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Bill McGuire


Bill McGuire is a volcanologist, climate scientist and activist, broadcaster, and writer of popular science and speculative fiction. He is Professor Emeritus of Geophysical & Climate Hazards at UCL, a Co-director of the New Weather Institute, a Patron of Scientists for Global Responsibility, and Special Scientific Advisor to WordForest.Org. His non-fiction books include A Guide to the End of the World: Everything you Never Wanted to Know, Surviving Armageddon: Solutions for a Threatened Planet, andWaking the Giant: How a Changing Climate Triggers Earthquakes, Tsunamis and Volcanoes, which was ranked 5th in a Guardian list of the best ever eco books. Bill's current book, Hothouse Earth: an Inhabitant's Guide reached number seven in the Amazon UK rankings. His short stories have been published online and in anthologies. 

A new Bill McGuire website is currently under development.

In the meantime, you can contact Bill McGuire at: w.mcguire@ucl.ac.uk

Or his agent, Julia Eagleton, at: JEagleton@janklow.co.uk