Dr. James E. Hansen

Columbia University
Earth Institute
New York, NY 10115 USA

Other Publications

Publications listed on this page are not peer-reviewed. Many are opinion pieces which appeared in the editorial sections of newspapers.


Keystone XL: The pipeline to disaster. Op-ed in the Los Angeles Times, Apr. 4.


Climate change is happening now — a carbon price must follow. Op-ed in The Guardian, Nov. 29.

Game Over for the Climate. Op-ed in The New York Times, May 9.


The Price of Change. Op-ed in South China Morning Post, Nov. 3.

Obama's Second Chance on the Predominant Moral Issue of this Century. Op-ed on Huffington Post, Apr. 5

Only a carbon tax and nuclear power can save us. Op-ed in The Australian, Mar. 11.


Storms of My Grandchildren. Book published Dec. 8.

Cap and fade. Op-ed in The New York Times, Dec. 7.

Is there any real chance of averting the climate crisis? Op-ed in The Observer, Nov. 29, p. 26.

A Plea to President Obama: End Mountaintop Coal Mining. Op-ed on Environment360, June 22.


Tipping point: Perspective of a climatologist. In State of the Wild 2008-2009: A Global Portrait of Wildlife, Wildlands, and Oceans. W. Woods, Ed. Wildlife Conservation Society/Island Press, pp. 6-15.

The wrong choice for Massachusetts. Op-ed in The Boston Globe, Jan. 2.


Climate catastrophe. New Scientist, 195, no. 2614 (July 28), pp. 30-34.

Why we can't wait. The Nation, May. 7.

Special interests are the one big obstacle. Op-ed in The Times of London, Mar. 12.


Swiftboating, stealth budgeting, and unitary executives. World Watch, Nov./Dec.

The threat to the planet. New York Review of Books 52, no. 12 (July 13), pp. 12-16.


Defusing the global warming time bomb. Scientific American 290, no. 3, pp. 68-77.

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