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Climate Change and Civilization

Lecture no. 4 from the course: Understanding Cultural and Human Geography

Climate Change and Civilization

Taught by Professor Paul Robbins | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Survey the history of the earth’s climate from antiquity to the present, and examine the evidence that recent human activity is accelerating climate change. If this period is profoundly different from previous periods of change, find out what challenges we will soon face—and what opportunities technology and innovation afford us.


February 19, 2017