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The weather of the future : heat waves, extreme storms, and other scenes from a climate-changed planet / Heidi Cullen.

Cullen, Heidi. (Author).
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Marianna Black Library 551.6 C (Text) 39493106822382 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061726880
  • ISBN: 0061726885
  • Physical Description: xviii, 329 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, [2010]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Climate and weather together -- Seeing climate change in our past -- The science of prediction -- Extreme weather autopsies and the forty-year forecast -- The Sahel, Africa -- The Great Barrier Reef, Australia -- Central Valley, California -- The Arctic, part one : Inuit Nunaat, Canada -- The Arctic, part two : Greenland -- Dhaka, Bangladesh -- New York, New York -- Epilogue : The trillionth ton -- Appendix 1. United States climate change almanac -- Appendix 2. New York statistics -- Appendix 3. The world's most vulnerable places.
Summary, etc.: From one of America's foremost experts on weather and climate change and a senior research scientist with Climate Central, comes this work, a book that predicts what different parts of the world will look like in the year 2050 if current levels of carbon emissions are maintained -- source other than the Library of Congress.
Subject: Climatic changes > Forecasting.
Global environmental change > Forecasting.
Global warming > Forecasting.
Greenhouse gases > Environmental aspects.
Weather forecasting.

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