The Weather of the Future: Heat Waves, Extreme Storms, and Other Scenes from a Climate-Changed Planet

The Weather of the Future: Heat Waves, Extreme Storms, and Other Scenes from a Climate-Changed Planet

From Heidi Cullen, one of America’s foremost experts on weather and climate change and a senior research scientist with Climate Central, comes The Weather of the Future, a fascinating and provocative book that predicts what different parts of the w...

Title:The Weather of the Future: Heat Waves, Extreme Storms, and Other Scenes from a Climate-Changed Planet
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780061726880
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    The Weather of the Future: Heat Waves, Extreme Storms, and Other Scenes from a Climate-Changed Planet Reviews

  • Fred Dameron

    The big thing when reading climate change books is seeing how many of the authors predictions have already come true. Heidi Cullen has done very well. The chapter on the Great Barrier Reef happened i...

  • Stephany Wilkes

    As others have said, this should be required reading for every voting American. Five stars for subject importance and urgency, three stars for its relevance to me personally (I already know much of th...

  • Leif

    In short? A decent primer with a great premise. The first sections aim to convince the wary or the hesitant of the power of climate modeling and the premises behind climate study, weather forecasting,...

  • Joan

    This book was just drop dead terrifying. Part 1 wasn't so bad: it covered the basic info needed to understand the climate change from a climatologist POV. But Part 2 was just terrifying! Of course, th...

  • Iskander

    This is a fascinating book on the history and most importantly on the future of the weather of our planet. A must read book who question the current issues on the climate change as a whole, Written in...

  • Ted Smith

    Cullen has written a very easy-to-read explanation of the driving forces and science of climate change, covering the history of related research. Few of the public realize that a slowly warming climat...

  • Renay

    This is a little heavy on the science/numbers for someone who is new to reading about these issues. There are also very depressing Earth/Climate Change fanfic scenarios the author presents for what mi...

  • Stacy Clark

    One of the first books I read that delves into the realistic consequences of man-made climate change. Brilliantly narrated by our nation's first climate-aware meteorologist, science advisor to NOAA, c...

  • Cassidy Smock

    If you are looking for an informative book that provides incredible insight of our planet in the future! I would read the book, “The Weather Of The Future”, written by Heidi Cullen. The author pro...

  • Dick Chady

    "Weather of the Future" is an Invaluable Resource Written by an expert, but for the general public, the book explains how and why climate science is so precise. Then it sets likely scenarios at key lo...