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Global warming : what's up with the weather? / PBS ; written, profuced and directed by Jon Palfreman.

Palfreman, Jon. (Added Author). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) (Added Author). WGBH Video (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : digital, sound, color ; 12 cm.
  • Publisher: South Burlington, VT : WGBH Boston Video, 2008.

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General Note:
Information from container.
Formatted Contents Note:
What does science know? -- Forensic climatology -- How the greenhouse effect works -- The role of CO2 -- Forecasting a century of change -- America's relationship with energy -- The developing world and the Kyoto Protocol -- Energy alternatives -- The politics of Global warming.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Erich Roland, Mark Rublee ; editor, James Rutenbeck ; original music, Robert Secret.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Will Lyman.
Summary, etc.:
"Deadly flooding in Africa. Catastrophic hurricanes in the U.S. Record-high temperatures worldwide. Are these natural, temporary glitches in our global climate, or is the devastation the result of global warming? Find out when NOVA and Frontline join forces to determine What's Up with the Weather?" -- container.
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Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric.
Climatic changes.
Global warming.
Nature > Effect of human beings on.
Genre: Television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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