2017 News & Interviews
Dr. Mann, distinguished professor of atmospheric science and director of Earth System Science Center, will receive the James H. Shea Award for climate science writing.
Gabriel J Popkin for American Geophysical Union explains why climate researchers are avoiding publicizing their results.
Jeremy Deaton, writer for Eco Watch, explains climate change denial in the U.S. and the silencing of climate scientists.
Laurence Coustal of AFP News explains French President Emmanuel Macron's new 30-milion-euro campaign "Make Climate Great Again".
Dr. Mann received the National Association of Geoscience Teachers James H. Shea Award for climate science communication.
Steve Hanley, writer for Clean Technica, explains the abnormally warm temperatures occurring in the Northeast.
Tom McKay of Gizmodo, explains the heatwave experienced by much of the country this fall.
Piper Townsend of The Vermont Cynic explains the science behind natural disasters
Joseph Romm of Climate Progress explains why scientists were shocked by the heat wave in late September.
Reynard Loki, writer for AlterNet, questions how many more climate change fueled disasters need to occur before the public takes action.
Dr. Mann shares his best advice for younger people.
Joseph Romm of Climate Progress explains the widely misreported study that finds only immediate and deep cuts into carbon pollution can avert a climate catostrophe.
Check out Dr. Mann, Mark C. Freeman, and Stephan Lewandowsky's article in Science Direct.
Nick Hughes, writer for The Snapper of Millersville University explains the facts behind the many hurricanes that landed this season.
Great interview with Shaughnessy Naughton of 314 Action with Paul Basken and Chronicle of Higher Education.
Dr. Michael E. Mann has been awarded the 2017 James Shea Award by the National Association of Geoscience Teachers.
Stefan Rahmstorf of Real Climate questions the possiblity of stying below an increase of 1.5 degrees C.
Bruce Melton of Truthout explains the science behind Hurricane Harvey.
Leon Valsechi of the Centre Daily Times reports that most residents of centre county are skeptical of climate science.
Maddie Stone of Gizmodo, explains a new climate study.
Maddie Stone of Gizmodo, explains how the new climate study does agree with Global Warming.
Chelsea Harvey, writer for E&E News, explains how it is possible for the world too keep temperatures from rising to an average of 1.5C above normal.
Joseph Romm of Climate Progress explains how scientist predicted the rise of super-hurricanes, but deniers are still trying to shut down any climate-hurricane link.
The AFP News Agency explains why these four hurricanes back to back are worth talking about.
Dr. Mann's interview with Sam Seder on The Ring of Fire Radio.
Lawrence Kim of Lancashire Independent News explains the hypocrisy behind Rush LImbaugh's recent decisions
Christopher Joyce of NPR explains how warmer waters and air are playing a role in this year's monster storms.
Dr. Mann, Thomas C Peterson, and Susan Hassol's commentary in Scientific American.
Joseph Romm of Climate Progress explains how climate scientists are requried for planning for a future of Harveys and Irmas.
Greg Laden, writer for Science Blogs, posts is annual back to school posts for teachers and students studying science.
In his interview with Dimitri Lascaris of The Real News Network, Dr. Mann discusses a new study showing that the IPCC has underestimated global warming in the industrial era.
Jessica Corbett of Common Dreams calls out Trump and all climate deniers for treating climate denial like an opinion.
Joseph Romm of Climate Progress explains why everyone else in the U.S. and the world accept climate science.
Dr. Michael Mann, Susan Hassol, and Thomas C Peterson's commenatry in the Washington Post.
Sujatha Byravan, writing for The Hindu, explains why the increased frequency of extreme weather events is caused by climate change.
Frank Kummer of The Philadelphia Inquirer, gives the five reasons why Harvey has been so destructive to the city of Huston.
Dan Satterfield, writer for The American Geophysical Union blog, explains how the storm warnings for this extreme hurricane were not received well.
Silvio Marcacci, opinion contributor for The Hill, explains how Trump's actions on climate change are an outlier in an era of extreme weather.
Chris Mooney for The Washington Post explains how the succession of storms adds urgency to climate change and hurricane science.
Mathew Rozsa from Salon.com explains how scientists knew that more dangerous storms were coming but politicians were not listening.
Dr. Michael E. Mann's interview with Ian Masters Media on KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles on the impact of oil, gas and chemical plants on the Gulf Underwater.
Krissy Eliot for California Magazine explains what scientists at the University of California Berkeley are saying about the climate impacts of Hurricane Harvey.
Ishaan Tharoor of The Washington Post explains why extreme weather is becoming the new normal.
Timothy Cama, writing for The Hill, explains why climate change is not likely to be a direct cause of Hurricane Harvey, but global warming has undoubtedly played a role.
Brandon Jones of The Global Dispatch, explains how global warming affects storms.
Joe Romm of ThinkProgress, explains how global warming is forcing more and more storms into extreme hurricanes like Harvey and Hurricane Sandy.
Stephen Andrew, via DarkSyde and The Daily Kos explains why a stretch of coast form Huston to Corpus Christi wre devastated by Harvey's wind and rain.
David Wallace-Wells of New York Magazine, explains why these once-in-a-generation storms will become more frequent, and more expensive.
Craig Welch of National Geographic, explains the several factors that have conspired to make Hurricane Harvey so destructive in Texas.
Andrea Germanos, staff writer for Common Dreams, explains how challenging it is going to be address the new reality of these extreme storms and how important transitioning to clean energy is.