Celebrate Vermillion Earth Days with a discussion of Hope Jahren’s bestselling book, The Story of More.
Hope Jahren is an award-winning scientist, a brilliant writer, a passionate teacher, and one of the seven billion people with whom we share this earth. In The Story of More, she illuminates the link between human habits and our imperiled planet. In concise, highly readable chapters, she takes us through the science behind the key inventions—from electric power to large-scale farming to automobiles—that, even as they help us, release greenhouse gases into the atmosphere like never before. She explains the current and projected consequences of global warming—from superstorms to rising sea levels—and the actions that we all can take to fight back. At once an explainer on the mechanisms of global change and a lively, personal narrative given to us in Jahren’s inimitable voice, The Story of More is the essential pocket primer on climate change that will leave an indelible impact on everyone who reads it. (From book cover)
On April 19th at 6:30 pm, join the Vermillion Public Library on Zoom to discuss the book! Copies are available to check out from library to read before the discussion.
Registration is required to access the Zoom session, and can be done at: bit.ly/earthdaysvpl.