ISBN : 9781632398536
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Earth and Planetary Sciences
Publication Year : 2017
Price : USD 140.00
Description : The study of the weather and weather patterns enable researchers to record and analyze climate change as it unfolds in a particular region over a period of time. This research helps in adding great detail to the evolutionary history of the earth when extreme climatic changes occurred. Paleoclimatology relies on fossils that are trapped in the earth’s surface, such as sediments, ice sheets, corals and tree rings which reveal the climatic identity of the region through its inner structure. This book provides significant information of this discipline to help develop a good understanding of paleoclimatology and related fields. It includes some of the vital pieces of work being conducted across the world on various topics related to this field. This book is a resource guide for experts as well as students. Those in search of information to further their knowledge will be greatly assisted by this book.
Author's Description :
Andrew Hyman is a geologist based in America. He has headed various climatic change projects and several geological surveys as a senior researcher. His research interests lie in climatology and climatic variability. His current research concerns are climate change and environmental deterioration. Andrew has written several books focusing on geology and the environment. He has authored over 60 articles for various scientific magazines and journals.