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Hansen's book explains the science, without requiring a scientific background from the reader.
Climate change is, as Hansen has said, the "moral issue" of our time and "will be the most urgent fight of our lives. It is our last chance."
Dr. Hansen describes the history and science of global warming and the potential dire consequences of inaction.
James Hansen got his PhD in Atmospheric Physics and he studied for the famous Space Scientist James Van Allen (Van Allen radiation belts). Read morePublished 11 days ago by Thomas Wikman
Very sobering. Hansen has an easy style that is convincing by virtue of its lack of too much academic language. The mark of an author who really understands his stuffPublished 13 days ago by Peter Atkinson
This book really puts what is happening into perspective. It's hard to ignore what is going to happen AND not do what we can do now, as much as possible, to help the present and... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jacqueline A Ziegler
A book of facts, figures, and the scientific objectivity of a high-level expert in the field, on the subject.
This is not a (OHMYGOD !!!) doomsday scenario. Read more
Simply a very important book. It is truly tragic that propaganda and catchy sound bites influence our decisions more than sound science. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Harold J. Arns
Not the easiest book to read, but well worth the effort. A true scientist, he gives you both the theory and the evidence that proves beyond a shadow of a doubt how dangerous the... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer