“A marvelously readable and level-headed explanation of basic science and how it relates to the issues.” (John Tierney - New York Times)
“A triumph.” (Steve Weinberg - Boston Globe)
“Richard Muller's engaging and engrossing new book is a perfect pitched introduction to the science behind the headlines.” (Michael Moran - London Times Online)
“An essential 'executive summary' of the many great challenges any twenty-first-century world leader will face. With concise, clear language and equally sharp analysis, Muller builds robust arguments.” (Seed)
“An outstanding example of public communication of science.” (Kenneth R. Foster - Science)
About the Author
Richard A. Muller is a professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the best-selling author of Physics for Future Presidents and The Instant Physicist. He and his wife live in Berkeley, California.