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If You Believe in Science You Must Now Make Your Voice Heard

Those of us who care about science and the role that science plays in our larger public discourse and those who care about environmental stewardship and a sustainable path forward must now make our...

Stalling of planetary waves makes us more prone to droughts and floods (May 20, 2017)

Urmi Goswami, writer for The Economic Times, explains how new research shows a direct link between extreme weather events and human-caused climate change and the role of planetary waves.

Congressman Lamar Smith of Texas Has a Problem with Science and With Voters (May 20, 2017)

Sharon Lerner at the discusses why Congressman Smith is facing a wave of outrage of his constinutients in Texas.

Penn Staters' voices heard at science march in Washington, D.C. (May 18, 2017)

Matt Carroll writes about the more than 130 members of the Penn State and State College communities that traveled to Washington, D.C. for the Science March.

Under Fire, Climate Scientists Unite with Lawyers to Fight Back (May 15, 2017)

Lawyers are building networks to respond to attempts to subvert research and threaten scientists in government and academia, an article by John Schwartz of the New York Times. 

Transcript: If You Believe in Science You Must Now Make Your Voice Heard (May 13, 2017)

The transcript of Dr. Mann's commencement address at Green Mountain College in Vermont. 

Video: If You Believe in Science You Must Now Make Your Voice Heard (May 13, 2017)

Watch Dr. Mann's commencement address at Green Mountain College

Interview with Michael Smerconish (May 9, 2017)

Dr. Mann's interview with Michael Smerconish of Sirius XM Radio on Climate change, false balance, Bret Stephens, and The New York Times.

The jet stream is about to get weird, again, and it could lead to extreme weather (May 4, 2017)

Greg Porter of The Washington Post explains how the incoming jet stream pattern has led to extreme weather in the past and will continue to do so. 

Detailed look at the global warming 'hiatus' again confirm that humans are changing the climate (May 3, 2017)

Amina Khan, contact reporter for The LA Times, explains that the 'global warming hiatus' that occurred between 1998 and 2012 does nt change how human activity has affected long-term...

NYT faces ‘fiery revolt’ by subscribers after hiring ‘climate science denier’ (April 30, 2017)

Many are following Dr. Mann's lead and canceling their New York Times subscription after they hired known climate change denier. 

Trump Defunding Science a Threat to Civilization (April 28, 2017)

Dr. Mann's latest interview with The Real News Network.

Somehow, the Trump administration is still ‘debating’ climate change at least a decade after the debate ended (April 27, 2017)

Tom Toles continues the ideas of The Madhouse Effect in this opinion article about the Trump Administration. 

A prominent climate scientist explains why scientists are taking to the streets (April 27, 2017)

Listen to Dr. Mann explain why scientists are protesting in the streets.

The Climate of Mann (April 27, 2017)

Episode 13 of Trump on Earth featuring Dr. Michael Mann. 

British And American Climate Researchers March Together (April 26 ,2017)

Bob Ward of The Huffington Post's article on the March for Science on April 22nd.  

Trump's already making his mark on climate (April 26, 2017)

Eric Wolff of Politico explains how President Trump's policies could release billions of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere in the coming decades.

What’s Really at Stake in Trump’s War on Science (April 25, 2017)

James G. Dyke from explains what is next for the science community under the Trump administration.    

House 'science nerd' seeks to correct the record (April 25, 2017)

Hannah Hess, E&E News reporter explains how Rep. Don Beyer proudly claims the title of "science nerd", yet lacks the knowledge to correct misleading scientific statements.

Networks Covering March For Science Provided Platform For Climate Deniers (April 24, 2017)

Media Matters writer, Kevin Kalhoefer explains how the media coverage of the March For Science that included a famed climate science denier hurt the goals of the March for Science.

If you think traffic is bad now, wait for the inland migration (April, 24, 2017)

Marlene Cimons explains that because of rising sea levels inland cities will become more congested.  

The Bizarre Experience of Watching Cable News in America on Earth Day (April 23, 2017)

Thom Hartmann of AlterNet explains how people are getting rich by destroying the planet. 

March for Science demonstrators say the time for action is now, ‘losing is not an option’ (April 23, 2017)

Mark Hand from Think Progress describes how Tens of thousands demonstrated their love for science on Earth Day.

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

Jay Michaelson of explains how the war against science is being fought by the Republican Party in ways the public does not see.

Why They March: "Science and Scientists are Now Under Attack" (April 22, 2017)

Sharon Lerner of The Intercept explains why thousands of scientists around the world march to protest a regime that has dramatically cut government science budgets. 

March for Science brings out demonstrators on 6 continents (April 22, 2017)

Joel Achenbach, Ben Guarino, and Sarah Kapalan of the Washington Post explains why thousands came to Washington D.C. for the March for Science.

Dr. Michael Mann speaks at the March for Science (April 22, 2017)

Watch Dr. Mann's speech at the March for Science on Earth Day in Washington D.C.

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 this years earthday. 

Dr. Mann's speech at the March for Science (April 21, 2017)

Watch Dr. Mann's speech at March for Science Earth Day 2017

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 and evidence-based policy and...

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 hiring a climate change denier.

House Democrat Fact-Checks Science Committee’s Climate Nonsense (April 14, 2017)

Chris D'Angelo of the Huffington Post explains how Rep. Don Beyer calls on experts to correct the bad info pushed by Republican majority

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 what has been routinely reported by the Times...

Letter to the Editor: Don Pesci misleads readers about climate change (April 12, 2017)

In this article for the New Haven Register, Dr. Mann discusses how Don Pesci chooses to engage in childish attacks against both the science of climate change and Dr. Mann personally. 

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 writes about a group of six Penn State professors who held a teach-in analyzing the phenomenon's impact on democracy 

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. have found themselves in. 

The Single Shining Hope to Stop Climate Change

Science is under attack at the very moment when we need it most. President Donald Trump’s March 28 executive order went much further than simply throwing a lifeline to fossil fuels, as industry...

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

Dr Michael Mann, who appeared as witness at Congressional climate change Hearing, says Scientists upcoming March on Washington unprecedented    

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

Dr. Mann's interview with The Real News Network