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Richard "Ricky" Rood

Richard "Ricky" Rood

Richard B. "Ricky" Rood is professor of climate and space sciences and engineering at the University of Michigan.

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How fast can we stop Earth from warming?

By: - May 16, 2022

Global warming doesn’t stop on a dime. If people everywhere stopped burning fossil fuels tomorrow, stored heat would still continue to warm the atmosphere. Picture how a radiator heats a home. Water is heated by a boiler, and the hot water circulates through pipes and radiators in the house. The radiators warm up and heat […]