The Pearson Advantage
Integrated central case studies and real-life stories provide students with a tangible and engaging framework for understanding science and applying it to their own lives.

  • Provides the tools students need to explore the multi-faceted issues in environmental science, with a focus on navigating and reflecting on the gray areas at the juncture of science, policy, and ethics.
  • Unique, integrated case-study approach. While other AP environmental science textbooks serve up isolated case studies, Environment: The Science behind the Stories uses these current and compelling stories as the central framework from which all content is introduced and explained.
  • Enhanced coverage includes minerals and mining, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, carbon capture/storage, global climate change, and much more.
  • EnvisionIt! photo essays draw in visual learners, helping them better understand criticalconcepts, processes, and the implications their actions have on their community.