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A World Without Ice

What happens if climate change takes its course

By Henry Pollack
13-minute read
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A World Without Ice by Henry Pollack

A World Without Ice (2009) is about our planet, its climate, its human residents – and ice. Ice has always been a major player in Earth’s climate. These blinks explain why we may soon see a world without ice, why that would a have dramatic consequences for Earth and humans alike, and how we can cope with climate change.

  • Anyone hoping for a sustainable future on Earth
  • Anyone interested in polar ice, icebergs, glacial ice and snow
  • Anyone interested in geology or politics

Henry Pollack is a professor of geophysics at the University of Michigan. Together with his colleagues on the International Panel on Climate Change and former vice president Al Gore, he won the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize. Pollack travels regularly to Antarctica and has conducted scientific research on all seven continents. He also the author of Uncertain Science … Uncertain World.

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