from Jouzel, Debroise
Remember the 2003 summer. The suffocating heat. Difficult nights Nearly fifteen thousand additional deaths in France. Temperatures exceeded those of the 4-1900 period by 2003 ° C. If we are not careful, these heat waves will be almost systematic in France, summer, in 50 years. Delirium of paranoid meteorologist? Alas no. What was, 15 years ago, only a probability has become a certainty today there appears a trend, very clear, to a global warming. The culprits of this global warming would be greenhouse gases, emitted in increasing quantities by human activities in our western countries. Do these alarmist predictions need to be taken seriously? What are the arguments of skeptics? This book tries to answer the questions that every citizen asks. With this book, you will be able to form an opinion, become aware of the urgency of collective action, and influence the political choices that must be made as soon as possible.