A new edition of Richard Somerville's award-winning book, The Forgiving Air: Understanding Environmental Change, was published in 2008.

This Scripps Institution of Oceanography (UCSD) site describes Richard Somerville's research interests, honors and awards, and mentoring of graduate students. It includes an up-to-date list of his most important refereed scientific research publications.

The Forgiving Air

Richard Somerville writes non-technical articles for the general reader as well as peer-reviewed research papers for scientific specialists.