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The science of climate change: questions and answers


Allison, I, The science of climate change: questions and answers, Australian Academy of Science, (February) pp. 1-44. (2015) [Substantial Review]

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Earth’s climate has changed over the past century. The atmosphere and oceans have warmed, sea levels have risen, and glaciers and ice sheets have decreased in size. The best available evidence indicates that greenhouse gas emissions from human activities are the main cause. Continuing increases in greenhouse gases will produce further warming and other changes in Earth’s physical environment and ecosystems.

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Item Type:Substantial Review
Keywords:climate change, Australia, uncertainties. responses
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Climate change science
Research Field:Climate change processes
Objective Division:Environmental Policy, Climate Change and Natural Hazards
Objective Group:Understanding climate change
Objective Field:Understanding climate change not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Allison, I (Dr Ian Allison)
ID Code:100549
Year Published:2015
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2015-05-19
Last Modified:2015-05-20
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