- Naomi Klein — This Changes Everything
- George Monbiot — How Did We Get Into This Mess?
Articles and Papers
Everything you ever wanted to know about sustainability and environmental problems is available on the internet. The problem is only to find it. Two essential articles on global warming are the following:
- James Hansen and the Climate-Change Exit Strategy
- Bill McKibben: Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math
There are many good sources of information on the Internet. Here is a very incomplete list.
NOAA Climate.gov provides science and information for a climate-smart nation. Americans’ health, security, and economic well-being are closely linked to climate and weather. People want and need information to help them make decisions on how to manage climate-related risks and opportunities they face.
The Climate Reality Project is an organization founded and chaired by Al Gore with the goal of forming a global movement demanding action on climate change.
The rganization 350.org was initiated by Bill McKibben with the original goal of keeping CO2 concentration in the atmosphere below 350 ppm. Sadly, we have already missed this goal, as the current concentration is slightly over 400 ppm. Bill’s article in the Rolling Stone magazine is one of the best summaries of the global warming problem one can find.
The Worldwatch Institute is a venerable is a venerable institution working in the area of sustainability. Their reports (State of the World and Vital Signs) should be mandatory reading for any politician.
The Earth Policy Institute is another venerable institution founded by Lester Brown. It contains an large amount of useful information and offers a number of interesting books.
The Climate Change page of Greenpeace contains a lot of recent information on climate politics.
This is an informative and funny website specializing on environmental news.