News, Interviews & Commentaries

This is a test: What Matters More, Personal Responsibility or Collective Action? (May 5, 2021)

Interesting piece by Lloyd Alter for TreeHugger that centers on a discussion of individual vs. systemic climate action stemming from The New Climate War.

America's new normal: A degree hotter than two decades ago (May 4, 2021)

Seth Borenstein talks about the newly released climate normals by NOAA for the Associated Press.

America hotter than ever, latest NOAA data reveals (May 4, 2021)

Louise Boyle of The Independent reports on the latest NOAA climate normals for 1991-2020.

How close are we to climate change tipping points (May 3, 2021)

Don Paul writes for The Buffalo News on the difficulties of estimating climate tipping points.

A Passion for the Planet: Raising Environmental Consciousness through the Melding of Music and Science (April 29, 2021)

A great article by Lisa Ruch for the Third Chapter on Geoffrey Hudson's climate-themed choral oratorio.

Climate collapse: The people who fear society is doomed (April 28, 2021)

A piece by Ajit Niranjan for DW Deutsche Welle on whether or not the collapse of our civilization from climate change is inevitable.

Republicans falsely claim Biden wants to restrict meat in climate crisis fight (April 28, 2021)

Oliver Milman, of The Guardian, discusses the unfounded meat claims and how President Biden's climate proposals do not mention meat consumption.

Confronting the climate crisis (April 27, 2021)

Michael Mann, Aradhna Tripati, Gavin Schimdt, and Van Jones discuss the climate crisis for Citizen by CNN.

Climate Deniers Are Changing Their Strategy: Green Summit Update (April 26, 2021)

Eric Roston and Laura Millan Lombrana give updates on the two-day virtual Bloomberg Green Summit.

Climate tipping points may have been reached already, experts say (April 26, 2021)

Jeff Berardelli, a CBS News Meteorologist and Climate Specialist, discusses the impacts of climate change and how some tipping points may have been reached.

Her prophecy of an Australian inferno was correct (April 26, 2021)

Maurice Tamman's special report for Reuters on Australia's worsening fire season due to climate change.

Michael Mann’s 5 Degrees of Change (April 25, 2021)

Dr. Mann's second conversation with Daniel Murray of The Business Post on what he would do to make a difference to the global environment.

‘Climate doom porn’ is dangerous and misleading, says expert (April 25, 2021)

Dr. Mann's first conversation with Daniel Murray of The Business Post about the dangers of climate doomism.

Balance of Power: Michael Mann on "The New Climate War" (April 22, 2021)

Michael Mann talks with David Westin of Bloomberg Radio on The New Climate War.

President Biden's climate summit and how the world celebrated Earth Day (April 22, 2021)

Michael Mann speaks with Sky News for special Earth Day eiditon of the new Sky News Daily Climate Show.

Corporate Greenwash Stains Earth Day (April 22, 2021)

Must-read piece in Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists by John Morales.

Scott Morrison's climate change leadership fail (April 22, 2021)

David Ritter's piece for the Independent Australia.

Climate Change Part 4: 'Mounting Pressure for Australia to do more on climate change' (April 22, 2021)

Dr. Mann spoke with ABC News Australia 7.30's Andy Park for their fourth and final segment on the climate crisis.

Climate Change Part 3: 'Is carbon neutrality an economic reality?' (April 21, 2021)

The third-part in a four-part series on the climate crisis with Dr. Michael Mann and ABC News Australia 7.30's Andy Park.

As extreme weather increases, climate misinformation adapts (April 21, 2021)

David Klepper's article, for the Associated Press, on how climate misinformation is adapting.

Biden to pledge halving greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 (April 20, 2021)

Article written by Matthew Daly for The Associated Press.

Climate Change Part 2: 'How climate change will cause bigger natural disasters in the future' (April 20, 2021)

Dr. Mann's second interview with ABC News Australia 7.30's Andy Park on the climate crisis in a four-part series.

Former ADF official says increasing climate-related weather events could overwhelm defense force (April 19, 2021)

Andy Park and Alex McDonald for ABC News report on a former Australian defense official who says politics got in the way of preparing for climate change.

"Urgency and Agency": Michael Mann on Conquering Climate Despair (April 19, 2021)

Michaela Barnett, of Behavioral Scientist, interviews climate scientist Michael Mann on how to overcome climate anxiety.

Climate Change Part 1: 'How climate change is affecting the Torres Strait' (April 19, 2021)

The first segment in a four-part series on the climate change crisis with Dr. Michael Mann and ABC News Australia 7.30's Andy Park.

Why the Murdoch media hates electric vehicles so much (April 18, 2021)

Giles Parkinson for The Driven reports on the misinformation that the Murdoch media has been publishing and broadcasting about climate change.

Experts say more climate extremes are ahead for Galveston County, Texas (April 16, 2021)

Matt DeGrood and Bob Berwyn of the Galveston County Daily News and Inside Climate News talk about the increasing frequency of extreme weather events.

'We have the technology to solve the climate crisis, the problem is of political will power' (April 16, 2021)

Dr. Mann discussed political will power in solving the climate crisis with The's Kabir Agarwal.

Existing clean energy solutions must be our focus - Energy Monitor (April 16, 2021)

Energy Monitor's Editor in Chief, Philippa Nuttall Jones, gives her opinion on why we need to focus on existing clean energy solutions.

Wir Sind so nah dran - We are So Close (April 14, 2021)

Dr. Mann's interview with Samiha Shafy of Die Zeit on The New Climate War

NOAA: Seasonal average of tropical storms, hurricanes increased (April 13, 2021)

A nice piece by Charles Roop of that mentions Dr. Mann and his colleagues' recent article in Science challenging the notion of an "Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation".

Australian Parliament hearing (April 12, 2021)

Climate scientist Michael Mann's full testimony to the Australian Senate Media Diversity Inquiry (Full video in the below link).  

Der Klimawandel und der Kampf ums Meinungsklima (April 9, 2021)

German article by Lozenz Hoffmann for MDR - Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk