"With nine degrees of warming, computer models project that Australia will look like a disaster movie. Habitats for most vertebrates will vanish. Water supply to the Murray-Darling Basin will fall by half, severely curtailing food production."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Jeff Goodell on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Jeff Goodell on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Jeff Goodell on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Jeff Goodell on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Jeff Goodell on Benjamin Franklin
"In the U.S. alone, weather disasters caused $50 billion in economic damages in 2010."
"Extracting oil from the tar sands is a nasty, polluting, energy-intensive business."
"Bill Gates is a relative newcomer to the fight against global warming, but he's already shifting the debate over climate change."
"Among all the tests President Obama faced in his first term, his biggest failure was climate change."
"Geoengineering - the deliberate, large-scale manipulation of the earth's climate to offset global warming - is a nightmare fix for climate change."