Convenient Myths: The Green Revolution - Perceptions, Politics, and Facts

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AuthorHouse, 2010 - Education - 283 pages
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CONVENIENT MYTHS explores perceptions, politics, and facts on a wide range of subjects, including greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide (CO2), climate, weather, polar bears, seals, wind & solar power, ocean & nuclear power, fossil fuels, biofuels, electric cars, and related current concerns and green ideas.
CONVENIENT MYTHS is written for anyone wishing to get to the bottom of the matter, without being over-burdened by details. Here are the crucial facts, unadulterated, and easy to understand.
CONVENIENT MYTHS is what you should read if you have any doubts about the dire predictions of a pending global climate catastrophe, or the glowing promises about green technology, that you find in newspapers, on radio and television, on the Internet, and in many reports or documents destined for public consumption.
Table of Contents – Brief Version
Preamble 11
Introduction 13
Myth 17
Earth 33
Climate 45
Oceans 103
Freshwater 119
Chemistry 135
Air 143
Physics 159
Energy 163
Engines 203
Food 235
Sun 253
Weather 261
Diseases 267
Progress 273
Bibliography 275
 

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Contents

Preamble
11
Introduction
13
Myth
17
Earth
33
Climate
45
Oceans
103
Freshwater
119
Chemistry
135
Engines
203
Diesel Fuel
219
Electricity Use
229
Food
235
Natural Sources
248
Sun
253
Weather
261
Diseases
267

Air
143
Physics
159
Energy
163
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200
Progress
273
Bibliography
275
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