Climate Change Research, 1st Edition

  • Charles George
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  • ISBN-10: 1601522010
  • ISBN-13: 9781601522016
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Climate change is of grave concern today, among scientists, lawmakers, and the public. Researchers are trying to determine whether climate change fueled by global warming is a threat to life on earth, and if it is, what humanity can do about it. This title examines the science behind climate change research in the following chapters: What is Climate Change? Reading Climate Change in the Earth; Temperature and Precipitation; Climate Models; and Climate Technology of the Future.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Important Events in Climate Change.
Introduction: Science in Action.
1: What Is Climate Change.
2: Reading Climate Change in the Earth.
3: Temperature and Precipitation.
4: Climate Models.
5: Climate Technology of the Future.
Source Notes.
Facts about Climate Change.
Related Organizations.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Authors.