The Fate of Greenland: Lessons from Abrupt Climate Change

The Fate of Greenland: Lessons from Abrupt Climate Change

by Philip Conkling, Richard Alley, Wallace Broecker, George Denton
     
 

Experts discuss how Greenland's warming climate—seen in its melting ice sheets and retreating glaciers—could affect the rest of the world.See more details below

Overview

Experts discuss how Greenland's warming climate—seen in its melting ice sheets and retreating glaciers—could affect the rest of the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262015646
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
05/31/2011
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Philip Conkling is Founder and President of the Island Institute in Maine. Richard Alley, a glaciologist, is Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences and Associate of the Earth and EnvironmentalSystems Institute at Penn State.

Richard Alley, a glaciologist, is Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences and Associate of theEarth and Environmental Systems Institute at Penn State.

Wallace Broecker, an oceanographer, is Newberry Professor of Geology at Columbia University and a winner of the Crafoord Prize in Geosciences.

George Denton, a geologist, is Professor of Geological Sciences and Quaternary Studies at theUniversity of Maine.

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