Climate Change: Picturing the Science

Author(s): Gavin Schmidt


Going beyond the headlines, this unprecedented union of scientific analysis and stunning photography by leading climate scientist Gavin Schmidt and master photographer Joshua Wolfe illustrates the ramifications of a shifting climate on the global ecosystem. Marshalling data spanning centuries and continents, the book sparkles with cutting-edge research and visual records, including contributions from experts on atmospheric science, oceanography, paleoclimatology, technology, politics and the polar regions. As Jeffrey D. Sachs writes in his powerful foreword, 'Climate Change is a tour de force of public education.'

Product Information

* GAVIN SCHMIDT is a climate scientist at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies as well as a co-founder of JOSHUA WOLFE's photography has appeared in Outside, Time Out and the Village Voice. He is a founder of GHG Photos, a leading photography agency specialising in climate change.

General Fields

  • : 9780393331257
  • : W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
  • : WW Norton & Co
  • : 1.11
  • : November 2009
  • : 256mm X 205mm X 25mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Gavin Schmidt
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 551.6
  • : 320
  • : Meteorology; Global warming
  • : col. Illustrations