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Author Ollhoff, Jim, 1959-
Title Climate change. The science / by Jim Ollhoff.
Pub Info Edina, Minn. : ABDO Pub. Company, c2011.
book jacket
 Provincetown-Children's  J 551.6 Oll     WITHDRAWN
Descript 32 p. : col. ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Audience 980L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.5 0.5 0.5 140274
Includes index.
Contents What's the fuss with the climate? -- Why is the climate warming? -- We need the greenhouse effect -- The worst greenhouse gas : carbon dioxide -- Other greenhouse gasses -- What will happen in a warmer world? -- A few degrees make the difference -- Piecing together past climates -- Climate change and the carbon cycle.
Summary Describes the positive and negative effects of greenhouse gases on the Earth, and discusses the role of carbon dioxide and other gases, possible conditions if the climate becomes warmer, and how scientists learn about past changes.
Subject Climatic changes -- Juvenile literature.
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781616134556
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