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The Resource Gaia warriors : urgent the fight is on!, Nicola Davies ; with an afterword by James Lovelock

Gaia warriors : urgent the fight is on!, Nicola Davies ; with an afterword by James Lovelock

Label
Gaia warriors : urgent the fight is on!
Title
Gaia warriors
Title remainder
urgent the fight is on!
Statement of responsibility
Nicola Davies ; with an afterword by James Lovelock
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here is a book that takes a clear look at how and why Earth's climate is changing and the ways we can deal with it. Its style is simple and its explanations are compelling, illuminating not only hard facts but also the opinions and potential solutions of scientists all over the world
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Davies, Nicola
Dewey number
363.738/74
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1919-
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Lovelock, James
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  • Climatic changes
  • Gaia hypothesis
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Gaia warriors : urgent the fight is on!, Nicola Davies ; with an afterword by James Lovelock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187) and index
Contents
Introduction / Nicola Davies -- Climate change: the basics -- What is climate change? -- Earth-watching: interview -- How do we know that the climate is changing? -- Living in a changed climate: interviews -- What's causing climate change?-- Air monitor: interview -- But hasn't the climate always changed? -- Measuring the climate of the past: interview -- Is climate change our fault -- Who's the climate-change bad guy? -- If it's only a few degrees, what difference will it make? -- Nasty shocks and tipping points: interview -- What if the scientists have made a mistake, and we waste money preparing for something that never happens? -- Columns and rows -- It's all too big and scary, and there's nothing I can do about it! -- Making sense of carbon: interview -- Gaia warriors -- Changing minds: Casper Ter Kuile and Emma Biermann -- Bad habits: Neil Jennings -- Keeping turned on: Polly Higgins -- Driving mad: Holly Bruford -- Plane foolish: Justin Schlosberg -- Rock-star food: Duncan Gibson -- Homes for climate heroes: Jim Logan -- Dressing for the climate: Nin Castle -- Keeping Gaia green: Roberto Pedraza -- Lawyers for the Earth: Martin Wagner -- Listening to children: Nick Hall -- Big science: Beth Holland -- Seeing the future: Mark Maslin -- Conclusion / Nicole Davies -- Afterword / James Lovelock
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780763648084
Isbn Type
(pbk. : recycled paper)
Lccn
2010-40126
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)657595183
Label
Gaia warriors : urgent the fight is on!, Nicola Davies ; with an afterword by James Lovelock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187) and index
Contents
Introduction / Nicola Davies -- Climate change: the basics -- What is climate change? -- Earth-watching: interview -- How do we know that the climate is changing? -- Living in a changed climate: interviews -- What's causing climate change?-- Air monitor: interview -- But hasn't the climate always changed? -- Measuring the climate of the past: interview -- Is climate change our fault -- Who's the climate-change bad guy? -- If it's only a few degrees, what difference will it make? -- Nasty shocks and tipping points: interview -- What if the scientists have made a mistake, and we waste money preparing for something that never happens? -- Columns and rows -- It's all too big and scary, and there's nothing I can do about it! -- Making sense of carbon: interview -- Gaia warriors -- Changing minds: Casper Ter Kuile and Emma Biermann -- Bad habits: Neil Jennings -- Keeping turned on: Polly Higgins -- Driving mad: Holly Bruford -- Plane foolish: Justin Schlosberg -- Rock-star food: Duncan Gibson -- Homes for climate heroes: Jim Logan -- Dressing for the climate: Nin Castle -- Keeping Gaia green: Roberto Pedraza -- Lawyers for the Earth: Martin Wagner -- Listening to children: Nick Hall -- Big science: Beth Holland -- Seeing the future: Mark Maslin -- Conclusion / Nicole Davies -- Afterword / James Lovelock
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780763648084
Isbn Type
(pbk. : recycled paper)
Lccn
2010-40126
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)657595183

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