News, Interviews & Commentaries

Two recent court decisions make climate scientists' e-mails public (August 3, 2016)

Groups against climate science have been fighting to expose scientists emails in an effort to thwart their research. They had some success recently when the court decided to make the emails public...

Man behind claim that jet stream made rare equator transit responds to criticism. (August 3, 2016)

Jason Samenow from The Capital Weather Gang discusses claims about how the jet stream crossing the equator affects the climate. Jason Samenow believes it is not a climate emergency and Dr. Mann...

Environmental records shattered as climate change 'plays out before us' (August 2, 2016)

Oliver Milman of The Guardian writes about new environmental records. Temperatures, sea levels and carbon dioxide all hit milestones amid extreme weather in 2015.  

Latest Climate Report: Heat, More Heat and Signs of Worse to come (August 2, 2016)

An article writen by Bob Berwyn discusses how 2015 featured record warm temperatures on every inhabited continent as ice melted and the seas rose at alarming rates. Dr. Mann is quoted.

Have we lost it? (August 1, 2016)

Former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi and author Amitav Ghosh discuss why India is being covered in rain in recent days. Dr. Manns science is mentioned

Michael E. Mann says this is no time for a fake debate on climate change (July 19, 2016)

Michael Mann writes for LeaderPost about addressing the false facts that come up in some narratives about climate change.

Between Skeptic and Denier: Has The Media Contributed To Public Skepticism On Climate Change? (July 18, 2016)

Emily Lundberg Ecosystem Marketplace discusses how the media is aiding the public skepticism.

June swoon: US breaks another monthly temperature record (July 7, 2016)

The June 2016 average temperature was over three degrees above the average for the month and comes with a series of climate and weather-related calamities. Dr. Mann is quoted.

'Anatomy of a Smear' or 'How the Right Wing Denial Machine Distorts the Climate Change Discourse' (July 15, 2016)

Dr. Mann writes an article for Huffington Post about his testimony infront of the Democratic Party Platform drafting committee.

How the Right Wing Denial Machine Distorts the Climate Change Discourse (July 15, 2016)

Dr. Michael E. Mann writes for Eco Watch and disscusses how the government is influencing the discourse around climate change and climate science.

'The most singular of all the things that we have found': Clouds study alarms scientists (July 14, 2016)

Chris Mooney from The Washington Post discusses the alarming results from new cloud study. The study shows that clouds are shifting their distributions across Earth as a result of climate change.

Q&A: In ‘The Madhouse Effect,’ climate scientist uses satire to convey ‘difficult truths’ (July 7, 2016)

Mann says his forthcoming book tour will likely include some Midwest stops. He spoke with Midwest Energy News recently to discuss climate change politics and policy in the Midwest and globally. The...

11 Things You Need To Do To Prepare For Extreme Weather Events (July 6, 2016)

Scott O'Reilly from The Alternative Daily discusses ways every day people can prepare themselves and their family for the increase in disastrous weather events. Dr. Mann is mentioned.

Climate change: the missing issue of the 2016 campaign (July 5, 2016)

Ed Pilkington and Mona Chalabi discuss how the new Guardian US survey reveals anger of voters as election year debate fails to deal with concerns over the gathering global disaster. Dr. Mann is...

Climate Change and Flooding in West Virginia (July 1, 2016)

Glynis Board from West Virginia pulbic broadcasting addresses the debate over whether the flooding in West Virginia was a result of climate change or a natural disaster. Dr. Mann is quoted.

Study: Climate Change Warming Asian Waters, Altering Monsoon (July 1, 2016)

Katy Diagle from the Associated Press writes about how global warming is affecting the monsoon seasons and farmers across India and Asia. Dr. Mann was not invovled in the study but he is quoted in...

Ken Allred misleads readers about climate change (June 29, 2016)

Dr. Mann addresses the falsehoods spread by Ken Allred in the St. Albert Gazette.

Ken Allred misleads readers about climate change (June 29, 2016)

Dr. Mann addresses the flasehoods spread by Ken Allred in the St. Albert Gazette.

A "hard rain" that could fall on all of us (June 28, 2016)

An editorial in the Washington County PA Observer on the recent rain that has flooded West Virginia and what can happen in the future. Dr. Michael Mann is mentioned.  

Michael Mann says Paris climate-summit remarkably successful (June 28, 2016)

Richard Moore, an investigative reporter from The River News discusses Dr. Mann's openions on the Paris climate agreement.

Gazette-Mail editorial: Nature ravages as weather warms (June 28, 2016)

The Charleston Gazette discusses whether the two natural disasters in West Virginia and the west cost could be linked to pollution-caused global warming. Dr. Mann is quoted.

A "hard rain" that could fall on all of us (June 28, 2016)

An editorial in the Washington County PA Observer on the recent rain that has flooded West Virginia and what can happen in the future. Dr. Michael Mann is mentioned.

The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann (June 28, 2016)

Dr. Michael Mann's interview with Thom Hartmann about climate change and recent extreme weather events. Video starts at 30:00.

As Extreme Weather Sweeps Across U.S., Is New Democratic Platform on Climate Change Too Weak? (June 28, 2016)

Dr. Mann's interview with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now!. Extreme weather is sweeping across the United States, from scorching heat in the Southwest to uncontrollable wildfires in California, to...

