Weather Forecasting Books

  • Climate Change Reconsidered II: Physical Science

    The Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) released a major new report on climate change science produced by an international team of 40 scientists at a press conference on Sept. 17, 2013, at the James ...

  • Chinese Translation of Climate Change Reconsidered

    Climate Change Reconsidered, a two-volume report from the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) originally published by The Heartland Institute in 2009 and 2011, was translated into Chinese by a translation ...

  • Climate Change Reconsidered: 2011 Interim Report

    The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), already under severe criticism for violating the requirements of academic peer review and relying on secondary sources, comes under attack again in a new report co-produced by ...

  • Global Scream

    Are you hearing Nature’s global scream?” is the question posed by this new novel. Veteran South African biologist from Stellenbosch University, Adriaan Reinecke, is probably best known in scientific circles for his book chapters and scientific papers in international journals (see for example ScienceDirect on the web). His research papers report ...

  • Laboratory Apparatus; Degradation of Materials; SI; Oxygen Fire Safety

    Standards cover: Laboratory Apparatus—includes specifications for sampling and testing of laboratory glassware, calibration of laboratory apparatus, weighing devices, and much more. Weathering and Durability—provides standards that evaluate outdoor and laboratory accelerated weathering tests. Topics cover biological deterioration, joint ...

  • Laboratory Apparatus; Degradation of Materials; SI; Oxygen Fire Safety

    Standards cover: Laboratory Apparatus—includes specifications for sampling and testing of laboratory glassware, calibration of laboratory apparatus, weighing devices, and much more. Weathering and Durability—provides standards that evaluate outdoor and laboratory accelerated weathering tests. Topics cover biological deterioration, joint ...

  • UNEP Annual Report 2009

    Providing an overview of UNEP's activities in 2009, this report looks at a broad range of activities carried out by the organization as it follows its mandate to provide environmental leadership and promote sustainable development. Taking the theme of 'Seizing the Green Opportunity', the report provides an overview of UNEP's activities in 2009 ...

  • Laboratory Apparatus; Degradation of Materials; SI; Oxygen Fire Safety

    Standards cover: Laboratory Apparatus—includes specifications for sampling and testing of laboratory glassware, calibration of laboratory apparatus, weighing devices, and much more. Weathering and Durability—provides standards that evaluate outdoor and laboratory accelerated weathering tests. Topics cover biological deterioration, joint ...

  • Laboratory Apparatus; Degradation of Materials; SI; Oxygen Fire Safety

    Standards cover: Laboratory Apparatus—includes specifications for sampling and testing of laboratory glassware, calibration of laboratory apparatus, weighing devices, and much more. Weathering and Durability—provides standards that evaluate outdoor and laboratory accelerated weathering tests. Topics cover biological deterioration, joint ...

  • Climate Change Reconsidered

    This 880-page rebuttal of the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), three years in the making, was released in June 2009 by The Heartland Institute. Coauthored and edited by S. Fred Singer, ...

  • Other worlds are possible: Human progress in an age of climate change

    Other Worlds are Possible describes how the costs and benefits of global economic growth have been unfairly distributed, with those on lowest incomes getting the fewest benefits and paying the highest costs. A wide range of examples of more positive approaches are given from the wide, practical experience of the agencies in the coalition. ...

  • Assessing the costs of adaptation to climate change: A critique of the UNFCCC estimates

    This book takes another look at the costs of adapting to climate change. The estimates for 2030 used by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change are likely to be substantial under-estimates. Professor Martin Parry and his co-authors look at the estimates from a range of perspectives, and conclude that:• the current cost assessments do not ...

  • Planning Sustainable Cities : Global Report on Human Settlements 2009

    Current urban planning systems are not equipped to deal with the major urban challenges of the 21st century, including effects of climate change, resource depletion and economic instability, plus continued rapid urbanization with its negative consequences such as poverty, slums and urban informality. These planning systems have also, to a large ...

  • The Rapid Assessment 3 title Set 2009 - Environmental Food Crisis, The Natural Fix, Climate in Peril.

    Save US$20.00 by purchasing these latest UNEP titles as a setThe Environmental Food Crisis : The Environment's Role in Averting Future Food CrisisA new rapid response assessment report released by UNEP warns that up to 25% of the world’s food production may become lost due to environmental breakdown by 2050 unless action is taken.The Natural Fix ? ...

  • Review of the Literature on the Links Between Biodiversity & Climate Change

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 4th Assessment Report (AR4) concluded that climate change will have significant impacts on many aspects of biological diversity: on ecosytems, species, genetic diversity within species, and on ecological interactions. The implications of these impacts are significant for the long-term stability of ...

  • Trade and Climate Change WTO-UNEP Report

    This Report provides an overview of the key linkages between trade and climate change based on a review of available literature and a survey of relevant national policies.The Report begins with a summary of the current state of scientific knowledge on existing and projected climate change; on the impacts associated with climate change; and on the ...

  • Climate in Peril : a popular guide to the latest IPCC reports

    Warming of the climate system is beyond argument, as shown by observations of increases in average air and ocean temperatures, the widespread melting of snow and ice, and rising global sea levels. But as the messages from scientists become increasingly explicit, the gap between the need for action they project and the climate policy the world ...

  • UNEP 2008 Annual Report

    This summary of UNEP's activities in 2008 provides an overview of the organization’s contribution to the fight against climate change in a year in which unequivocal evidence established that global warming is the defining challenge of our era. The report also looks at the broad range of other activities carried out by UNEP as it follows its ...

  • Water, Energy and Climate Change A Contribution from the Business Community

    The report, Water, Energy and Climate Change: A contribution from the business community, says water, energy and climate change are inextricably linked. It provides business messages, facts, and lists five important policy recommendations from business to climate negotiators and policy-makers. It also includes 25 case studies showing how business ...

  • Facing Climate Change Together

    The vast majority of climate scientists now agree that human-induced climate change is a reality, but there is much ongoing research and debate. Nevertheless, our global society is confronted with the urgent need for a wise response to potential climate change. This volume brings together scientists from the US and Europe to review the ...

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