Six Degrees Our Future On A Hotter Planet

Author: Mark Lynas
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007323522
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An eye-opening and vital account of the future of our earth and our civilisation if current rates of global warming persist, by the highly acclaimed author of ‘High Tide’.

Das Sechste Sterben

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Suhrkamp Verlag
ISBN: 3518740628
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Elizabeth Kolbert spricht mit Geologen, die verschwundene Ozeane erforschen, begleitet Botaniker in die Anden und begibt sich gemeinsam mit Tierschützern auf die Suche nach den letzten Exemplaren gefährdeter Arten.

Die Machiavellis Der Wissenschaft Das Netzwerk Des Leugnens

Author: Erik M. Conway
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 3527412115
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Doch Die Machiavellis der Wissenschaft (im Original Merchants of Doubt) ist kein fiktiver Roman, sondern berichtet von der Realitat. In den USA sorgte das Buch von Naomi Oreskes und Erik M. Conway fur Furore und wurde zum Bestseller.

The God Species

Author: Mark Lynas
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 142620891X
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Lynas argues that we can sustain a world of nine billion at higher living standards than today, but only if we take a more scientific approach to recognizing the real ecological limits of Earth.

100 Words

Author: William Murtha
Publisher: Conari Press
ISBN: 9781609251628
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Mark. Lynas? Mark Lynas is the author of three books on climate change: High
Tide: News from a Warming World, The Carbon Calculator, and Six Degrees: Our
Future on a Hotter Planet, which won the royal society Prize for science Books.
Both High Tide and Six Degrees have been translated into more than fifteen
languages. Six Degrees was also made into a television documentary, broadcast
around the world to an audience of many millions via the National Geographic

Die Zukunft

Author: Al Gore
Publisher: Siedler Verlag
ISBN: 3641129222
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Al Gore, der ehemalige Vizepräsident der USA, Friedensnobelpreisträger und Bestsellerautor, wagt in seinem neuen Buch einen Blick in die Zukunft.

A Carbon Primer For The Built Environment

Author: Simon Foxell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317933958
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Mark Lynas, in his 2007 book Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet,
outlined some of the possible consequences, degree by degree: • One degree:
Desertification of the American Great Plains, increased monsoons, rains and
flooding in the Sahara and Sahel, icecaps melting in the Alps and on Mount
Kilimanjaro, decline in sea ice, acidification of the oceans with accompanying
species death. • Two degrees: Extreme heatwave summers across Europe, with
rainfall loss and ...

Energy Revolution

Publisher: Evans Brothers
ISBN: 0237539624
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A hotter planet Lynas became especially passionate about the issue of global
warming at the turn of the century, after experiencing its effects for himself. 'When
I went back to Peru where I grew up,' he says, 'the glacier I knew as a child had
disappeared – completely melted.' This experience motivated him to write a
series of books on the impacts and consequences of climate change, based on
the latest climate science. In Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet, he
explains what ...