Bill McKibben is Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury College, and the author of The End of Nature
, Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future
, Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet
and of the forthcoming Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist
. He is also the founder of 350.org
, the global climate campaign that has been actively involved in the fight against natural gas fracking.