The Discovery of Global Warming: Revised and Expanded Edition (New Histories of Science, Technology, and Medicine)

The Discovery of Global Warming: Revised and Expanded Edition (New Histories of Science, Technology, and Medicine)


The award-winning ebook is now revised and expanded.

In 2001 a world panel of special weather scientists introduced that the realm was once warming at a cost with no precedent in the course of at the least the final ten millennia, and that warming was once because of the accumulation of greenhouse gases from human job. the tale of ways scientists reached that conclusion―by manner of unforeseen twists and turns―was the tale Spencer Weart instructed in The Discovery of world Warming. Now he brings his award-winning account modern, revised all through to mirror the most recent technology and with a brand new end that indicates how the clinical consensus stuck hearth one of the basic international public, and the way a brand new knowing of the human which means of weather swap spurred participants and governments to action.

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