I hope this modest attempt to alert a global public to the “wolf at the door” will make some small contribution towards encouraging requisite action; action that must be urgently scaled up, and scaled up now. – HRH The Prince of Wales Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Climate Change is a clear, simple and enlightening introduction to one of the most important issues facing our world today. From HRH The Prince of Wales, environmentalist Tony Juniper and climate scientist Dr Emily Shuckburgh, it explains the history, dangers and challenges of global warming and explores possible solutions with which to reduce its impact. You'll learn about the causes and consequences of climate disruption; heatwaves, floods and other extreme weather; disappearing wildlife; acid oceans; the benefits of limiting warming; sustainable farming, new clean technologies and the circular economy. Other books currently available in the Ladybird Expert series are Quantum Mechanics and Evolution. Written by the leading lights and most outstanding communicators in their fields, the Ladybird Expert books provide clear, accessible and authoritative introductions to subjects drawn from science, history and culture. For an adult readership, the Ladybird Expert series is produced in the same iconic small hardback format pioneered by the original Ladybirds. Each beautifully illustrated book features the first new illustrations produced in the original Ladybird style for nearly forty years.
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- ISBN: 9780718185855
- Number of pages: 56
- Weight: 128g
- Dimensions: 179 x 120 x 10 mm