The SAGE Handbook of Environmental Change is an extensive survey of the interdisciplinary science of environmental change that examines the historic importance and future development of the field over two volumes. With over 40 chapters, the books situate key arguments and debates by examining a retrospective audit of the discipline, its changing nature and diversity of approaches, key theoretical paradigms, its resonances between sub-fields and other disciplines, and its relationships to theory, research and practice.
Chapter 6: Modelling Environmental Change and Developing Future Projections
Modelling Environmental Change and Developing Future Projections
When Lewis Fry Richardson first solved his numerical system for weather prediction during the First World War, it took him several weeks to calculate the evolution of ...