Books

Merchants of Doubt:

Mercahnts of Doubt (cover)

How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming

Naomi Oreskes and Erik M Conway

The troubling story of how a cadre of influential scientists have clouded public understanding of scientific facts to advance a political and economic agenda.











The Great Disruption

The Great Disruption (cover)
Paul Gilding

A bracing assessment of the planetary crisis that we can no longer avoid and the once-in-an-epoch chance it offers to build a better world.














Storms of my Grandchildren:

Storms of my Grandchildren (cover)

The truth about the coming climate catastrophe and our last chance to save humanity

James Hansen
In Storms of My Grandchildren, James Hansen gives us the opportunity to watch a scientist who is sick of silence and compromise…offer up the fruits of four-plus decades of inquiry and ingenuity just in case he might change the course of history. — L.A. Times

When the history of the climate crisis is written, Hansen will be seen as the scientist with the most powerful and consistent voice calling for intelligent action to preserve our planet's environment. — Al Gore, Time





Climate Code Red (cover)

Climate Code Red:

The case for emergency action

David Spratt and Philip Sutton

Climate policy is characterised by the habituation of low expectations and a culture of failure. There is an urgent need to understand global warming and the tipping points for dangerous impacts that we have already crossed as a sustainability emergency, that takes us beyond the politics of failure-inducing compromise. We are now in a race between climate tipping points and political tipping points.
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