Climate Change: Is the World in Danger?

Overview

We rely on the media to give us information about climate change. But it can be difficult to know which news stories are the most accurate. That is because strong opinions exist concerning climate change, and not all scientists agree on what is causing it. This book will show how the news gets reported in different ways, and explain why some people think it is important to take radical action.
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Overview

We rely on the media to give us information about climate change. But it can be difficult to know which news stories are the most accurate. That is because strong opinions exist concerning climate change, and not all scientists agree on what is causing it. This book will show how the news gets reported in different ways, and explain why some people think it is important to take radical action.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781403488305
  • Publisher: Heinemann
  • Publication date: 7/1/2006
  • Series: Behind the News Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 56
  • Age range: 11 - 14 Years
  • Lexile: 1080L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.50 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

A Change of Climate? 4

Scientific Reporting 12

Aspects of Climate Change 18

Humans and Climate Change 28

Taking Action 38

The Future 46

You Decide 48

Timeline 50

Glossary 52

Find Out More 54

Index 56

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