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Earth"s weather and climate

by Jim Pipe

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Gareth Stevens Pub. in Pleasantville, NY .
Written in English

  • Weather -- Juvenile literature,
  • Climate -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Jim Pipe.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesPlanet Earth
    LC ClassificationsQC981.3 .P558 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22558638M
    ISBN 100836889207, 0836889274
    ISBN 109780836889208, 9780836889277
    LC Control Number2007051092

      Oct. 26, — Scientists agree for first time that climate change may be intensifying the effects of the jet stream, causing extreme cold weather in the UK and US. Their study could improve.   Weather is a specific event—like a rainstorm or hot day—that happens over a few hours, days or weeks. Climate is the average weather conditions in a place over 30 years or more. NASA has observed that Earth's climate is getting warmer.

    Climate is a term used to refer to the effects of the atmosphere that last through decades and centuries. Changes in climate (as opposed to the random variations in weather from one year to the next) are often difficult to detect over short time periods, but as they accumulate, their effect can be devastating. One saying is that “Climate is what you expect, and weather is what you get.”. Learn earth science weather climate with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of earth science weather climate flashcards on Quizlet.

    Chapter 2. Weather and Climate The Structure of the Atmosphere Surrounding the Earth is a gaseous envelope or atmosphere, held in place by the planet’s gravitational attraction. The Earth’s atmosphere is a complex dynamical, physical, and chemical system. Dyna-mic processes cover a large range of scales from the microscopic-scaleFile Size: 2MB. Written from a multidisciplinary perspective by one of the field’s preeminent researcher/instructors, Earth’s Climate: Past and Future became a classroom favorite by providing an expert summary of climate change past, present, and future. The text worked equally well as either a nonmajors introduction to Earth system science or climate change, or as an upper-undergraduate-level overview of 4/5(1).

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