Climate Change (WIRED guides)
Bianca Nogrady

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Narrated By: Nathalie Buscombe

Duration: 3 hours and 18 minutes

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Man-made global warming is advancing inexorably. Are there ways to halt it?

In this invaluable, one-stop guide Bianca Nogrady analyses the science of climate change and offers a concise overview of the ways in which our carbon emissions might be reduced. She examines the challenges posed by food and energy production and the cutting-edge technologies that could mitigate their polluting effects. She looks at initiatives to create green industry and transport. She explains the economics of emissions trading schemes and the practicalities of geoengineering plans to trap greenhouse gases. And she addresses the fundamental question: is it possible to safeguard our future before it's too late?

© Bianca Nogrady 2021 (P) Penguin Audio 2021

Genre

Business innovation, Business strategy, Entrepreneurship, Technology: general issues, Climate change, Weather and climate: general interest, Industrial applications of scientific research and technological innovation

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This is a short, punchy, effective book . . . We'd recommend reading it, and then passing it on, and hopefully getting as many people as possible to read it too! . . . In this invaluable, one-stop guide Bianca Nogrady analyses the science of climate change and offers a concise overview of the ways in which our carbon emissions might be reduced . . . she addresses the fundamental question: is it possible to safeguard our future before it's too late?