A brief tour of the climate machine
2 - Environment shapes the climate 
Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnement (LSCE) (Retired from LSCCE), Saclay, France
As explained in a paper in the preceding issue of EPN , the bulk of the climate system is a thermal machine by which the two fluids of the Eearth envelope transport energy from low to high latitudes. The present paper emphasizes the role of interactions in the fashioning of the climate.
© European Physical Society, EDP Sciences, 2017