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Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it, Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig

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Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it
Title
Fixing climate
Title remainder
what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it
Statement of responsibility
Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An unconventional study of the issue of global warming focuses on the root cause of the problem--the influx of carbon dioxide into Earth's atmosphere--and argues that only the development of new technologies can reduce carbon dioxide output
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-
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Broecker, Wallace S.
Dewey number
551.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.C5
LC item number
B738 2008
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QC981.8.C5
NAL item number
B738 2008
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Kunzig, Robert
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  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
Label
Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it, Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-240) and index
Contents
Taming the beast -- Pyramid lake -- Finding science -- Ice ages and the Serb theory -- Proving Milankovic, doubting Milankovic -- Carbon dioxide and the keeling curve -- Where the carbon goes -- A conveyor belt in the ocean -- Conveyor jams, climate lurches -- Why worry? -- Ice melts, sea level rises -- Megadroughts of the past -- The drying of the future -- Green is not enough -- Scrubbing the air -- Disposing of carbon -- Fixing climate
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 253 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034682254
Label
Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it, Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-240) and index
Contents
Taming the beast -- Pyramid lake -- Finding science -- Ice ages and the Serb theory -- Proving Milankovic, doubting Milankovic -- Carbon dioxide and the keeling curve -- Where the carbon goes -- A conveyor belt in the ocean -- Conveyor jams, climate lurches -- Why worry? -- Ice melts, sea level rises -- Megadroughts of the past -- The drying of the future -- Green is not enough -- Scrubbing the air -- Disposing of carbon -- Fixing climate
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 253 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034682254

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