Jeff Goodell

Contributing Editor, Rolling Stone; Author, The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World

Jeff Goodell is a contributing editor at Rolling Stone, since 1995, and an author. His most recent book, The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World, was a New York Times CriticsTop Book of 2017 and one of The Washington Post’s 50 Notable Works of Nonfiction in 2017. Goodell’s five previous books include Big Coal: The Dirty Secret Behind America’s Energy Future and How to Cool the Planet: Geoengineering and the Audacious Quest to Fix Earth’s Climate. A 2016 and 2017 fellow at New America, Goodell is a commentator on energy and climate issues on a wide variety of TV and radio shows.

Videos/Audio of Jeff Goodell

Last year, the US was besieged by catastrophic natural disasters that included three major hurricanes as well as... See more
As secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, Costa Rican diplomat Christiana Figueres led the... See more
Coastal Louisiana is in crisis. Since the 1930s, the state has lost more than 2,000 square miles of land. Every 100... See more