10 edition of The climate of the earth found in the catalog.
|Statement||Paul E. Lydolph ; Don and Denise Temple, cartographers.|
|LC Classifications||QC981 .L93 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 386 p. :|
|Number of Pages||386|
|LC Control Number||84018081|
“The news is not good on planet Earth,” writes Moore in the introduction to this book, a compilation of discussions about climate change from critical scholars. “The work of this book is to encourage a debate—and to nurture a perspective—that moves beyond Green Arithmetic: the idea that our histories may be considered and narrated by. In this book, Dr. Singer explores the inaccuracies in historical climate data, the limitations of attempting to model climate on computers, solar variability and its impact on climate, the effects of clouds, ocean currents, and sea levels on global climate, and factors that could mitigate any human impacts on world climate.
As you work through the lessons, you will learn more about weather and climate patterns, their causes and the impacts that they have on life on Earth. You will get a sense of how the Earth's systems, such as wind and ocean currents, distribute incoming solar energy around the planet, making Earth habitable for a broad range of life. “It is spread before us like the pages of an open book in which we can read why the land is what it is, and why we should preserve its integrity. Here is your guide to Earth’s climate.
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This is the book that will snap you out of your climate apathy. The Uninhabitable Earth is a tour of the incredibly dire material threats that are staring us in the face right now, as well as the moral and ethical world we might hope to live in after fatally throwing our planet off balance.
The book is perfectly structured to target all the /5(K). Earth Day Network pulsed its staff for their favorite books on the environment, and here’s what they’re recommending this season.
Below are some of our favorites, covering a range of topics, including sea-level rise, species protection, plastics pollution and the climate refugee crisis.
In Earth’s Climate Evolution, Colin Summerhayes analyzes reports and records of past climate change dating back to the late 18th century to uncover key patterns in the climate system. The book will transform debate and set the agenda for the next generation of thought about future climate.
The best books on Earth History recommended by Adam Maloof. Just as no one can study political science without a basic understanding of human history, or study a modern animal without a basic understanding of evolution, so no one can understand climate change without understanding the Earth's history, argues the Princeton geology professor.
Three recent books about climate change paint a grim portrait of mind-bending global devastation, and call on citizens to act. But combating climate change requires a detailed understanding of both means and ends. Mobilization alone isn’t a strategy.
P erhaps you prefer reading to escape reality, not confront it. But if the 50th anniversary of Earth Day has inspired you to decide that now’s the time to pick up a book about climate change, we.
The book discusses the influence of human-induced global climate change on the Indian subcontinent and the regional monsoon, the adjoining Indian Ocean and the Himalayas.
Future projections of regional climate change will also be covered in the proposed : Springer Singapore. The book expands on a viral article, also titled The Uninhabitable Earth, which Wallace-Wells published in New York in the summer ofand.
In Future Earth, Eric does acknowledge that disasters are consequences of policies and weak governance around climate and complicity of fuel and other environment polluting industries.
This is an ambitious book with a huge speculative element. The destiny of Earth as a being of cosmic import weaves intimately with humanity’s destiny. At the center of this book is the idea that the climate crisis is one shared by humanity and the Earth as part of our mutual evolution toward higher states of consciousness.5/5(2).
“The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming” sounds the alarm about the climate crisis and the need for swift and radical action to save the planet from unimaginable destruction.
Unit 3: THE EARTH’S CLIMATES. Social Sciences 4 2-WEATHER AND CLIMATE Weather is the atmospheric conditions in a certain place at a specific moment.
Climate is the average atmospheric conditions in a certain place over a long period of example, if we say it is hot or raining on a particular place always has hot summers or rainy.
The book received praise for its scientific approach to describing the potential impacts of climate change. It has been both celebrated and criticized for its dramatic depictions of future life on Earth.
The Economist stated, "Some readers will find Mr. Wallace-Wells’s outline of possible futures alarmist. He is indeed alarmed. You should be Cited by: The history of Earth is divided into four great eons, starting 4, mya with the formation of the planet. Each eon saw the most significant changes in Earth's composition, climate and life.
Each eon is subsequently divided into eras, which in turn are divided into. Five years in the making, A People’s Curriculum for the Earth is a collection of articles, role plays, simulations, stories, poems, and graphics to help breathe life into teaching about the environmental crisis.
The book features some of the best articles from Rethinking Schools magazine alongside classroom-friendly readings on climate change, energy, water, food, and pollution–as well.
Climate is defined as an area's long-term weather patterns. The simplest way to describe climate is to look at average temperature and precipitation over time. Other useful elements for describing climate include the type and the timing of precipitation, amount of sunshine, average wind speeds and directions, number of days above freezing.
Climate is the average weather conditions in a place over a long period of time—30 years or more. And as you probably already know, there are lots of different types of climates on Earth. For example, hot regions are normally closest to the equator.
The climate is hotter there because the Sun’s light is most directly overhead at the equator. General George S. Patton and Our Climate Crisis: The Stories People Need – Building New Myths for a Sustainable Earth: /ch The story of General Patton at the Battle of the Bulge is an excellent example of a story with a message that can be applied to our climate crisis.
Our. /5 Losing Earth is a clear-eyed, timely, and incredibly well-researched piece of investigative journalism focussing on the decade roughly between when efforts to effectively counteract climate change could have been done.
But instead, the backlash from corrupt politicians, hugely influential oil and gas industries, all played the /5(). In the Climate and Man section, Lydolph cited sixteen books published between and which all, as evidenced by the titles, promote the anthropogenic global warming theory. Here are two examples: Gribbin, John R.
Future Weather: Carbon Dioxide, Climate, and the Greenhouse Effect. New York: Penguin Books, Cited by:. A new book makes it clearer than ever that she isn’t alone in trying to change the broken system that got us in this mess.
United We Are Unstoppable is a collection of 60 essays by young people from pre-teens to twentysomethings curated by Bloomberg climate reporter Akshat Rathi that shows the true diversity of the new climate movement. It’s easy to get lost in the big picture news of. His most recent book is The Story of Earth: The First Billion Years from Stardust to Living Planet (Viking-Penguin, ), which explores the intricate co.
The daunting challenge of saying something about climate change that will break through where other warnings have not is at the heart of both The Uninhabitable Earth and Losing Earth, the new book.