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Atmosphere of hope : searching for solutions to the climate crisis / Tim Flannery.

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Outlines a fast-approaching climate crisis while drawing on the latest scientific findings to outline promising clean technologies involving soft geo-engineering.
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Baker County Library 363.73874 .F585a 2015 (Text) 37814002962463 NON-FICTION Book None 07/16/2018 Available -

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  • ISBN: 0802124062
  • ISBN: 9780802124067
  • Physical Description: xix, 245 pages : chart ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-238) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part One: Climate science. The weather makers: right or wrong? -- The waters of a warming world -- Ominously acidic oceans -- How are the animals doing? -- The great climate event horizon -- Part Two: The knife blade we perch on. The great disconnect -- Coal: decline of a giant -- What future, oil? -- Gas: last hurrah or bridge to the future? -- Divestment and the carbon bubble -- Where's nuclear? -- Sunlight and wind: winning the race -- At last, EVs -- Part Three: Fight for the future. Adapting? -- Geoengineering: a way out? -- The gigatonne challenge -- Silicate rocks, cement and smart chemistry -- The new carbon capture and storage -- The 2030 challenge -- Deadline 2050 -- The growing power of the individual.
Summary, etc.:
Outlines a fast-approaching climate crisis while drawing on the latest scientific findings to outline promising clean technologies involving soft geo-engineering.
Subject: Climatic changes
Global warming
Climate change mitigation.
Renewable energy sources.

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