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The Resource A vast machine : computer models, climate data, and the politics of global warming, Paul N. Edwards, (electronic resource)

A vast machine : computer models, climate data, and the politics of global warming, Paul N. Edwards, (electronic resource)

Label
A vast machine : computer models, climate data, and the politics of global warming
Title
A vast machine
Title remainder
computer models, climate data, and the politics of global warming
Statement of responsibility
Paul N. Edwards
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Edwards, Paul N
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Weather forecasting
  • Climatology
  • Meteorology
  • Climatology
  • Global temperature changes
Label
A vast machine : computer models, climate data, and the politics of global warming, Paul N. Edwards, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-507) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Thinking globally -- Global space, universal time : seeing the planetary atmosphere -- Standards and networks : international meteorology and the Réseau Mondial -- Climatology and climate change before World War II -- Friction -- Numerical weather prediction -- The infinite forecast -- Making global data -- The first WWW -- Making data global -- Data wars -- Reanalysis : the do-over -- Parametrics and the limits of knowledge -- Simulation models and atmospheric politics, 1960-1992 -- Signal and noise : consensus, controversy, and climate change
Control code
ebr10424687
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvii, 518 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671647741
Label
A vast machine : computer models, climate data, and the politics of global warming, Paul N. Edwards, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-507) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Thinking globally -- Global space, universal time : seeing the planetary atmosphere -- Standards and networks : international meteorology and the Réseau Mondial -- Climatology and climate change before World War II -- Friction -- Numerical weather prediction -- The infinite forecast -- Making global data -- The first WWW -- Making data global -- Data wars -- Reanalysis : the do-over -- Parametrics and the limits of knowledge -- Simulation models and atmospheric politics, 1960-1992 -- Signal and noise : consensus, controversy, and climate change
Control code
ebr10424687
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvii, 518 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671647741

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