Human Imprint: Everything You Will Eat, Use, Wear, Buy, and Throw Out in Your Lifetime  -     By: Ellen Kirk
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Human Imprint: Everything You Will Eat, Use, Wear, Buy, and Throw Out in Your Lifetime

National Geographic Children's Books / Paperback

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What's your human footprint? It's probably much, much more than you think. Discover how much you use of what, along with plenty of fun ideas for reducing consumption and recycling what you do buy! Large photographs are actually set up (not doctored!) with the number of objects the average person will use during a lifetime. See what 87,520 slices of bread, 12,888 oranges, 43,371 cans of soda, and $52,972 worth of new clothes really looks like! 32 pages, softcover.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 32
Vendor: National Geographic Children's Books
Dimensions: 11.00 X 8.50 (inches)
ISBN: 1426307675
ISBN-13: 9781426307676
Ages: 8-12
Series: National Geographic Kids

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What is your human footprint? Well, it's 13,056 pints of milk, 28,433 showers, 12,888 oranges, 14,518 candy bars, and $52,972 worth of clothes, all in one lifetime. Makes you want to step more lightly on the planet! Perfectly timed for Earth Day, this book doesn't preach or judge, but simply shows kids—in an exciting, visual way—how humans interact with the environment and how we can lessen our impact. Astonishing photography captures the full picture of consumption, documenting all the diapers you wore as a baby, the bread you'll eat in a lifetime, and the cans you'll recycle, based on national averages. Tying in with a National Geographic Channel production, Human Footprint is colorful and fun—yet also manages to be a powerful tool for kids to visualize the dimensions of consumption.

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