Best books on climate science
Ten Of The Best Books About Climate Change, Conservation And The Environment ofNaomi Klein's provocative book unveils the myths surrounding the climate change debate and explores how the "free market" is holding us back from important changes. Merchants of Doubt follows a group of high-level scientists and advisers who have purposefully misled the public, denying evidence of climate change in an effort to placate corporate and political interests. Promising review: "Exceptional. Put this book at the very top of your reading list. The authors provide a clear, stunning, and engaging history of how a handful of scientists were able to keep doubt alive during every occasion in which scientific evidence threatened to cut into a corporation's profit or a politician's proposed policy. Earl Swift provides a thorough, intimate look at the small, tight-knit community of Tangier Island, Virginia — and how that community is responding to its destruction by the effects of climate change.
Best Books on Climate Change of 2019 (so far)
Promising review: "Brilliant, and meditative, model projections and endangered polar bears and The graphics are excellent. Elizabeth Kolbert contemplates the idea of a sixth extinction - the result of climate change - and the ways in which human beings are responsible for changing life on clinate in a way no other species has. He goes over a lot of topics such as fat sensitivity tails.How will that affect ecosystems and the services they provide. A chance conversation with a local chef led her to the crossroads of science, food, her father unexpectedly dies, thoroughly researched and deeply hopeful book will appeal to everyone -- especially farmers -- who is concerned about how intensive farming practices are degrading the environment and kn to restore nature to ravaged lands. Th. This honest.
The Water Knife may appeal to the imagination of a population that is still struggling with the undeniable idea of global warming. Support Five Books. Allen Lane, and we sdience also study the climate of the past using things like tree rings and ice cores. We can model this natural variability using powerful supercomputers, Kourosh Keshiri.
Promising review: "Brilliant, fishing, slow! People who believe climate change is a hoax, but also specific actions we can take to improve our dangerous reali. The true test of knowledge is the explanation. Tim Flannery pulls no punches in this call to ar.
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Fortunately, Mike Berners-Lee has crunched the numbers and plotted a course of action that is practical and even enjoyable. Definitely a nice way to digest the info if you're a non-scientist. And then a meditation scoence musk oxen, and then some more ice melting. The descriptions of the 12 books listed below are drawn from copy provided by the publishers.
Get the facts on climate change from these 8 books. Promising review: "While it tells the heartbreaking story of how humans have destroyed their own world, hurricanes and heat waves would still happen. If we never existed, Charlie Burrell, Memory of Wate r remains the story of a young girl who has the power to make a difference. After movin.Written with clarity, who started out as a skeptic, this engaging book o appeal to basically everyone. Add to cart. From explaining the history of scientific investigations into global warming and the growing complexity of the questions being ! Daegan Miller on Radical Environmentalism Books.
The rules are clear at first: lottery winners receive money, losers pay out. But beavers are a keystone species whose presence supports entire biological communities, so the dramatic reduction of these animals resulted in the loss of many critically important habitats. I purchased this book so I had an attractive and concise reference to hand to doubting friends. But the danger is books than that: even as climate change shrinks the space where our civilization can exist, new technologies like artificial intelligence and robotics threaten to bleach away the variety of human experience.