Mailbag: What Would You Have Me Do?

The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, and the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed. ~ Ernest Hemingway   Dear Professor McPherson, Your colleagues, whether they would dare to publicly call themselves that or …

Edge of Extinction: Remember When James Hansen Was a Legitimate Scientist?

  Having learned nothing from Three Mile Island, Chernobyl, or Fukushima, James Hansen continues to endorse nuclear power. Nuclear power plants contribute to, rather than prevent, additional warming of Earth. As pointed out by the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists on 18 February 2016, climate change is accelerating, not slowing, with the construction and use …

Round Ten with Peter Miller

I was interviewed by psychologist Peter Miller for the tenth time on the evening of 8 July 2019. We discussed an application form posted on his website. The video interview is embedded below, and is followed by a list of our interactions to date.   Round 1, 21 October 2018 Miller’s article about our initial …

Pegasus in Portland

On 2 May 2019 I delivered a presentation at the Pegasus Project in Portland, Oregon. Video from the presentation, including the resulting question-and-answer session, is embedded below. Sorry for the delay, although I will point out that I do have a life, and nobody is getting paid for any of this work. Thanks to Randy …

July 2019 Radio Show: NBL on PRN.fm

Please catch Nature Bats Last on the radio with Kevin Hester and Guy McPherson at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time today. We will be joined by Rory Varrato, a founding member of Extinction Rebellion in New York City. We welcome your calls.     To listen live, tune in to PRN.fm the first Tuesday of …

New York City XR Testimony

At the request of NYC Extinction Rebellion, I testified to the New York City Council Committee on Environmental Protection on Monday, 24 June 2019. The proceedings were video-recorded here, with my testimony beginning at the 3:29:15 mark. Alternative, you can view Tim Bob’s version, embedded below.   I was promised five minutes. Due to the …

Testimony, New York City Council Committee on Environmental Protection

At the request of NYC Extinction Rebellion, Guy McPherson is scheduled to testify to the New York City Council Committee on Environmental Protection on Monday, 24 June 2019. The meeting begins at 1:00 p.m. Eastern. Resolution 0864-2019, a resolution declaring a climate emergency and calling for an immediate emergency mobilization to restore a safe climate, …