The Complete Guide to Climate Change

Author: Brian Dawson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134021246
Release Date: 2008-11-28
Genre: Nature

For anyone trying to separate the fact from the fiction, The Complete Guide to Climate Change is an indispensable resource. Taking you through the A to Z of the key scientific, geographical and socio-political issues involved in the study of the environment and the implications of mankind’s effect upon it, topics covered include: environmental Science – the Carbon Cycle and the "Greenhouse Gases" the impacts of climate change on life, land and sea mitigation strategies from carbon capture to carbon taxes the Kyoto Protocol and UNFCC renewable fuel sources, from wind to solar power. Including guides to the latest scientific and governmental thinking on climate change, this book will tell you all you need to know about perhaps the biggest issue facing mankind today.

The Rough Guide to Climate Change

Author: Robert Henson
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
ISBN: 9781405388658
Release Date: 2011-05-02
Genre: Science

The Rough Guide to Climate Change gives the complete picture of the single biggest issue facing the planet. Cutting a swathe through scientific research and political debate, this completely updated 3rd edition lays out the facts and assesses the options-global and personal-for dealing with the threat of a warming world. The guide looks at the evolution of our atmosphere over the last 4.5 billion years and what computer simulations of climate change reveal about our past, present and future. This updated edition includes scientific findings that have emerged since the 2007 report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), as well as background on recent controversies and an updated politics section that reflects post-Copenhagen developments. Discover how rising temperatures and sea levels, plus changes to extreme weather patterns, are already affecting life around the world. The Rough Guide to Climate Change unravels how governments, scientists and engineers plan to tackle the problem and includes information on what you can do to help.

The Ultimate Guide to Climate Change Survival

Author: Nicole Faires
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 9781510728127
Release Date: 2018-09-04
Genre: Reference

The Ultimate Guide to Climate Change Survival is a hopeful survival guide to the impending climate disaster that, according to scientists and world leaders, is threatening the very fabric of society. With practical how-to knowledge borrowed from homesteaders, farmers, and survivalists, this book offers a realistic window into the necessary lifestyle of the future. In a world where food is difficult to grow, water is scarce, deadly storms and disasters are a common occurrence, where safety is no longer guaranteed through infrastructure, how can you protect your family and prepare them for a better life? With chapters on agriculture, energy, disease, security, and more, The Ultimate Guide to Climate Change Survival covers every aspect that will be affected by climate change. Discover how to connect a solar hot water heater to a wood stove hot water system, build a climate-controlled greenhouse, protect yourself from flu pandemics, create a food storage based on calorie needs, collect enough rainwater to water your garden in a drought, and how to hide your resources if law enforcement fails.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Global Warming 2E

Author: Michael Tennesen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440636288
Release Date: 2008-02-05
Genre: Science

Revisiting the most important topic of our time. The rapid warming of the Earth's climate has been a concern for decades. Though many of us understand that temperatures will-on average-rise, the science and the resulting social, economic, and political implications of such a change are far-reaching and complex. This new edition has been completely overhauled, synthesizing the latest information into an easy-to-read reference that provides a fair assessment of climate change, its costs, and even its short-term benefits. ? Covers the newest science and issues surrounding global warming ? Written by a seasoned science/nature journalist

The No nonsense Guide to Climate Change

Author: Dinyar Godrej
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 1859843352
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Nature

"The No Nonsense Guide to Climate Change" charts up-to-the-minute developments on climate change, explores the extent that the human race is responsible for the catastrophes and suggests what can be done to prevent them.

Cool it

Author: Bjørn Lomborg
Publisher:
ISBN: 3570550656
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Climatic changes


Global Warming

Author: John Houghton
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521882569
Release Date: 2009-04-16
Genre: Business & Economics

John Houghton explores the scientific basis of global warming and the likely impacts of climate change on human society, then addresses the question of what action might be taken by governments, industry, and by individuals to mitigate the effects.

A Kids Guide to Climate Change and Global Warming

Author: Cathryn Berger Kaye
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575427232
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides advice on how to plan and implement projects in your community that will help alleviate or prevent future climate change.

The Thinking Person s Guide to Climate Change

Author: Robert Henson
Publisher: Amer Meteorological Society
ISBN: 1935704737
Release Date: 2014-05
Genre: Nature

Provides factual information about climate change, including what is happening to the environment now and what may happen in the future, how scientists study climate change, and what ordinary people can do about climate change.

The No nonsense Guide to Climate Change

Author: Danny Chivers
Publisher: New Internationalist
ISBN: 9781906523855
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Nature

A completely new book on the politics of climate change in a post-Copenhagen world.

The A Z of Global Warming

Author: Simon Rosser
Publisher: simon rosser
ISBN: 0955809207
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Global warming

"[A] n assimilation of the latest, most up-to-date scientific knowledge on the subject [of global warming], based on information sourced from NASA, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change, the World Wildlife Fund, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, Mongabay, as well as other relevant organisations."-Cover.

Climate Change Biology

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 9781478400738
Release Date: 2016-09-26
Genre: Education

Facts101 is your complete guide to Climate Change Biology. In this book, you will learn topics such as Species Range Shifts, Phenology: Changes in Timing of Biological Events, Ecosystem Change, and Past Terrestrial Response plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

A Short Guide to Climate Change Risk

Author: Professor Nigel Arnell
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9781409453529
Release Date: 2015-01-28
Genre: Business & Economics

Climate change poses a risk to business operations and to markets--but at the same time, it can bring opportunities for some businesses. With chapters on the nature, science and politics of climate change risk, as well as how to assess, then how to cope with it, and recommendations for incorporating climate change risks into a Company Climate Risk System, this concise guide serves the needs of business students and practitioners across a wide range of sectors, public and private.

The Politically Incorrect Guide to Climate Change

Author: Marc Morano
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781621577577
Release Date: 2018-02-26
Genre: Political Science

Less freedom. More regulation. Higher costs. Make no mistake: those are the surefire consequences of the modern global warming campaign waged by political and cultural elites, who have long ago abandoned fact-based science for dramatic fearmongering in order to push increased central planning. The Politically Incorrect Guide to Climate Change gives a voice -- backed by statistics, real-life stories, and incontrovertible evidence -- to the millions of "deplorable" Americans skeptical about the multibillion dollar "climate change" complex, whose claims have time and time again been proven wrong.

Britannica Guide to Climate Change

Author: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
ISBN: 9781593398484
Release Date: 2008-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

There are a few subjects that divide opinion more than climate change. What is the truth? Can the solution be found in a global political treaty or individual action? This Britannica guide gives a clear overview of the scientific evidence, from data showing how the atmosphere has changed in the last 4.5 billion years to more recent studies on the symptoms of a warming planet and the global effects of greenhouse gases, deforestation, and population. The guide introduces you to the possible solutions and to key figures in the debate, from the origins of environmentalism through to the Kyoto Protocol and beyond. In his wide-ranging introduction, Robert M. May, leading commentator and former President of the Royal Society, looks at the current scientific debates concerning climate change and shows how our actions can change the future.