A Wet Look at Climate Change: Hurricanes to House Mites
by Peter Moir
Publisher: BookBoon 2012
Number of pages: 91
'A Wet Look at Climate Change' introduces the basics about moisture in air, which is the driving force for our weather. The subsequent chapters cover a range of everyday examples showing the impact these weather changes have around our home, garden and workplace.
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