Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warming

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DK Pub., Mar 1, 2008 - Science - 208 pages
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KEY MESSAGE:In this groundbreaking volume, esteemed climate scientists Mann and Kump distill the sheer volume of scientific data on climate change into a compelling, manageable presentation.Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warmingexpands upon essential findings in a visually stunning and undeniably powerful manner, with clear-cut graphic elements, striking images, and understandable analogies. The authors avoid complicated chemical and mathematical data, focusing instead on building important concepts.nbsp; IPCC Report. Climate Change Basics. Projections of Future Climate Change. The Impacts of Climate Change. Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change. Solving Global Warming.MARKET: For all readers interested in learning more, and making informed decisions, regarding climate change.

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Michael E. Mann is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Meteorology and Geosciences at Pennsylvania State University and the Director of the Penn State Earth System Science Center. Lee R. Kump is a Professor in the Department of Geosciences at Pennsylvania State University and an associate of the Penn State Earth System Science Center and the Penn State Astrobiology Research Center.

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