News & Interviews

Climate Change is making wildfires more extreme. Here's how (August 6, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with William Brangham on PBS News Hour.

The Planet is Dangerously Close to the Tipping Point for a 'Hothouse Earth' (August 6, 2018

Yasemin Saplakoglu, writing for LiveScience explains how close the earth is to reaching global temperatures of 7 to 9 degrees Fahrenheit higher than preindustrial temperatures. 

Scientists Mock Trump's Tweet on Wildfires as 'Comedically Ill-Informed' and 'Unmitigated Crap' (August 6, 2018)

Joseph Romm from Climate Progress explains scientists reactions to trumps California wildfire tweets.

On Climate Change, It's Time to Start Panicking: The Crisis Over Global Warming Warrants an Unparalleled Response (August 5, 2018)

Matthew Rozsa from Salon explains why the earth is reaching a breaking point when it comes to climate change.

Maybe This is The Summer We All Start to Believe in Global Warming (August 5, 2018)

John Gibbons, writing for The Irish Times, explains how about two-thirds of the 190 major weather events since 2004 were found to have been exacerbated by human-induced climate change. 

Professor: Extreme Weather Becoming More Common (August 5, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with Mike Hosking on Newstalk ZB New Zealand radio.

Climate Change behind The Ferocious Wildfires, Says Professor Mann (August 4, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with amna.gr (Greece) discussing the science behind the wildfires in California and their relation to climate change.

Scientists see fingerprints of climate change all over California's wildfires (August 3, 2018)

Kurtis Alexander of The San Francisco Chronicle explains how climate change has affected the California wildfires.

2018 Would Still Be A Climate Hellscape If We Acted 30 Years Ago (August 3, 2018)

Alexander Charles Kaufman, for Huffington Post, explains how the earth could be different in 2030.

Jordan Peterson Pushes Dangerous Myths About Climate Change (August 3, 2018)

Katie Herzog, writing for The Stranger, explains how controversial Canadian psychologist is spreading myths about climate change.

Michael E. Mann and The Trouble (August 2, 2018)

Dr. Michael Mann's interview on climate science, impacts, policy and Politics with Cymene Howe and Dominic Boyer for the Rice University Center for Energy and Environmental Research in the Human...

What The New York Times' Climate Blockbuster Missed (August 2, 2018)

Kate Aronoff, writing for The Nation Magazine, explains how Nathaniel Rich's article illustrates American failures not global ones.

China May be Most At Risk for Deadly, Extreme Heat Waves (August 2, 2018)

Andrew Freedman of Axios wrote about why China is most susceptible to extreme heat waves.

The Thom Hartmann Program (August 2, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with Thom Hartmann about the unprecedented weather events happening this summer, the role climate change is playing and what the public can do about it. Dr. Mann starts at 11...

Even As it Burns Down Their Homes, Trump Supporters Deny Climate Change (August 2, 2018)

Steve Hanley, writing for Red, Green, and Blue, explains climate change's impact California wildfires.

Climate Change Impacts 'No Longer Subtle,' Scientist Says Amid Extreme Weather (August 2, 2018)

Dr. Michael Mann's interview with Jeremy Hobson of NPR WBUR 90.0 FM Here & Now.

Record-breaking temperatures have 29 dead in South Korean heatwave (August 2, 2018)

Jungeun Kim, Jennifer Ki, and Euan McKirdy of CNN discuss the deadly heatwave in South Korea.  

Expert: Climate Change is a National Security Nightmare (August 2, 2018)

Michael Mann's interview on climate change and recent weather news with Paul Ross.  

Philadelphia is getting hotter, wetter, and snowier at the same time (August 2, 2018)

Michael Boren of The Philadelphia Inquirer explains exactly how climate change is affecting the city of Philadelphia.

Science pick diverges from Trump team on climate, energy (August 1, 2018)

Christa Marshall, E&E News reporter, explains how Trump's plans to nominate University of Oklahoma meteorologist Kelvin Droegemeier differ from the opinions of his team.

Death Valley Records Planet's Hottest Month, Scientists Warn It May Become Uninhabitable (August 1, 2018)

Lydia O'Connor, writing for Huffington Post explains how global warming could make areas too warm for human habitation.

