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radiation (of heat) 62-63, 63, 64 radiative forcing 148, 150 radioactive decay 45 radiocarbon dating 28 rainfall aerosols 69 droughts 168-169 El NiƱo 88-89 Hadley cell 80, 81 ITCZ 115 jet stream 98 lake effect 102 monsoons 100 orographic precipitation 101 trade winds 85 Rapley, Chris 14 rates of climate change 69-71 reflectivity. See albedo regional wind systems 95-99, 96-97 Rehm, Ernst 120 Revelle, Roger 15 Rio Summit 177c rotation of Earth 76-79, 77 of tropical cyclones 77

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