Extreme Weather: Science Tackles Global Warming and Climate Change (Hardcover)

Science Tackles Global Warming and Climate Change

By Kathleen Simpson

National Geographic Society, 9781426303593, 64pp.

Publication Date: August 12, 2008

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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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About the Author

Kathleen Simpson lives in the hill country of central Texas with her husband and dogs. She has authored numerous works for young people, including the National Geographic Investigates books Extreme Weather: Science Tackles Global Warming and Climate Change, Genetics: From DNA to Designer Dogs, and The Human Brain: Inside Your Body's Control Room.
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