Global weirdness : severe storms, deadly heat waves, relentless drought, rising seas, and the weather of the future

Title
Global weirdness : severe storms, deadly heat waves, relentless drought, rising seas, and the weather of the future

Edition
1st ed.

Publication Information
New York : Pantheon Books, c2012.

ISBN
9780307907301

Physical Description
vi, 214 p. : ill., charts, graphs ; 21 cm.

Language
English

Contents
What the science says -- What's actually happening -- What's likely to happen in the future -- Can we avoid the risks of climate change? -- The IPCC [i.e., Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change] is what, exactly?

Abstract
Explains climate change-- its implications for the future, and what we can, and cannot, do to avoid further change.

Subject Term
Climatic changes.
 
Climatic changes -- Forecasting.
 
Climatic changes -- Mathemathical models.
 
Greenhouse gases -- Environmental aspects.
 
Global environmental change.
 
Global warming.
 
Weather forecasting.

Added Corporate Author
Climate Central, Inc.


LibraryMaterial TypeShelf NumberCopiesStatus
Jerome Public LibraryBookSCIENCE.EARTH 577 GLO1New Arrivals
Mayer Public LibraryBook577.22 CLIMATE1Nonfiction Books
Prescott Public LibraryBook577.22 GLO1Nonfiction Books
Yavapai College (Verde) LibraryBookQC903.G58 20121Circulating Collection