- ISBN 9781788164603
- Categories Biographies and Memoirs, BX, BX BXOS, BXOS, New Arrivals OS, Non-Fiction
- Author(s) James Lovelock
- Publisher Profile Books Ltd
- Weight 0.375 kg
In this inspiring book, republished in the year of his 100th birthday, Lovelock tells his life story, from his first steps as a scientist to his work with organisations as diverse as NASA, Shell and the Marine Biological Association. Homage to Gaia describes the years of travel and work that led to his crucial scientific breakthroughs in environmental awareness, uncovering how CFCs impact on the ozone layer and creating the concept of Gaia, the theory that the Earth is a self-regulating system.