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Climate Change 2001: The Scientific Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Third Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Climate Change 2001: The Scientific Basis is the most comprehensive and up-to-date scientific assessment of past, present and future climate change. The report:
* Analyses an enormous body of observations of all parts of the climate system.
* Catalogues increasing concentrations of atmospheric greenhouse gases.
* Assesses our understanding of the processes and feedbacks which govern the climate system.
* Projects scenarios of future climate change using a wide range of models of future emissions of greenhouse gases and aerosols.
* Makes a detailed study of whether a human influence on climate can be identified.
* Suggests gaps in information and understanding that remain in our knowledge of climate change and how these might be addressed.

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Author(s). T. Houghton, Y. Ding, D.J. Griggs, M. Noguer, P. J. van der Linden and D. Xiaosu
PublisherCambridge University Press
Place publishedUnited Kingdom and New York
Date / Journal Vol No.2001
Pages944
 
 

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