A new edition of Richard Somerville's award-winning book, The Forgiving Air: Understanding Environmental Change, was published in 2008.
SELECTED RECENT ARTICLES BY RICHARD SOMERVILLE:
PDF: How Much Should the Public Know about Climate Science? (Climatic Change, 2011)
PDF: Communicating the Science of Climate Change (co-author: Susan Joy Hassol) (Physics Today, 2011)
PDF: Medical Metaphors for Climate Issues (Climatic Change, 2006)
LINK: Reflections on the U. N. Climate Change Negotiations in Bali (Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 2008)
PDF: Recent Climate Observations Compared to Projections (Science, 2007)
LINK: The Ethics of Climate Change (Yale Environment 360, 2008)
PDF: Foreword to Oil, Water, and Climate, by Catherine Gautier (Cambridge University Press, 2008)
PDF: If I Were President: A Climate Change Speech (Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 2008)
PDF: Bert Bolin, 1925 - 2007 (Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 2008)
Richard Somerville writes non-technical articles for the general reader as well as peer-reviewed research papers for scientific specialists.