Extreme Weather

Extreme Weather

Science Tackles Global Warming and Climate Change

By Kathleen Simpson; Jonathan D. W. Kahl (Contribution by)

National Geographic Society, Hardcover, 9781426303593, 64pp.

Publication Date: August 12, 2008

Description
Huge hurricanes, devastating droughts, ferocious blizzards. What's going on? Scientists around the globe are focusing on extremes of weather, both past and present. Join the weather scientists who are using modern technology, including satellites and supercomputers, to produce a weather forecast for Earth's future. "Extreme Weather" gives readers the expert's views and highlights the climate changes that may be on the horizon.
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