Thomas M. Kostigen
Author and Journalist
Thomas M. Kostigen is an award-winning and New York Times-bestselling author and journalist. He founded the Climate Survivalist column for USA Today and has written for numerous publications, including The Washington Post, National Geographic, Discover, Departures, The Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune and The Wall Street Journal. Most recently, he wrote two books for National Geographic on climate preparedness (one of which won the prestigious Louis J. Battan Author’s Award). His previous nonfiction books include "The Green Book: The Everyday Guide to Saving the Planet One Simple Step at a Time," "You Are Here: Exposing the Vital Link Between What We Do and What That Does to Our Planet," "The Green Blue Book: The Simple Water-Savings Guide to Everything in Your Life" and "The Big Handout." He is also the author of the novels "Golden Dawn" and "Fatwa."