News, Interviews & Commentaries

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 

Conveying Science Across Partisan Lines (April 7, 2017)

Michael Mann's interview with Ira Flatow on Public Radio International's Science Friday 

Why Donald Trump is waging war on the climate (April 6, 2017)

Henry Goodwin of The World Weekly attempts to explain why Donald Trump is waging war on the environment

Unusually large swarm of icebergs drifts into shipping lanes (April 5, 2017)

Jennifer Mcdermott discusses how more than 400 icebergs have drifted into the North Atlantic shipping lanes over the past week. 

Expect extreme weather events to become more common - expert (April 4, 2015)

This article in NewsTalk explains how the severe weather expected to hit the country over the next few days could become a lot more common.

Japan's cherry blossoms signal warmest climate in more than 1,000 years (April 4, 2017)

Jason Samenow of the Washington Post explains how the early blooming of the cherry blossoms signals the warmest climate in over 1,000 years. 

Inconceivable! The latest theatrical House 'Science' committee hearing (April 4, 2017)

Dana Nuccitelli, writing for The Guardian, explains how Republican Party leaders keep putting fossil fuel industry profits over the well-being of Americans

Interview on Climate Change and Extreme Weather (April 3, 2017)

Dr. Mann's interview about his recent Scientific Reports article on climate change and extreme weather on Mike Hosking Breakfast Newstalk ZB New Zealand

Study Links Extreme Weather Events to Climate Change (March 27, 2017)

Dr. Mann's interview with The Real News Network. Mann says the way climate change affects the jet stream is intensifying and increasing the regional scale of droughts and flooding.

One of the most troubling ideas about climate change just found new evidence in its favor (March 27, 2016)

Chris Mooney of The Washington Post reveal that scientists continue publishing research hinting that climate change could be changing the flow of weather itself

Trump to Roll Back Obama Era Environmental Rules (March 27, 2017)

Peter Heinlein of VOA News discusses why scientists are concerned about research funding cuts​.

Climate Catastrophe Is Here: 2016 Hottest Year on Record (March 26, 2017)

Dr. Mann's article in The Real Network News. Dr. Michael Mann emphasizes says we are already seeing global impacts; within one to two decades we are on track for an iceless Arctic

D.C. Report: Sen. Jim Inhofe says climate change extremists 'are not going to give up' (March 26, 2017)

In this article written in Tulsa World, Randy Krehbiel, writes that Senator Inhofe warns climate change deniers to be "vigilant" because Former President Obama "built a culture of...

Inside Climate Science Witch Hunts (March 24, 2017)

Drew Pendergrass of The Harvard Political Review discusses the political motivated Freedom of Information Act which is undermining climate scientists ability to do important work. 

House Science Committee to hold climate change hearing from which we’ll learn nothing (March 24, 2017)

Jason Samenow of The Washington Post writes about how the climate hearing will "make great political theater, but wont advance the conversation"

Our planet is melting at both ends: Arctic and Antarctica hit record low ice extents (March 23, 2017)

Phil Plait of SyFy Wire explains how the Arctic and the Antarctic are experiencing record lows this year.

House Panel To Challenge Climate Science (March 22, 2017)

Timothy Cama explains how republicans on the House Science Committee are planning a hearing to challenge mainstream climate change science conclusions 

Dramatic reductions in science (March 21, 2017)

Dr. Mann's interview for Deutschlandfunk (via Google translate)

US Scientists Battle with Trump Administration (March 21, 2017)

Peter Gwynne, Physics World's North America correspondent, discusses US researchers alarm over the Trump administrations decisions over climate change.

Shadowing Trump (March 17, 2017)

Dr. Mann is joining Mark J. Green, Lawrence Tribe, Laura Tyson, David Cay Johnston, Robert Reich and the rest of the august team at #ShadowingTrump

LETTER: Let's have an honest debate on climate change (March 17, 2017)

Letter to the editor by Kenneth F. Styer's in The Greenville News asking for an open debate about climate change politics. 

Climate change denial is not dead

The era of climate change denial is over. Rejection of the unequivocal scientific evidence that carbon emissions from the burning of fossil fuels are warming the planet and changing our climate is no...

Sea-level rise poses ‘a serious threat’ to millions of Europeans, scientists warn (March 16, 2017)

Marlene Cimons for ThinkProgress discusses a new study that spells out the threat of sea-level rise in coastal communities. 

Trump's Budget is a middle finger to science (March 16, 2017)

Emily Atkin, writer for the New Republic, explains how trumps budget will eliminate funding for science research projects.