Summary Beyond Smoke and Mirrors
Download ↠ Beyond Smoke and Mirrors ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub á [KINDLE] ✽ Beyond Smoke and Mirrors Author Burton Richter – Gwairsoft.co.uk Global climate change is one of the most important issues humanity faces today This book assesses the sensible senseless and biased proposals for avertingGlobal climate change is one of the most important issues humanity faces today This book assesses the sensible senseless and biased proposals for averting the potentially disastrous conseuences of global warming allowing the reader to draw their own conclusions on switching to sustainable energy provision Burton Richter is a No. Nobel Prize winning Physicist Burton Richter has served on many climate committees and in this brief book outlines the science the risks and various solutions to climate change He notes how conservative scientist have been on the issue but that warming is uneuivocal as is now evident from observations of increases in global avg air and ocean temps It is not a hoax He explains all the various ways to limit carbon emissions and is not shy about calling out the self serving greens who are as detached from reality as the deniers From a fuel source perspective Nuclear seems to be a critical piece of the puzzle made so much challenging post Fukushima From the political side the balance of responsibilities between the developed and developing countries seems an almost intractable problem That said something must be done even unilaterally and soon The time for denial is over He notes near the end since I hav become involved in energy and proliferation issues I have learned one new thing politics particularly international politics is much harder than physics
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Bel Prize winning scientist who has served on many US and international review committees on climate change and energy Beyond Smoke Kindle issues He provides a concise overview of our knowledge and uncertainties within climate change science discusses current energy demand and supply patterns and the energy options available. It was my hope with Beyond Smoke and Mirrors that I would be exposed to a comprehensive scientific analysis of climate change and an outline of different methods to minimise its impact However what I ended up reading was the ramblings of a scientist that was writing about a field that was not his own Many claims found in the text are unsupported or so loosely supported that you are often left wondering how a scientist could have justified writing such an assertion with many cases made via Richter's gut feeling While some of the details about the role of natural gas in combating climate change was new to me ultimately the text was a jumbled mess of internalised thoughts of a Nobel prize winning physicist that was writing about a field he did not spend his professional life researching
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Beyond Smoke and MirrorsTo cut emissions of greenhouse gases Written in non technical language this book presents a balanced view of options for moving from our heavy reliance on fossil fuels into a much sustainable energy system and is accessible to a wide range of readers without scientific backgrounds students policymakers and the concerned citizen.