1ES 2 W 09 Lec #22 Climate Change: Focusing on CarbonReadings: K&B Ch13; M&K 94-95; 158-159, 168-169 SR: McKibben (2007)Carbon’s New MathI.Milankovitch & the glacial- interglacial cyclesII.Carbon-problem characteristicsIII.Where is Giga when we need her?IV.Carbon’s past, present & futureA. Future effectsB. CO2stabilizationC. Carbon wedgesD. Carbon capture & storageV.Carbon footprintsA. BeefB. OrangeMilankovitch cyclesare strongly correlated with cyclical changes in the earth’s temperature and the corresponding advances and retreats of glaciers (glacial & interglacial periods). See Fig 13.6
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