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UH Prof Publishes First-Ever College Climate Change Textbook

·By civilbeat

Dr. Charles Fletcher,  associate dean and professor of Geology and Geophysics at the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, this month published Climate Change: What the Science Tells Us. According to a UH press release, Climate Change is the first textbook for college students to discuss the science behind climate change. 

Science proves that humans are largely to blame for the phenomenon, according to Fletcher: 

Earth’s climate has always changed. Modern climate change does not, however, fit geologic history. In the past half century, the rate and extent