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              Abrupt Climate Change: Inevitable Surprises

              Abrupt Climate Change: Inevitable Surprises (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By on Abrupt Climate Change, Committee; Studies Board, Ocean; Research Board, Polar; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Division on Earth and Life Studies

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              This text present a comprehensive review of the current scientific evidence and theoretical knowledge to fully understand what is known about abrupt climate change.

              ISBN 9780309074346
              Published 15 April 2002 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Low-Altitude Wind Shear and Its Hazard to Aviation

              Low-Altitude Wind Shear and Its Hazard to Aviation (Paperback)

              By Committee on Low-Altitude Wind Shear and Its Hazard to Aviation; Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

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              ISBN 9780309034326
              Published 15 January 1983 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Radiative Forcing of Climate Change: Expanding the Concept and Addressing Uncertainties

              Radiative Forcing of Climate Change: Expanding the Concept and Addressing Uncertainties (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Committee on Radiative Forcing Effects on Climate; Research Committee, Climate; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National

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              Changes in climate are driven by natural and human-induced perturbations of the Earth's energy balance. These climate drivers or forcings include variations in greenhouse gases, aerosols, land use, and many other factors. This book reviews the knowledge of climate forcings and re ...

              ISBN 9780309095068
              Published 15 May 2005 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Groundwater Fluxes Across Interfaces

              Groundwater Fluxes Across Interfaces (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By on Hydrologic Science, Committee; Water Science and Technology Board; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National

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              Estimates of groundwater recharge and discharge rates are needed for purposes like evaluating landslide risks, managing groundwater resources. This work focuses on scientific challenges in: the spatial and temporal variability of recharge and discharge; how information at one sca ...

              ISBN 9780309091138
              Published 15 October 2004 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Superfund and Mining Megasites: Lessons from the Coeur d'Alene River Basin

              Superfund and Mining Megasites: Lessons from the Coeur d'Alene River Basin (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Research Council, National; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Committee on Superfund Site Assessment and Remediation in the Coeur d' Alene River Basin; Academy of Sciences, National

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              The Coeur d and Alene River Basin has been known as 'The Silver Valley' for being one of the productive silver, lead, and zinc mining areas in the United States. This book evaluates the issues and concerns that have been raised regarding EPA's decisions about cleaning up the area ...

              ISBN 9780309097147
              Published 15 December 2005 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Limiting the Magnitude of Future Climate Change

              Limiting the Magnitude of Future Climate Change (Paperback)

              By America's Climate Choices: Panel on Limiting the Magnitude of Future Climate Change; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National

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              Climate change, driven by the increasing concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, poses serious, wide-ranging threats to human societies and natural ecosystems around the world. The largest overall source of greenhouse gas emissions is the burning of fossil fuels. The ...

              ISBN 9780309145978
              Published 15 December 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              A Space Physics Paradox: Why Has Increased Funding Been Accompanied by Decreased Effectiveness in the Conduct of Space Physics Research?

              A Space Physics Paradox: Why Has Increased Funding Been Accompanied by Decreased Effectiveness in the Conduct of Space Physics Research? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By on Solar-Terrestrial Research, Committee; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Studies Board, Space; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

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              Analyzes several disturbing trends in government support for space physics research. This book identifies funding and management problems that thwart cost efficiency within this discipline, and suggest possible solutions. It also has implications for those engaged in research or ...

              ISBN 9780309051774
              Published 15 January 1994 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Strategic Guidance for the National Science Foundation's Support of the Atmospheric Sciences

              Strategic Guidance for the National Science Foundation's Support of the Atmospheric Sciences (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Committee on Strategic Guidance for NSF's Support of the Atmospheric Sciences; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National; Academy of Sciences, National

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              The National Science Foundation's Division of Atmospheric Sciences (ATM) supports research to develop new understanding of Earth's atmosphere and how the Sun impacts it. Strategic Guidance for the National Science Foundation's Support of the Atmospheric Sciences provides guidance ...

              ISBN 9780309103497
              Published 15 June 2007 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Assessment of Intraseasonal to Interannual Climate Prediction and Predictability

              Assessment of Intraseasonal to Interannual Climate Prediction and Predictability (Paperback)

              By Committee on Assessment of Intraseasonal to Interannual Climate Prediction and Predictability; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National

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              More accurate forecasts of climate conditions over time periods of weeks to a few years could help people plan agricultural activities, mitigate drought, and manage energy resources, amongst other activities; however, current forecast systems have limited ability on these time- s ...

              ISBN 9780309151832
              Published 15 September 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Analysis of Global Change Assessments: Lessons Learned

              Analysis of Global Change Assessments: Lessons Learned (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Committee on Analysis of Global Change Assessments; Board on Atmospheric Sciences & Climate; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National

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              In this context, assessments are the vehicles by which the scientific community translates its technical findings into a form that policy makers can understand and make use of. This study is not concerned with either the underlying science nor the resulting policies, but analyzes ...

              ISBN 9780309104852
              Published 15 September 2007 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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