Global Warming for Dummies
The only book that explains in friendly, accessible language what global warming is, how it`s affecting the planet, and what we can do about it
Part I: Understanding Global Warming.
Chapter 1: Global Warming Basics.
Chapter 2: The Greenhouse We Live In.
Chapter 3: The Big Deal About Carbon.
Part II: Tracking Down the Causes.
Chapter 4: Living in the Dark Ages of Fossil Fuels.
Chapter 5: Getting Right to the Source: The Big Emitters.
Chapter 6: Taking It Personally: Individual Sources of Emissions.
Part III: Examining the Effects of Global Warming.
Chapter 7: Not So Natural Disasters.
Chapter 8: Risking Flora and Fauna: Impacts on Plants and Animals.
Chapter 9: Hitting Home: Global Warming s Direct Effect on People.
Part IV: Political Progress: Fighting Global Warming Nationally and Internationally.
Chapter 10 : Voting for Your Future: What Governments Can Do.
Chapter 11: Beyond Borders: Progress on a Global Level.
Chapter 12: Developing in the Face of Global Warming.
Part V: Solving the Problem.
Chapter 13: A Whole New World of Energy.
Chapter 14: Show Me the Money: Business and Industrial Solutions.
Chapter 15: Activists without Borders: Non Governmental Organizations.
Chapter 16: Lights, Camera, Action: The Media and Global Warming.
Chapter 17: Taking the High Road.
Chapter 18: Making a Difference at Home and Work.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 19: Ten Things You Can Do Today to Slow Global Warming.
Chapter 20: Ten Inspiring Leaders in the Fight Against Global Warming.
Chapter 21: Top Ten Myths about Global Warming.
Chapter 22: Ten Online Global Warming Resources.