Extreme Heatwaves, More Wildfires, and Dying Trees (June 26, 2016)

Dr. Michael Mann discusses the link between extreme weather and climate change in an interview with The Real News Network

Michael Mann's 'Hockey Stick' gives readers a handle on the science of climate change (June 13, 2016)

Judy Weiss from the Citizens' Climate Lobby praises Michael Mann's The Hockey Stick and The Climate Wars for its excelent way of present the science behind climate science to non-scientists.

Documentary How to Let Go of the World and Love All the Things Climate Can't Change debuts June 27 (June 8, 2016)

HBO is debuting a new documentary discussing the global impact of climate change. Dr. Mann is mentioned in the article about the movie.

The Terrifying Weather Event Thats Happening Under Our Noses (June 5, 2016)

Lucy Tiven from discusses how experts believe that the flooding in West Virginia is a signal of a bigger problem in the United States.  

The Terrifying Weather Event Thats Happening Under Our Noses (June 5, 2016)

Lucy Tiven from attn: discusses how experts believe that the flooding in West Virginia is a signal of a bigger problem in the United States.

The Media Malpractice on Climate Change (June 3, 2016)

Thom speaks with Dr. Michael Mann about the climate and the media.

Among climate scientists, a fraught debate on the path forward (June 1, 2016)

Umair Irfan, an E&E reporter, discusses a grop of scientists efforts to save Illinois nukes. Dr. Mann's opinion is mentioned.

Michael Mann: Energy markets moving toward renewables (May 31, 2016)

Richard Moore of The Northwoods River News and Michael Mann discuss how although markets are moving towards renewable energy the pace is not fast enough to avoid climate-change consequences.

Here's What Actuall Climate Scientists Think of Trump's New Energy Plan (May 31, 2016)

Umair Irfan, aEmily Atkin from Think Progress contacted several climate scientist to ask their opinion on presidential candidate Donald Trump's new energy plan. Dr. Mann was one of the scientist...

President wants to take the climate issue (May 27, 2016)

Dr. Mann's interview with Magnus Orn Sigurdsson on RUV Iceland National Radio.

Aim to intimidate scientists (May 27, 2016)

Wide-ranging interview by Thorsteinn Asgrimsson with Stefan Rahmstorf and Dr. Michael Mann. This interview was conducted via news in iceland.

We cant afford to wait (May 25, 2016)

Jim Kasting and Michael Mann discuss why the world cannot wait to take action against climate change.

Burning all fossil fuels could lead to global warmth not seen in 65 million years (May 23, 2016)

A new scientific study shows that if every fossil fuel was burned the planet could warm as much as 18 degrees. Dr. Mann's research was mentioned.

U.S. Leads Globe in Oil Production for Third Year (May 23, 2016)

THe U.S. led the world in oil production in 2015 for third year in a row, even as the White House develops climate policies to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

Defending Science with Michael Mann (May 23, 2016)

Dr. Mann's interview with Peter Sinclair via The Climate Denial Crock of the Week.

The legacy of "An Inconvenient Truth," explained by 16 really smart people (May 20, 2016)

They asked Annie Leonard, Van Jones, and others to reflect on how "An Inconvienet Truth" changed the climate science game. Dr. Michael Mann is mentioned.

El Nino's Moody Sister, La Nina in the Works? (May 13, 2016)

Forecasters are becoming more confidant about predicting how El Nino will turn into La Nina later in the year. Dr. Mann is mentioned.

UC San Diego Alumni Magazine (May 12, 2016)

Dr. Mann's UC San Diego Earth Day talk was quoted in the latest issue of the UCSD Alumni magazine.

Canada wildfires in 'bullseye' of warming planet trends (May 12, 2016)

This article from The Globabl Posts dicusses how climate change is contributing to the wildfires ragaing across Canada. Dr. Michael Mann is mentioned.

The 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season (May 12, 2016)

This year's hurricane season will be stronger forecasters say. Dr. Mann is mentioned.

Dr. Michael Mann on Dying Oceans & Intense Fires (May 10, 2016)

An interview of Dr. Mann via The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann about the oceans and increase wild fires.

As Climate Deception Investigations Gain Momentum, ExxonMobil Plays the Victim (May 6, 2016)

Elliott Negin, senior writer at the Huffington Post, disscuses ExxonMobile's reluctance to comply with the Attourney General's fraud investigation. Dr. Mann and other climate scientists are...

Climate Change Might Be Causing Massive Canadian Wilfires, Experts Say (May 4, 2016)

Casey Williams from the Huffington Post discusses the wildfires in Canada. Dr. Mann is quoted saying that the conditions that made these wilfires possible are the unsually warm and dry winters that...

Tuesday's letters: Bathrrom Stupidity (May 3, 2016)

Dr. Michael Mann writes a letter to the editor.

People Have Tracked Changes in Climate for Much Longer Than We Thought (May 3, 2016)

Dan Falk, writing for Mental_Floss discusses a new study pulbished in Nature Scientific Reports that shows people have been tracking changes in climate since the 17th and 15th centuries in Europe and...

The 2016 North Atlantic Hurricane Season Forecast

ESSC director Dr. Michael E. Mann, alumnus Dr. Michael Kozar, and researcher Sonya K. Miller have released their 2016 North Atlantic Hurricane Season forecast. They are calling for a more active...