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Is Global Warming a Threat? (At Issue Series)

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental Studies (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Science,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • Earth Sciences - Meteorology & Climatology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Natural Disasters,
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Science & Ecology,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Global warming,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid M. Haugen (Editor), Susan Musser (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10604575M
    ISBN 100737736879
    ISBN 109780737736878

    Get this from a library! Global warming: the threat of Earth's changing climate. [Laurence Pringle] -- A revealing photo essay of one of the most important environmental issues of the past decade furnishes the most recent information, examines the potential damage to our climate, ecology, and economy. global warming often evoke passionate responses and fierce debate between adherents to different views of the threat posed. Yet there are many nuances regarding global warming, climate change, and the threats they represent that are not well understood by the public. The public’s conceptual under-.

    Is human-induced global warming a real threat to our future? Most people will express an opinion on this question, but relatively few can back their opinions with solid evidence. This is true on both sides, as many “believers” are no better able to explain the scientific case for global warming than “skeptics” are to make a case against it. Global Warming – A Threat to the Planet. Article (PDF Available) Global Warming is a quantifiable set of results in our environment additional to any of normal change in climate. For this.

    Global warming, the phenomenon of rising average air temperatures near Earth’s surface over the past to years. Earth’s climate has changed over various timescales since the dawn of geologic time, and the force of human activities since the Industrial Revolution has been woven into the . Planet Earth is warming faster now than at any other time in the past 1, years, and global warming may be the greatest threat to ever face humanity. Counteracting it is our greatest challenge. Mark Maslin explains what global warming is and presents incontrovertible evidence that it is really happening.4/5.


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The purpose of this book is to scare children about global warming. On the back cover: "Global Warming Can Lead to Global Disaster" is not intended to do anything else. Author Pringle would have been equally accurate to write: "Global Cooling Can Lead to Global Disaster".

The text begins with a call to act now to halt global warming.1/5(2). This book draws on decades of climate research to explain why the threat of anthropogenic climate change has been grossly exaggerated.

Global warming and associated climate change exists - but the role of humans in that change is entirely debatable/5(). Global Warming, Global Threat book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(2). Media reports often assert that global warming is real, imminent, and a threat to human life.

But, have such predictions been established scientifically. Studies by the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have been used (or misused) to call for extensive government controls to reduce fossil fuel use.

Yet, the IPCC's own report--and statements by leading. Get this from a library. Is global warming a threat?. [David M Haugen; Susan Musser;] -- Provides information on climate change, the consequences, the controversies, and.

Is Global Warming a Threat. (At Issue) Hardcover – October 1, by Mary E. Williams (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Praise for Global Warming and Other Eco-Myths "Global Warming and Other Eco-Myths challenges the tired orthodoxies of ideological environmentalism.

It's refreshing to read that there is no environmental 'cancer epidemic,' that climatologist John Christy says there is no imminent global warming catastrophe, and that Nobel Peace Prize winner Norman Borlaug predicts that we will be able to feed /5(42).

pogenic warming. Equally questioned were the methods being adopted by politi-cians to counter the supposed threat, such as pouring colossal subsidies into new sourcesof‘zero-carbon’energy.

But however authoritatively many of these attempts to question the ‘consensus’ were put, they were automatically dismissed as scarcely worth answering.

Global warming is the greatest environmental threat facing humanity. From killer heat waves and increasingly violent weather to the spread of pests and vector-borne diseases, global warming has many effects on our lives.

While some are positive, most are by:   This book is on climate change as a major issue that is the leading news feature each week.

Global warming is worse than it has ever been. It is only a matter of time until it becomes a problem that will lead to massive extinctions on a global scale if nothing is Author: Duncan Ewing. -- Global warming is not a climate issue. It is a political issue. Global warming is propaganda against God’s creation, against American sovereignty, and against American Liberty.

-- Arm yourself with the Facts in the blockbuster book “Inconvenient Facts, proving Global Warming is a Hoax”, the Common Sense facts for the Basket of Deplorables/5(37). Global Warming Is Real. The Threat Is Real. Ecocide Is On The Horizon. Paul Craig Roberts. The tobacco companies’ response to the US Surgeon General’s report in linking smoking to lung cancer was countered by the tobacco companies setting up propaganda organizations to create a controversy by generating doubt over the link.

Get this from a library. Is global warming a threat?. [Mary E Williams;] -- Contains thirteen essays in which the authors debate issues related to global warming, discussing whether or not it exists, the extent of the problem, and the threat it poses to animals, humans, the.

In recent years, global warming and climate change have been the subject of a great deal of political controversy, especially in the U.S. But as the science becomes clearer and consensus grows.

The U.N. says that, in order to avoid catastrophic levels of warming, we need a global mobilization at the level of World War II.

We know, from history, we didn't fight that war out of hope or. There's no question that our planet is warming, but we CAN prevent a climate catastrophe.

Only a small handful of companies are responsible for the majority of the greenhouse gas emissions causing global warming. In fact, just 90 fossil fuel companies account for almost two-thirds of carbon dioxide emissions since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution.

Learn about global warming and the consequences to our environment from increased wildlife extinction rates to acidic oceans and polluted air.

Irreverent and entertaining, The Down-to-Earth Guide To Global Warming is filled with facts about global warming and its disastrous consequences, loads of photos and illustrations, as well as suggestions for how kids can help combat global warming in their homes, schools, and communities.

The book is designed to educate and empower, leaving. Soon we “celebrate” the 13th anniversary of former Vice President Al Gore’s movie “An Inconvenient Truth” revealing the “grave” threat of global warming.

On Janu the Washington Post stated Al “believes humanity may have only 10 years left to. Devastating exposé of Global Warming Scam This is a light summary book of Balls more comprehensive book The Deliberate Corruption of Climate Science - also a must read.

The smaller book uses Balls typically humorous approach to cover the basics of the Fraud, ranging from the incorrect science to the eco-movements origins in socialism and /5. Get this from a library! The threat of global warming.

[Judith Woodburn] -- Discusses causes of global warming, how it harms the planet, and ways to prevent this worldwide and potentially disastrous problem. Welcome. Michael Crichton’s book, State of Fear (Harper Collins,$), is a surprising book.

Tucked inside a lively and entertaining tale of a philanthropist, a scientist, a lawyer, and two remarkable women who travel around the world trying to foil the plots of evil-doers is a detailed expose of the flawed science and exaggerations at the base of the global warming scare.Global warming is a phenomenon of the 20th and 21st centuries that deviates from Earth's normal global warming and cooling cycles brought about over millennium, not over centuries, that respond to.