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The Resource Atmosphere of hope : searching for solutions to the climate crisis, Tim Flannery

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

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Atmosphere of hope : searching for solutions to the climate crisis
Title
Atmosphere of hope
Title remainder
searching for solutions to the climate crisis
Statement of responsibility
Tim Flannery
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains the fast-approaching climate crisis while drawing on the latest scientific findings to outline promising clean technologies involving soft geo-engineering
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flannery, Tim F.
Dewey number
363.738/74
Index
index present
LC call number
QC903
LC item number
.F63 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
  • Climate change mitigation
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Climate change mitigation
  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
Label
Atmosphere of hope : searching for solutions to the climate crisis, Tim Flannery
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocn904813732
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 245 pages
Isbn
9780802124067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o904813732
  • (OCoLC)904813732
Label
Atmosphere of hope : searching for solutions to the climate crisis, Tim Flannery
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocn904813732
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 245 pages
Isbn
9780802124067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o904813732
  • (OCoLC)904813732

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