10 Best Books on Climate Change in 2022 (Environmental Scientist-Reviewed)
From shrinking ice caps to extreme weather events, it's clear that Earth's climate is changing. As global warming becomes an increasingly politicized topic, it can be hard to figure out what's actually happening behind the headlines. Add to that climate change's enormous scale, its vast history, and its wide-ranging future impacts, and it's no wonder that it can feel overwhelming. If you're looking for somewhere to start, there are lots of books on climate change that range from educational to inspiring.We put together a list of our 10 favorite books that explore climate change, its history, and its effects. At the top of our list is Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert, which takes a look at mass extinctions in history and how human actions contribute to the destruction of species. See the rest of our list below and check out our buying guide for tips on how to choose a book that fits your interests and reading style.