2017 News & Interviews

How the War on Science Is Really Fought (April 22, 2017)

Jay Michaelson of thedailybeast.com explains how the war against science is being fought by the Republican Party in ways the public does

After the March for Science, It’s Time to Get Political (April 21, 2017)

Jamie Henn, contributor for The Washington Post, discusses how the march for science is a great intro to political change.

Climate Catastrophe Is a Choice (April 21, 2017)

Dr. Mann's commentary on the disastrous affects of climate change for Foreign Affairs 

What to read, watch and listen to this Earth Day (April 21, 2017)

Vaidehi Shah of Eco-Business provides a comprehensive article of everything you need to know to increase your environmental knowledge for

Ahead Of Marches This Month, Scientists Are Speaking Up Against Trump And GOP’s Attacks On Science (April 18, 2017)

Kevin Kalhoefer, writer for media matters, discusses how President Donald Trump and the Republican Party have demonstrated an alarming disregard for science

The Other Poison Gas Killing Syrians: Carbon Dioxide Emissions (April 18, 2017)

Juan Cole of The Nation explains how the CO2 in the atmosphere is doing as much damage as poisonous gas being dropped on Syrians. 

New York Times defends hiring extreme climate denier: ‘millions agree with him’ (April 15, 2017)

Joe Romm, founding editor of Climate Progress, discusses how the times is rejecting their search for truth by defending their choice of h

After hyping itself as antidote to fake news, New York Times hires extreme climate denier (April 13, 2017)

Joe Romm of ThinkProgress explains how new columnist Bret Stephens dismisses climate reality as "imaginary", which is the opposite of wha

Earth Day March for Science Rally and Teach-Ins to Take Place April 22 on National Mall in Washington, D.C. (April 12, 2017)

Dr. Mann is honored to be one of the featured speakers at the DC March for Science on April 22nd (Earth Day 2017).

Scientists reactions to the US House Science Committee hearing on climate science (April 10, 2017)

A Must Read article via Climate Feedback discussing the scientists reactions to the US House Science Committee

Penn State professors weigh in on 'fake news' (April 10, 2017)

Aaron Thomas of wearecentralpa.com writes about a group of six Penn State professors who held a teach-in analyzing the phenomenon's impac

Toys, pram, out! (April 9, 2017)

Read this ...and Then There's Physics article on Roger Pielke's unfortunate twitter rant

Mann, did Judith Curry ever get Rogered! (April 8, 2017)

In Greg Laden's blog for ScienceBlogs he discusses the interesting situation Judith Curry and Roger Pielke Jr.

Conveying Science Across Partisan Lines (April 7, 2017)

Michael Mann's interview with Ira Flatow on Public Radio International's Science Friday 

Congress' Assault on Climate Science Heats Up (April 7, 2017)

Dr. Mann's interview with The Real News Network 

Why Donald Trump is waging war on the climate (April 6, 2017)

Henry Goodwin of The World Weekly attempts to explain why Donald Trump is waging war on the environment

Unusually large swarm of icebergs drifts into shipping lanes (April 5, 2017)

Jennifer Mcdermott discusses how more than 400 icebergs have drifted into the North Atlantic shipping lanes over the past week. 

Expect extreme weather events to become more common - expert (April 4, 2015)

This article in NewsTalk explains how the severe weather expected to hit the country over the next few days could become a lot more commo

Inconceivable! The latest theatrical House 'Science' committee hearing (April 4, 2017)

Dana Nuccitelli, writing for The Guardian, explains how Republican Party leaders keep putting fossil fuel industry profits over the well-

Japan's cherry blossoms signal warmest climate in more than 1,000 years (April 4, 2017)

Jason Samenow of the Washington Post explains how the early blooming of the cherry blossoms signals the warmest climate in over 1,000 yea

One of the most troubling ideas about climate change just found new evidence in its favor (March 27, 2016)

Chris Mooney of The Washington Post reveal that scientists continue publishing research hinting that climate change could be changing the

Trump to Roll Back Obama Era Environmental Rules (March 27, 2017)

Peter Heinlein of VOA News discusses why scientists are concerned about research funding cuts​.

D.C. Report: Sen. Jim Inhofe says climate change extremists 'are not going to give up' (March 26, 2017)

In this article written in Tulsa World, Randy Krehbiel, writes that Senator Inhofe warns climate change deniers to be "vigilant" because

Inside Climate Science Witch Hunts (March 24, 2017)

Drew Pendergrass of The Harvard Political Review discusses the political motivated Freedom of Information Act which is undermining climat

House Science Committee to hold climate change hearing from which we’ll learn nothing (March 24, 2017)

Jason Samenow of The Washington Post writes about how the climate hearing will "make great political theater, but wont advance the conver

Our planet is melting at both ends: Arctic and Antarctica hit record low ice extents (March 23, 2017)

Phil Plait of SyFy Wire explains how the Arctic and the Antarctic are experiencing record lows this year.

House Panel To Challenge Climate Science (March 22, 2017)

Timothy Cama explains how republicans on the House Science Committee are planning a hearing to challenge mainstream climate change scienc

Dramatic reductions in science (March 21, 2017)

Dr. Mann's interview for Deutschlandfunk (via Google translate)

US Scientists Battle with Trump Administration (March 21, 2017)

Peter Gwynne, Physics World's North America correspondent, discusses US researchers alarm over the Trump administrations decisions over climate change.

Shadowing Trump (March 17, 2017)

Dr. Mann is joining Mark J. Green, Lawrence Tribe, Laura Tyson, David Cay Johnston, Robert Reich and the rest of the august team at #ShadowingTrump

LETTER: Let's have an honest debate on climate change (March 17, 2017)

Letter to the editor by Kenneth F. Styer's in The Greenville News asking for an open debate about climate change politics. 

Trump's Budget is a middle finger to science (March 16, 2017)

Emily Atkin, writer for the New Republic, explains how trumps budget will eliminate funding for science research projects. 

Sea-level rise poses ‘a serious threat’ to millions of Europeans, scientists warn (March 16, 2017)

Marlene Cimons of ThinkProgress reveals that a new study spells out the threat of sea-level rise in costal communities. 

Crew: Mark Steyn Was Abusive and Obnoxious (March 15, 2017)

Greg Laden's blog discusses Mark Steyn's role in climate politics. 

New CO2 record: Is it time to geoengineer our planet? (March 15, 2017)

Charlie Wood, staff writer for The Christian Science Monitor discusses the ever-rising CO2 concentrations that have scientists searching

How James Inhofe is upending the nation’s energy and environmental policies (March 14, 2017)

Brady Dennis and Juliet Eilperin of The Washington Post explain how Senator James Inhofe's continual rage against the scientific consensu

Politicians Shouldn’t Troll through Scientists’ E-mails (April 2017 Issue)

Kevin Cowtan and Zeke Hausfather of Scientific American explain how trolling scientists emails is useless in evaluating whether research

What Exactly Are People Marching for When They March for Science? (March 7, 2017)

Ed Yong of The Atlantic discusses the 21 stated goals of the March for Science occurring on April 22, coinciding with Earth Day.

Climate scientist: Trump budget is ‘an all-out assault on Earth’ (March 5, 2017)

Joe Romm of ThinkProgress explains how defunding NOAA’s satellites will also hurt weather forecasts and jeopardize public safety.

Climate science denier Darrell Issa joins House climate change caucus (March 3, 2017)

Joe Romm of ThinkProgress discusses how representative Darrell Issa, long time climate change denier, has joined a bipartisan House caucu