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Trying to Get Us to Change Course

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Science  13 Jul 2007:
Vol. 317, Issue 5835, pp. 198-199
DOI: 10.1126/science.1142810

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An Inconvenient Truth. Davis Guggenheim, Director. Paramount Classics, Hollywood, CA, 2006. 97 minutes. DVD, $29.99. www.climatecrisis.net/

An Inconvenient Truth. The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It. By Al Gore. Rodale, New York, 2006. 328 pp. Paper, $21.95, C$28.95. ISBN 9781594865671.

In the film and accompanying book, Gore summarizes the case for taking action to alleviate the threats posed by human-induced changes in the climate.