially human. Nature will take care of itself, though that does not mean us humans will stay... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Schlashnbern
This was amazing. Super educational and really just fun to read. I took AP Environmental Science in high school two years ago and being one of those people who can't ever focus, it... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Sharon
I have to read this book for my sustainability class but its so hard to read only because its almost just boring general enviroment knowledge. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Andrea A.
appreciate I was able to buy the product because it was had to obtain. The text was heavily marked up but very appreciated.Published 15 months ago by Gail
This book is jammed with critical ecological concepts. Written in "expertise", all these facts and relationships would be a thick slog indeed. Read morePublished 15 months ago by gary anderson