Michael Mann, distinguished professor of atmospheric sciences at Penn State, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences



Dr. Michael E. Mann is Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Science at Penn State, with joint appointments in the Department of Geosciences and the Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI). He is also director of the Penn State Earth System Science Center (ESSC)

Mann is the author of several books including his most recent work, The Madhouse Effect, which features cartoons by Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Tom Toles. Through satire, “The Madhouse Effect” portrays the intellectual pretzels into which denialists must twist logic to explain away the clear evidence that man-made activity has changed our climate. To learn more about the book, click here

Upcoming Events

Recent Interviews

Dr. Mann had an interview with journalist Steve Horn at the North Climate Change Alliance Zoom event

Dr. Mann had a conversation with Heidi Hutner & Dennis Yerry in the inaugural "A Green Future" Webinar Series event

Dr. Mann had an interview with Thom Hartmann

Dr. Mann had a conversation with Dan Jones for the ClimateScientists Podcast

Dr. Mann was on WNEP-TV talking with meteorologist John Hickey about the climate crisis, the COVID19 pandemic, and the path forward.

Dr. Mann is interviewed by Thom Hartmann about the unprecedented Arctic heat, what it portends & the path forward on climate

Dr. Mann had a conversation with Ty Benefiel via The Climate Pod.

Dr. Mann had an interview with MSNBC Live with Katy Tur. Below is the link to the abbreviated clip of the interview video.

Recent Tweets

News & Updates

Dr. Mann's The Madhouse Effect selected in Ezvid Wiki's "5 Authors Of Important Books On The Environment".

Robert McLachlan's article for Stuff explaining and answering the question raised

Dr, Mann's interview with Thom Hatmann

Jessica Corbett for CommonDreams citing Dr. Mann's tweet commenting on the incidences happening during this hurricane season

Aaron Thierry's article for the The Ecologist

Dr. Mann's recent publication in Nature Communications (Mishra et al.) featuring in Tim Radford's article for Climate News Network

Thor Benson's article for IEEE Spectrum

Steve Hanley's article for CleanTechnica.



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