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Global warming

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Greenhaven Press,
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c2010.
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Explores whether global warming is a real phenomenon or a myth, addressing possible causes like carbon dioxide, deforestation, melting permafrost, and livestock agriculture. Examines the effects of global warming on the polar ice caps, polar bears and human health, and discusses some proposed strategies to mitigate the impact.
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9780737746310
9780737746327
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table_of_contents Is global warming a real phenomenon? Global warming is real / Ben Bova ; Global warming is a myth / Edmund Contoski ; Global warming is a get-rich scam / Michael Reagan ; The media are silencing the views of global warming deniers / Brendan O'Neill ; Science disproves the claims of global warming deniers / Joseph Romm ; The Earth's climate is cooling, not warming / Deroy Murdock -- What causes global warming? Human-produced carbon dioxide contributes to global warming / John W. Farley ; Human-produced carbon dioxide does not contribute significantly to global warming / Roy Spencer ; Melting permafrost contributes to global warming / Steve Connor ; Deforestation contributes to global warming / Daniel Howden ; Livestock agriculture contributes to global warming / Marisa Miller Wolfson -- What is the impact of global warming? Global warming is melting the polar ice caps / Lester R. Brown ; Global warming could not melt the polar ice caps / Jerome J. Schmitt ; Polar bears are threatened by global warming / Kassie Siegel and Brendan Cummings ; It is uncertain whether polar bears are threatened by global warming / Kenneth P. Green ; Global warming will negatively impact human health / Daniel J. Weiss and Robin Pam ; Global warming will lead to fewer human deaths / Bjorn Lomborg -- How can global warming be mitigated? A carbon tax will help curb global warming / Ralph Nader and Toby Heaps ; A cap-and-trade program will help curb global warming / Robert N. Stavins ; Nuclear energy should be part of the solution to curb global warming / Matt Bennett, Rob Keast, and John Dyson ; Nuclear energy should not be part of the solution to curb global warming / Mark Hertsgaard ; Renewable energies can help curb global warming / Matthew Rothschild ; Renewable energies are not a practical solution to global warming / Jesse H. Ausubel ; The anti-global warming movement needs more political clout / Joel Bleifuss.
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