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The Resource Lukewarming : the new climate science that changes everything, Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. Knappenberger

Lukewarming : the new climate science that changes everything, Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. Knappenberger

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Lukewarming : the new climate science that changes everything
Title
Lukewarming
Title remainder
the new climate science that changes everything
Statement of responsibility
Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. Knappenberger
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Language
eng
Summary
In Lukewarming: The New Climate Science that Changes Everything, Michaels and Knappenberger, two scientists with more than half a century experience between them, explore the realities and myths of global warming--which is more likely to be lukewarm rather than hot. --Publisher
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Michaels, Patrick J
Dewey number
363.738
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Knappenberger, Chip
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  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
Label
Lukewarming : the new climate science that changes everything, Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. Knappenberger
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.A Little History -- 2.The Lukewarm World -- 3.Autumn in Paris -- 4.Getting Real about the Greenhouse Effect -- 5.Human Nature and Forecasting Models -- 6.Grand Narratives, Availability Cascades, and Granfalloons -- 7.In the Availability Cascade, What Is Not Real Is Real -- 8.The Availability Cascade Runs Amok -- 9.Paris, December 1, 2015 -- 10.California Cascade -- 11.Outside the Cascade: Reality Bites -- 12.Breaking Up with Your Forecast Is Hard to Do -- 13.Is the Pause Just an Artifact of Bad Data? -- 14.Testing the Climate Models -- 15.Paris, December 4, 2015 -- 16.If You Explain Everything, You Explain Nothing -- 17.Popper vs. Knobs on the Climate Machine: Lukewarmers Choose Popper -- 18.Does This Tail Make Me Look Fat? -- 19.Some More Insensitivity about Global Warming -- 20.The Sociology of Climate Alarmism -- 21a.The First National Climate Assessment: Willful Violation of Normative Science --
  • Contents note continued: 21b.The Second National Climate Assessment: Where's the Rest of the Science? -- 21c.The Third National Climate Assessment: "A Key Deliverable of President Obama's Climate Action Plan" -- 22.Paris, December 10, 2015 -- 23.U.S. Temperature Assessments: Cherries for the Picking -- 24.Alternative Reality: The Lukewarmer's Greener World -- 25.Back to the Genetic Garden of Eden? -- 26.Rational Optimism in the Lukewarm World -- 27.Food to Burn -- 28.Is Global Warming Making Us Ill? -- 29.The Sexiest Storms on Earth -- 30.How the U.S. Global Change Research Program Sees Hurricanes -- 31.Typhoon Haiyan: "Man Has Slapped Nature in the Face" -- 32.Are Floods Increasing? -- 33.Tornado Warning! -- 34.Quiz Time: Damages from Extreme Weather -- 35.Polar Ice Extent: A Tale of Two Hemispheres -- 36.Death of the Polar Bear? -- 37.The End of the Apocalypse -- 38.Human Nature -- 39.Climate MAGICC -- 40.Damn the MAGICC, Full Speed Ahead -- 41.Paris, December 12, 2015 --
  • Contents note continued: 42.Paris's Last Tango?
Control code
000058573155
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 248 pages
Isbn
9781944424039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)935986283
Label
Lukewarming : the new climate science that changes everything, Patrick J. Michaels and Paul C. Knappenberger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.A Little History -- 2.The Lukewarm World -- 3.Autumn in Paris -- 4.Getting Real about the Greenhouse Effect -- 5.Human Nature and Forecasting Models -- 6.Grand Narratives, Availability Cascades, and Granfalloons -- 7.In the Availability Cascade, What Is Not Real Is Real -- 8.The Availability Cascade Runs Amok -- 9.Paris, December 1, 2015 -- 10.California Cascade -- 11.Outside the Cascade: Reality Bites -- 12.Breaking Up with Your Forecast Is Hard to Do -- 13.Is the Pause Just an Artifact of Bad Data? -- 14.Testing the Climate Models -- 15.Paris, December 4, 2015 -- 16.If You Explain Everything, You Explain Nothing -- 17.Popper vs. Knobs on the Climate Machine: Lukewarmers Choose Popper -- 18.Does This Tail Make Me Look Fat? -- 19.Some More Insensitivity about Global Warming -- 20.The Sociology of Climate Alarmism -- 21a.The First National Climate Assessment: Willful Violation of Normative Science --
  • Contents note continued: 21b.The Second National Climate Assessment: Where's the Rest of the Science? -- 21c.The Third National Climate Assessment: "A Key Deliverable of President Obama's Climate Action Plan" -- 22.Paris, December 10, 2015 -- 23.U.S. Temperature Assessments: Cherries for the Picking -- 24.Alternative Reality: The Lukewarmer's Greener World -- 25.Back to the Genetic Garden of Eden? -- 26.Rational Optimism in the Lukewarm World -- 27.Food to Burn -- 28.Is Global Warming Making Us Ill? -- 29.The Sexiest Storms on Earth -- 30.How the U.S. Global Change Research Program Sees Hurricanes -- 31.Typhoon Haiyan: "Man Has Slapped Nature in the Face" -- 32.Are Floods Increasing? -- 33.Tornado Warning! -- 34.Quiz Time: Damages from Extreme Weather -- 35.Polar Ice Extent: A Tale of Two Hemispheres -- 36.Death of the Polar Bear? -- 37.The End of the Apocalypse -- 38.Human Nature -- 39.Climate MAGICC -- 40.Damn the MAGICC, Full Speed Ahead -- 41.Paris, December 12, 2015 --
  • Contents note continued: 42.Paris's Last Tango?
Control code
000058573155
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 248 pages
Isbn
9781944424039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)935986283

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