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Climate Change Futures: Health, Ecological and Economic Dimensions
Paul R. Epstein (ed); Evan Mills (ed)
Global climate change & the ripples of that change will affect every aspect of life, from municipal budgets for snowplowing to the spread of infectious & respiratory diseases. Climate is already changing, & quite rapidly, & the scientific community warns of more abrupt & greater change in the future. This multidimensional assessment of climate change includes trends, case studies & scenarios -- with a focus on health, ecological & economic dimensions. One surprise is the vulnerability of the energy sector -- the primary source of increased heat in Earth systems. The risks to oil production compound the threats to the electricity grid from heat waves & the instabilities of pipelines grounded in thawing tundra. Illustrations.
Woman’s Guide to Making Therapy Work
American Vegetarian Resource Directory: Some Signposts on the Journey Towards a Healthier, More Ethically & Environmentally Balanced Lifestyle
Birding for Beginners: A Comprehensive Introduction to Bird Watching
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Rise of Life: The First 3.5 Billion Years
Skin Deep: Black Women & White Women Write About Race
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