Role of the Sun in Climate Change

Role of the Sun in Climate Change

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780195094138
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 12/28/1996
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.73(d)
Lexile: 1300L (what's this?)

About the Author

Douglas V. Hoyt was a Senior Scientist at the Hughes/STX Corporation. Kenneth H. Schatten is the Program Director for Solar Terrestrial Research at the National Science Foundation.

Table of Contents

PART I: THE SUN
1. Observations of the Sun
2. Variations in Solar Brightness
PART II: THE CLIMATE
3. Climate Measurement and Modeling
4. Temperature
5. Rainfall
6. Storms
7. Biota
8. Cyclomania
PART III: THE LONGER TERM SUN/CLIMATE CONNECTION
9. Solar and Climate Changes
10. Alternative Climate-Change Theories
11. Gaia or Athena? The Early Faint-Sun Paradox
12. Final Thoughts

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