Skuce, Andy
October 2016
Corporate Knights Magazine;Fall2016, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p55
The article examines the factors behind climate change and forecasting. Topics covered include the concept of climate sensitivity which is the amount of warming that is acquired from a certain increase in concentration of greenhouse gases and the wide range of the size of the human and natural factors that drive climate change.


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