Ting and the Possible Futures

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This is a children's book where the characters build a time machine that lets them visit alternate futures based on the decisions they make in the present. The story provides a glimpse of a post-apocalyptic dystopia as a result of severe global climate change, as well as a future utopian ideal that comes as a result of implementing massive changes to land use and food and energy production.

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[30] p. : col. ill.

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Douglis, Carole & Kennaway, Adrienne June 2008.

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This is a children's book where the characters build a time machine that lets them visit alternate futures based on the decisions they make in the present. The story provides a glimpse of a post-apocalyptic dystopia as a result of severe global climate change, as well as a future utopian ideal that comes as a result of implementing massive changes to land use and food and energy production.

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[30] p. : col. ill.

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  • URL: http://web.archive.org/web/20080718180649/www.unep.org/publications/search/pub_details_s.asp?ID=3988 External Link
  • ISBN: 978-92-807-2927-6
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc28542

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Environmental Policy Collection

The Environmental Policy Collection contains reports, policy documents, and media selected from local, statewide, national, and international organizations; government and private agencies; and scientific and research institutions. The collection also contains theses and dissertations relevant to environmental policy.

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  • June 2008

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  • June 22, 2010

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  • Sept. 11, 2010, 11:15 p.m.

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  • Jan. 24, 2014, 7:23 p.m.

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Douglis, Carole & Kennaway, Adrienne. Ting and the Possible Futures, book, June 2008; Nairobi, Kenya. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc28542/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .