Accession Number : AD0786657

Title :   Understanding Climatic Change,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Gates,W. L.

Report Date : NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The report discusses the following: Past climatic changes; The physical basis of climate; Climatic feedback effects; Mathematical models; Climatic change experiments and research; Outlook for the future.

Descriptors :   *Climate, Seasonal variations, Attitudes(Psychology), Patterns, Winter, Marine meteorology, Atmospheric temperature, Rainfall, Air water interactions, Heat transfer, Mathematical models, Anomalies, Correlation techniques

Subject Categories : Meteorology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE