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A Certain Climate

Paul Horgan

A Certain Climate

Essays in History, Arts, and Letters

by Paul Horgan

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Published by Wesleyan Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9496676M
    ISBN 100819562319
    ISBN 109780819562319
    OCLC/WorldCa233271751

      In his new book, “We Are the Weather,” the author suggests fighting climate change by going vegan for two meals a day by Jenny G. Zhang @jennygzhang Sep .   ''Caring for Creation: The Evangelical's Guide to Climate Change and a Healthy Environment" by Evangelical Environmental Network president Rev. Mitch Hescox and broadcast meteorologist Paul Author: Anthony J. Sadar.

      The big debate in climate science right now isn’t whether or not climate change is occurring—or whether human activity is the main cause. The big debate is about scale: How much change will there be, over how long a time frame, and how large (or small) will be the follow-on effects.   The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core “free market” ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, and remake our political systems.. In short, either we embrace radical change ourselves or radical changes will be visited upon our physical world.5/5(1).

      Under certain scenarios on the subject of CO2 emissions, by the end of the century the atmospheric concentration could triple its pre-industrial level. The very large numerical models intended to anticipate the corresponding climate evolutions are designed and quantified from the laws of physics. This is a list of climate change books that describe, as a major theme, the effects of human activity on climate change Non-fiction. Non-fiction is an account or representation of a subject which is presented as fact. This presentation may be accurate or not; that is, it can give either a true or a false account of the subject in question.


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It drives deep into the question of "how much /5. In language that a non-scientist can follow easily, the book first explains the general principles of science, its nature and how it works, with a certain degree of emphasis on the meaning of the words "uncertainty" and "fact, before it goes into the related topics of the earth, its climate and energy sources at a level that does not require a.

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