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The white planet : the evolution and future of our frozen world /

Main Author: Jouzel, Jean, 1947-
Other Authors: Lorius, Claude., Raynaud, Dominique.
Format: Book
Language: English
French
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2013
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Contents: The world of ice : past and present. The ice on our planet ; From exploration to scientific observation ; Ice through the ages -- Polar ice : amazing archives. Reconstructing the climates of the past ; Glacial archives ; The campaigns ; Vostok: the cornucopia ; Dôme C : 800,000 years and the revolution of the rhythm of glaciations ; Rapid climatic variations ; The last 10,000 years : an almost stable climate -- The White Planet tomorrow. The climate and greenhouse gases ; Have humans already changed the climate? ; What will the climate be in the future? ; A warming with multiple consequences ; What we must do -- the poles and the planet. The crucial place of research ; Humans and the rise of pollution -- The anthropocene era.
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