Earth's climate has always varied, but it is now changing more rapidly than at any other time in recent centuries. The climate is very complex, and many factors play important roles in determining how it changes.
Why is the climate changing? Could Earth be getting warmer by itself? Are people doing things that make the climate warmer?
Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon teams up with the Smithsonian Institution to give you a full-color photographic introduction to the causes and effects of global warming and climate change.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - sbasler - LibraryThing
An informative illustrated information book about the effects that greenhouse gasses are having on the polar ice caps, and how it is affecting our environment. It discusses how the climate has been warming, and that it is happening more rapidly now than ever before. Read full review
Review: Global WarmingUser Review - Christine Clayton - Goodreads
Twin Text: Ivy & Bean: What's the Big Idea? By Annie Barrows, copyright 2010. Rationale: I really enjoyed this nonfiction selection about global warming. I felt it gave a well rounded explanation ... Read full review