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Mark Hertsgaard is an investigative reporter whose books include On Bended Knee: The Press and the Reagan Presidency and The Eagle's Shadow: Why America Fascinates and Infuriates the World. He has written about climate change for 20 years for publications including The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, Time and The Nation. His book on adaptation is called Hot: Living Through the Next Fifty Years on Earth.