Scientists slam The New York Times climate story for whitewashing role of Big Oil and GOP (August 1, 2018)

Joseph Romm of Think Progress/Climate Progress criticizes the recent New York Times climate story.  

Extreme Heat Could Make On third of Planet Uninhabitable (August 1, 2018)

Dr. Michael E. Mann's interview with Dimitri Lascaris of The Real News Network.

Raising a Tantrum About Climate Change (June 1, 2018)

Randy Showstack of Eos discusses Trumps vow to exit the United States from the Paris climate pact with Dr. Michael Mann, a year after the vow was made.

What is Kilauea's Impact on the Climate (May 26, 2018)

Emily Atkin from The New Republic explains why scientists are tearing their hair out over baseless myths about the erupting volcano in Hawaii.

FactCheck: Scientist schools congressmen on climate (May 25, 2018)

Vanessa Schipani of Fact Check explains how in a recent hearing on the role of innovation in addressing climate change, Republicans made some false claims.

Scientists Discuss Climate Change Perspectives in Cleveland; Health Dangers From Sitting (May 24, 2018)

Listen to Dr. Mann and other distinguished professors discuss climate change on WVIZ/PBS Ideastream in Cleveland Ohio.

Water's Rising Because It's Getting Warmer (May 22, 2018)

Andrea Dutton and Michael E. Mann how research shows that sea levels are rising and human-caused climate change is the cause.

Museum of National History Invested in Fossil Fuels (May 18, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with NBC News New York on how New York's American Museum of National History has invested in fossil fuels.

Leaked documenten show fossil fuel holdings of green nonprofits (May 17, 2018)

Andrew Lehren and Emily Siegel of NBC News explain how The American Museum of Natural History has private investments in fossil fuels. 

How far have climate trends and solutions come in 5 years (May 15, 2018)

Paul Huttner of MPR News helps explain how experts and students are revealing the latest climate change trends and solutions.

Here's how rising seas could swallow up these coastal cities (May 12, 2018)

Cara Maines of NBC News explains how climate change could effect coastal cities across the east coast. 

Hurricanes are strengthening faster than they did 30 years ago (May 10, 2018)

Doyle Rice, from USA TODAY, explains the report from scientists that proves how powerful hurricanes are strengthening faster now than they did 30 years ago.

Due to Climate Change, hurricanes are raining harder and may be growing stronger faster (May 8, 2018)

Jason Samenow of the Washington Post Capital Weather Gang explains how human activities are driving storms to have stronger rainfall. 

Climate Change is More of a Problem than We Anticipated (May 8, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese of The Clearing the FOG Radio Show.

Climate Scientist Won't Back Down Despite Threats, Harassment (May 7, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with Craig Miller of KQED on climate change science, politics and action.

April's Carbon dioxide levels had the highest average in recorded history (May 6, 2018)

Denise Bradley of The Newburgh Gazette explains how carbon dioxide levels have surpassed records. 

Greenhouse gas concentrations hit highest level in human history (May 3, 2018)

Andrew Freedman of Mashable explains how the earth has reached the highest-ever carbon dioxide level in the air in human history.

Uncertainty in Climate Science: Not Cause for Inaction (May 1, 2018)

Dr. Mann's new article with Juan Restrepo in the latest Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics News  

People: Wildcards in the Climate system (April 24, 2018)

Deborah Phelan of 2050 kids explains the importance of the 20 year anniversary of climatologists Michael Mann's "hockey stick" chart.

Is it too Late to Fight Climate Change? (April 24, 2018)

In Dr. Mann's latest interview with Thom Hartmann he discusses his latest article.  

Why the hockey stick graph will always be climate science's icon (April 23, 2018)

Olive Heffernan of New Scientists explains why Dr. Mann's "hockey stick" graph is still relevant after two decades.

What Matters Most (April 22, 2018)

Dr. Mann's Earth Day interview with Paul Dolman of What Matters Most.

Global Warming Report on CBS News from 1998 (April 20, 2018)

Dr. Mann's "Hockey Stick" interview with CBS correspondent John Roberts back on Earth Day April 22, 1998.

Earth Day and the 'hockey stick' (April 20, 2018)

Bob Collins of MPR News explains the history of the "hockey stick" graph.