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Ozone Depletion, Greenhouse Gases, and Climate Change

Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Committee on Global Change, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications - Science - 1989 - 136 pages
Ozone depletion in the stratosphere and increases in greenhouse gases in the troposphere are both subjects of growing concern--even alarm--among scientists, policymakers, and ...
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Engineering the Climate: Research Needs and Strategies for International ...

Bart Gordon - 2011 - 50 pages
Climate engineering (CE), also known as geo-engineering, can be described as the deliberate large-scale modification of the earth's climate systems for the purposes of ...
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Twenty Years of Ozone Decline: Proceedings of the Symposium for the 20th ...

Christos Zerefos, G. Contopoulos, Gregory Skalkeas - Science - 2009 - 470 pages
Homer speaks of lightning bolts after which ‘a grim reek of sulphur bursts forth’ and the air was ‘?lled with reeking brimstone’. (Homer 3000 BC). The odour was not actually ...
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Thinking Strategically:: The Appropriate Use of Metrics for the Climate ...

Climate Research Committee, Committee on Metrics for Global Change Research, Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council - Science - 2005 - 162 pages
The Climate Change Science Program (CCSP) and its predecessor U.S. Global Change Research Program have sponsored climate research and observations for nearly 15 years, yet the ...
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Ozone Diplomacy

Richard Elliot. BENEDICK, World Wildlife Fund (U.S.) - Law - 1998 - 449 pages
Hailed in the Foreign Service Journal as "a landmark book that should command the attention of every serious student of American diplomacy, international environmental issues ...
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Our Changing Planet: The FY 1998 U. S. Global Change Research Program

John H. Gibbons - 1997 - 118 pages
Presents an overview of the 1998 research program which focuses on four key areas of Earth system science that are of significant scientific and practical importance: Seasonal ...
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Atmospheric Science at NASA: A History

Erik M. Conway - Science - 2010 - 416 pages
Atmospheric Science at NASA critically examines this politically controversial science, dissecting the often convoluted roles, motives, and relationships of the various ...
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Comments on Catalyzing U.S. World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Activities

Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources, Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, Climate Research Committee, National Research Council - Science - 2001 - 32 pages
The purpose of this letter report is to state the findings and recommendations of the Climate Research Committee's (CRC) brief review of the U.S. contributions to the World ...
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