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Series: Our Fragile Planet
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Though climate change is normal in Earth's history, global warming
has raised average temperatures to their highest in two millennia,
resulting in melting ice caps, shorter winters, changes in the
seasonal behaviors of animals, and more extreme weather. And though
greenhouse gases are essential for keeping the planet's
temperatures comfortable, fossil fuel burning and other human
activities are increasing greenhouse gas levels and causing
temperatures to rise. While a decade ago many scientists were
skeptical that human activities could impact the climate system,
their models now show that only human activities can account for
the magnitude of changes being seen. ""Climate"" is a timely new
book that discusses the issue of global warming and what we can do
to prevent its rise. Highly visual and written in a clear,
accessible manner, this book adresses how people must use energy
more efficiently, develop alternative energy sources, and lower
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