By Angus M. Gunn
This accomplished reference explains in transparent phrases what we all know approximately climate, from the standard to the extraordinary. A pupil consultant to weather and climate introduces scholars and different readers to the dynamic paintings of meteorologists and climatologists, in particular their efforts to mitigate the effect of climate occasions and weather swap on humans and the environment.The 5 separate volumes of A pupil consultant to weather and climate specialize in climate extremes; air lots and climate styles; cyclones, hurricanes, and tornadoes; weather swap; and the Earth and the solar. every one quantity combines a wealth of clinical facts, dramatic historic occasions, and the most recent rules and strategies from the worlds of meteorology and climatology. What did we examine from the airborne dirt and dust Bowl? What are the implications of Arctic melting? How can we safeguard towns close to oceans from emerging sea degrees? those and different an important questions are explored during this cornerstone reference.