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Fight global warming

29 things you can do

by Sarah L. Clark

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Published by Environmental Defense Fund, Consumer Reports Books in New York, Yonkers, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Global warming.,
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric.,
  • Greenhouse gases.,
  • Environmental protection.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [97]-101) and index.

    StatementSarah L. Clark
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.G56 C53 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 106 p. :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1543702M
    ISBN 100890434441
    LC Control Number91022694

      Keeping global warming at bay will indeed require a massive social movement — one that defeats climate obstructionists resoundingly at the polls — . Climate Coup confronts the exaggerations, opportunism, and myths about global warming that are all too pervasively altering the shape of our lives and provides the tools and insights necessary to.

      In one section, Epstein comments on U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s plea for Indonesia to cut carbon emissions to fight global warming. From . More than 50 years ago, scientists at major fossil fuel companies considered how climate change should factor into decisions about new fossil fuel concerns echoed the latest science of the time, which showed an increasing link between fossil fuels and global warming.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages: illustrations ; 18 cm: Contents: Global warming: the basics --Slowing global. Regardless of your beliefs about global warming, Nassim Taleb’s “precautionary principle” would rule out plans altering the biosphere. Taleb writes: The precautionary principle (PP) states that if an action or policy has a suspected risk of causing severe harm to the public domain (affecting general health or the environment globally), the action should not be taken in the absence of.


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