2017 News & Interviews

2016 will be the hottest year on record, UN says (November 14, 2016)

In Damian Carrington's article for the Guardian, World Meteorological Organization figures show global temperature is 1.2C above pre-indu

These people are literally having climate change nightmares (November 14, 2016)

Renee Lewis writes for fusion.net about scientists and others who work with climate science's fears about the future impact of a warming

Science and technology under a Trump presidency (November 11, 2016)

Nsikan Akpan and Leigh Anne Tiffany discuss how apprehension has brewed among science and health minded communities since the election. 

US physicist anxious over Trump administration (November 10, 2016)

US Scientists are responding to the President-Elect Donald Trump with anxiety ovr the stance that his administration will take on Science

Trump's climate policies could mean 'game over' for the planet (November 10, 2016)

Chris Sommerfeldt of the New York Daily News discusses that if Trump lives up to his campaign promises that it could mean "game over" for

Climate Experts Weigh in on Trump's Election Win (November 9, 2016)

Andrea Thompson of climate central comments on the election of Donald Trump as the nation's next president. Dr.

Energy world rocked by Trump win (November 9 2016)

Robin Bravender, and E&E News reporter discusses how the election results sent shock waves through the energy and environmental world

Why one should NOT vote for Trump in America this Tuesday (November 7, 2016)

Bert Oliver posted an article in Thought Leader about the many reasons why voters in the United States should not vote for Donald Trump t

The Long-Term Environmental Impact of Short-Term Politics (November 4, 2016)

Peter Cannavo of The Huffington Post discusses the long term climate issues that could result from short sided political decisions today.

Why The Left Doesn't Want A Carbon Tax (Or at Least Not This One) (November 3, 2016)

Kate Aronoff from In These Times discusses the battle over a Washington state ballot initiative to help curb future climate change. Dr.

Leo DiCaprio's new film 'Before the Flood' is a sweeping look at climate change (November 1, 2016)

Take a look at Leo DiCaprio's new film for free online. Dr. Mann has a spot light in the movie.

Murdoch's NatGeo goes all in on climate ahead of election (October 31, 2016)

Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and The National Geographic Channel released two star-studded pro-climate-action documentaries yesterday in hopes of swaying voters before next weeks election.

The Doubt Machine: Inside the Koch Brothers' War on Climate Science (October 31, 2016)

Narrated by actor Emma Thompson the documentary "The Doubt Machine: Inside the Koch Brothers' War on Climate Science reveals how the Koch

The Big Day (October 30, 2016)

"Before The Flood" premiered on October 30th, and is aired on the National Geographic Channel until November 6th.

The Greenhouse Effect (October 28, 2016)

Dr. Mann's commentary on the new website for Leonardo DiCaprio and Fisher Stevens's Before The Flood. 

AGU Should Sever Its Ties with ExxonMobil (October 24, 2016)

Dr. Mann, Naomi Oreskes, and Kerry A. Emanuel write in the American Geophysical Union's newsletter

Make-Or-Break Politics Of Climate: Mike Mann's Madhouse Effect (October 24th, 2016)

Sandy Dechert from CleanTechnica writes a glowing recommendation of Dr. Mann's new book, The Madhouse Effect

Your Call: Taking on the climate change denial industry (October 24, 2016)

Dr. Mann's interview today on KALW discussing The Madhouse Effect and taking listener calls. 

Royal Society accused of allowing 'anti-scientific goal baron' to preach benefits of global warming (October 20, 2016)

Ian Johnstan the environmental correspondent for Indpendent.co sheds light on Britain's prestigious royal societies's beliefs on global w

The Climate Questions the Next President Should Answer (October 20, 2016)

Brian Kahn and Andrea Thompson name the important climate questions that they believe the next President should answer. Dr.

Leonardo DiCaprio crosses the globe in the climate change documentary 'Before the Flood' (October 20, 2016)

Robert Abele of the L.A. Times Reviews Leonardo DiCaprio's new climate change movie. Dr. Mann is mentioned in the article. 

