The Discovery of Global Warming


Subject:
Environment , Global Warming

Description:
Expansion of a 2003 book that "tells the history of climate change research as a single connected narrative." Topics include influences on climate (such as the greenhouse effect and aerosols), models of climate change, climate modification schemes (such as rainmaking), and social relationships and climate changes. Also includes a timeline through the 1970s and bibliography. From the director of the Center for History of Physics of the American Institute of Physics (AIP).

Creator:
Weart, Spencer

Publisher:
American Institute of Physics (AIP)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.aip.org/history/climate/


PID= res:lii-23938