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Effects of Changing Climate on Weather and Human Activities (The Global Change Instruction Program)

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Published by University Science Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatology,
  • Social impact of environmental issues,
  • Science,
  • Ecology,
  • Climate Changes,
  • Human Ecology,
  • Weather,
  • Human beings,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Human Geography,
  • Effect of climate on,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Earth Sciences - Meteorology & Climatology,
  • Meteorology,
  • Nature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKevin E. Trenberth (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8716633M
    ISBN 101891389149
    ISBN 109781891389146


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Effects of Changing Climate on Weather and Human Activities (The Global Change Instruction Program) by Kathleen Miller Download PDF EPUB FB2

Observed Weather and Climate Change 17 Observed Climate Variations 17 Interannual Variability 19 V. Prediction and Modeling of Climate Change 21 Climate Models 21 Climate Predictions 21 Interpretation of Climate Change in Terms of Weather23 VI.

Impacts of Weather and Climate Changes on Human Activities 25 Weather Sequences 25 Location. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, 43 pages: illustrations ; 28 cm.

Contents: I. Climate --The Climate System --The Driving Forces of Climate --The Spatial Structure of Climate Weather Machine e Change --Human-Caused Climate Change --The Enhanced Greenhouse Effect --Effects of Aerosols --The Climate Response and Feedbacks --IV. Effects of Changing Climate on Weather and Human Activities.

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Weather and climate: changing human exposures 18 Introduction 18 The climate system and greenhouse. Effect of climate change on humans Introduction.

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greenhouse effect is being strengthened as human activities (such as the combustion of fossil fuels) add more of these gases to the atmosphere, resulting in a shift in the Earth’s equilibrium.

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