Monthly Archives: January 2008

Tracking the Warming of Our Planet

BOOK REVIEW Six Degrees — Our Future on a Hotter Planet, by Mark Lynas, National Geographic Society, 2008, 336 pgs., $26.00 By David L. Brown The 2007 report from the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) addressed the possibility that … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead to a Very Different Future

By David L. Brown The beginning of a new year is always a time to look ahead. The usual approach followed by new year prognosticators is to try to predict the next 12 months, and the accuracy of most forecasts … Continue reading

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