TITLE

July was hottest month ever recorded

PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Current Science;12/4/98, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the finding by the US National Climatic Data Center that July 1998 was the hottest month in recorded history. Causes of the gradual rise in worldwide temperatures; Probable causes of global warming.
ACCESSION #
1306637

 

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