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ANDREW REVKIN at Books Inc. Palo Alto

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Andrew Revkin, strategic adviser for science and environmental journalism at National Geographic Society and prize-winning former journalist for The New York Times, shares his fascinating work, Weather: An Illustrated History: From Cloud Atlases to Climate Change

Colorful and captivating, Weather An Illustrated History hopscotches through 100 meteorological milestones and insights, from prehistory to today's headlines and tomorrow's forecasts. Bite-sized narratives, accompanied by exciting illustrations, touch on such varied topics as Earth's first atmosphere, the physics of rainbows, the deadliest hailstorm, Groundhog Day, the invention of air conditioning, London's Great Smog, the Year Without Summer, our increasingly strong hurricanes, and the Paris Agreement on climate change. Written by a prominent and award-winning environmental author and journalist, this is a groundbreaking illustrated book that traces the evolution of weather forecasting and climate science.
 

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
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Books Inc.
74 Town & Country Village
Palo Alto, CA
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$24.95
ISBN: 9781454921400
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Published: Sterling - May 1st, 2018