Smith remains skeptical, but he's polite (October 20, 2016)

Josh Brodesky of My San Antonio wrote an article on Congressman Lamar Smith and how he is a climate change skeptic yet also the head of t

Why has climate change been ignored in the presidential debates (October 19, 2016)

Oliver Millman from The Guardian discusses how climate scientists are looking for climate change to come up in the Trump v Clinton presid

Episode #56: Dr. Michael Mann, "The Madhouse Effect" (October 19, 2016)

Dr. Michael Mann joins Matt in the studio to talk about his new book The Madhouse Effect.

Marco Rubio Once Again Denies Climate Change as Florida's King Tides Inundate Streets (October 18, 2016)

Dan Zukowski writes for EcoWatch about Senator Marco Rubio's conitnued denial of human-caused climate change. Dr.

Climate Change Crisis The Key election Issue (October 18, 2016)

Jack Dresser for The Register-Guard writes about the importance of the climate change crisis in the election.

Deniers club: Meet the people clouding the climate change debate (October 18, 2016)

This article for the Columbia University Press Blog is a modified version of an article for the Washington where Post Dr. Mann and Tom Toles name the 9 most prominent climate deniers.

Michael Mann on Election 2016: Climate is on the Ballot! (October 17, 2016)

In this interview with Climate Talk Radio, Dr. Mann's thought on the choices on the ballot and what it means for the planet.

Q & A about the Gulf Stream System slowdown and the Atlantic 'cold blob' (October 14, 2016)

Stefan Rahmstorf conducts a Q&A about the issues discussed in the Reykjavik Arctic Circle Assembly on RealClimate.org 

Science in the Cross hairs - Science Friday (October 14, 2016)

Read and Listen to Dr. Mann's interview on NPR Science Friday at the links below. 

Climate Denial Collides with Extreme Weather (October 14, 2016)

John Hocevar writes for Greenpeace about the conflict between the extreme weather occuring and the push back from climate deniers.

Evening News Programs, USA Today Ignore Climate Change Context of Hurricane Matthew (October 13, 2016)

In an article written my Denise Robbins for Media Matters she discusses how many of the broadcast network's evening news programs did not

Hillary Clinton and Al Gore connect Hurricane Matthew with climate change in Florida (October 12, 2016)

Lacy Cooke of Inhabit.com writes about how Hillary Clinton and Al Gore believe that Hurricane Matthew was worsened because of human cause

The First Signs Of a Political Climate Change Consensus Are Appearing in Florida (October 11, 2016)

In an article written for fastcoexist.com, Jessica Leber discusses why voters in Florida are starting to prioritize environmental concern

Hurricane Sandy-level flooding is rising so sharply that it could become normal (October 11, 2016)

Oliver Milman from The Guardian discusses findings of research into hurricanes, the spread of wildfires, and the early arrival of spring

Trump Touts "Clean Coal" in Second debate (October 10, 2016)

Randy Showstack writes for Eos about the Republican presidential candidate sollution of clean coal to fix climate change.

Would you vote for someone who thinks the earth is flat (October 10, 2016)

Phil Plait with Slate.com warns voters against voting for climate change deniers.

Climate studies: New York City flood risk will triple, Western wildfires have doubled (October 10, 2016)

Climate change may be behind the rise in extreme events, say scientists and the numbers support that relationship in an article written b

Katharine Hayoe, a Climate Explainer Who Stays Above the Storm (October 10, 2016)

John Schwartz writes for The New York Times about Katharine Hayhoe.

Will Climate Change Come Up In The Second Presidential Debate (October 8, 2016)

Andrew Seifter discusses whether or not climate change will come up in the second presidential debate and its importance in the election.

Now, Every Storm is a Climate Change Storm (October 7, 2016)

Thom Hartmann writes for Alternet about the climate change crisis.

A Science Podcast with Greg Laden and Mike Haubrich (October 7, 2016)

In this Ikonokast Podcast Dr. Mann and Greg Laden dicsusses climate change and hurricane Matthew. Watch video at link below.

 

As Hurricane Matthew Hits Florida, What Will it Do To NASA (October 7, 2016)

Phil Plait writes for Slate about the damage Hurricane Matthew could do to the NASA space station in Florida. Dr.