Global weirdness : severe storms, deadly heat waves, relentless drought, rising seas, and the weather of the future / [produced by] Climate Central.
Contributor(s): Climate Central, Inc.Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: 214 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780307907301 (hbk.); 0307907309 (hbk.).Subject(s): Climatic changes | Climatic changes -- Forecasting | Climatic changes -- Mathemathical models | Greenhouse gases -- Environmental aspects | Global environmental change | Global warming | Weather forecasting
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Includes bibliographical references.
What the science says -- What's actually happening -- What's likely to happen in the future -- Can we avoid the risks of climate change? -- The IPCC [i.e., Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change] is what, exactly?
Explains climate change-- its implications for the future, and what we can, and cannot, do to avoid further change.