Institute for the Humanities
Time: 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Location: Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, room 100
A World Without Ice is a book about ice and people ??? the role ice has played in the development of Earth???s landscape, climate, and human civilization, and the reciprocal impact of people on the planet???s ice. Today, U-M???s Henry Pollack and Richard Rood discuss why ice matters, the delicate geological balance between ice and climate, and the pending crisis of a world without ice.