News, Interviews & Commentaries

Tackle global warming with hope not fear (December 3, 2018)

The Online version of Michael E. Mann's Politico op-ed with hyperlinks!

Can We Stop The World From Burning (December 2, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with Sam Seder via The Ring of Fire Radio. His interview starts at 22:22.

Court Forces University of Arizona to Release Climate Scientists' Traditionally Confidential Emails (December 1, 2018)

Jeff masters of Weather underground explains the courts decision behind forcing the University of Arizona to release confidential emails.

Trump officials argue climate change warnings based on 'worst-cast scenario' (December 1, 2018)

Emily Holden of The Guardian explains how Trump's official's arguments are completely false. 

Trump administration downplays major climate change report as 'worst-case scenario' after president dismisses warnings (December 1, 2018)

Josh Gabbatiss of The Independent explains how the climate change report put out by the Trump administration is not accurate. 

Scientist releases emails to climate deniers (November 30, 2018)

Mark Lynas writing for the Alliance For Science explains how Michael Mann announced that he is voluntarily releasing numerous emails that have ben the target of legal action.

Category 6? Scientists warn hurricanes could keep getting stronger (November 30, 2018)

Josh Solomon of the Tampa Bay Times explains how hurricanes can continue to get stronger as a result of climate change. 

Climate Scientist Michael Mann Releases Emails Ahead of University of Arizona Response to E&E Legal (November 29, 2018)

Since the Koch Brothers seem so interested in Dr. Michael E. Mann's emails, he made them avaible to everyone. 

A Major National Climate Report Came Out. Then the Diners Got on TV (November 29, 2018)

Check out this must-read article by Joseph McCarthy writing for The Weather Channel about the National Climate Assessment. 

Climate change is more extensive and worse than once thought (November 29, 2018)

Seth Borenstein, writing for the AP, explains how climate scientists missed a lot when they were predicting how bad global warming would be twenty five years ago. 

Costly impacts from climate change continue to rise (November 28, 2018)

Dr. Mann's letter to the editor in The Port Townsend & Jefferson County Leader.

Scientists Respond to Trump's Latest Unhinged Climate Remarks: 'It's Almost Satire' (November 28, 2018)

Alexander Charles Kaufman, writing for the Huffington Post explains how scientists are reacting to Trump's latest climate remarks. 

Trump is Leading America Down a C02 Highway to Disaster (November 28, 2018)

Dr. Mann's Newsweek opinion piece on President Trump's lack of climate change plan.

Frequent extreme weather is likely due to atmosphere stalling of giant waves (November 13, 2018)

Cecilio Arillo of Business Mirror explains what is behind the frequent extreme weather. 

Trump threatens to pull federal funding for California wildfires (November 10, 2018)

Mark Osborne, Alexander Mallin, and Deena Zaru explain how trump is threatening to pull funding for California wildfires over 'gross mismanagement'.

California now in Perpetual Fire Season, Will Get Worse! Thanks to Global Warming (November 10, 2018)

This article from Climate State explains how global warming will affect California's perpetual fire season. 

When the jet stream resonates, expect trouble (November 8, 2018)

Nice coverage of Dr. Mann's recent Science Advances study by Andrew Freedman via Axios Science.

Climate Chang, Changing Lives (November 8, 2018)

Carolyn Blackburne, for WNEP News explains how climate change led to the summer full of extreme weather. 

Weather to become more extreme as the Jet Stream changes (November 7, 2018)

Mario Picazo, writing for The Weather Network, explains how a new study shows that the weather will become more extreme as the Jet Stream changes.

The House Science Committee is Back in Democrat's Control: What That Means for Science (November 7, 2018)

Yasemin Saplakoglu for LiveScience explains what could possibly happen in the science community with the Democrats in control of the house science committee. 

The Best and Worst Midterm Results for the Environment (November 7, 2018)

Olivia Rosane, writing for EcoWatch, breaks down the midterm elections and explains what candidates will be good or bad for the environment. 

Scientits are on the ballot. None studies climate change (November 6, 2018)

Ines Kagubare of E&E News explains how the 2018 midterm elections have some scientists running for political office as backlash to President Trump's rejection of climate change.

Giant jet stream waves adversely affecting climate, finds latest study (November 3, 2018)

Nirmal Narayanan, writing for the International Business Times explains how the changes in the jet stream are affecting our climate.

The Age of Fossil Fuels is Coming to an End (November 2, 2018)

A clip from Dr. Michael E. Mann's interview with The Green Revolution Show.

It’s not rocket science: Climate change was behind this summer’s extreme weather (November 2, 2018)

Dr. Mann's commentary in The Washington Post explains how climate change played a roll in the extreme weather this summer.

Climate of change: A Close shave for Cape Town which averted a water crisis (October 29, 2018)

Audrey Tan, environmental correspondent for The Straits Times explains how the residents of Cape Town are working together to cut down water usage. 

Stand Up with Pete Dominick (October 26, 2018)

Check out Dr. Mann's interview this morning with the Pete Dominick on Sirius XM Stand Up with Pete Dominick. They discussed the recent IPCC report, dangerous climate change, ...

Democrats Increasingly Support the Idea Of A Green Jobs Plan: Poll (October 25, 2018)

Alexander Charles Kaufman, writing for the Huffington Post, explains how democrats are supporting the idea of green jobs.  

Climate of despair: How the state of our environment is affecting my mental health (October 23, 2018)

Joe Sandler Clarke for The New Statesman discusses how the current state of our environment is affecting is mental health.

Man Whose Mexico Beach House Was One of Last Standing After Hurricane Michael Calls out Climate Denier Politicians (October 21, 2018)

Julie Dermansky, writing for DeSmogBlog, discusses the man whose home was the last house standing. 

AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs impact of Saudi arms deal (October 20, 2018)

This article by Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward in the Washington Post includes Trump's recent climate change-denying comments.

What will the world look like if we don't stop global warming (October 19, 2018)

Matthew Rozsa, writing for the Salon, explains what the world could look like with more global warming. 

Hurricane Michael and The Climate (October 19, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with Steve Curwood on this week's PRI Public Radio International. 

Hurricane Michael and Unnatural Disasters (October 19, 2018)

Dr. Mann's recent interview with BBC News on Hurricane Michael and the Unnatural we are now witnessing due to human-caused climate change.   

This scientist keeps winning money from people who bet against climate change (October 19, 2018)

Mark Kaufman, for Mashable, explains how scientists are winning money from deniers.   

When US senator Jim Inhofe called climate change a hoax (October 19, 2018)

Brendan Montague, writing for The Ecologist, explains how Jim Inhofe called climate change a hoax.

Climate change key issue in elections (October 19, 2018)

Ron Adams letter to the editor in the Herald Review about how climate change is a key issue in the comings elections. 

What Urbanites Can Do To Slow Down Climate Change (October 18, 2018)

Laurie Winkless, writing for Forbes, explains how those living in cities can help slow down climate change.

UnNatural Disasters (October 18, 2018)

Dr. Mann's interview with KCBS Radio on the unnatural disasters the public is now dealing with as a result of human-caused climate change.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump misses on storms, science, clean air (October 17, 2018)

Seth Borenstein, writing for the Associated Press, explains how Trump is misunderstanding climate change. 

Jeff Bezos wants 1 trillion humans in the solar system - and he thinks he knows how to get them there (October 16, 2018)

Andrew Buncombe of The Independent explains Jeff Bezos's plan for sending one trillion people into space.

A Fiscally Based Scale For Tropical Cyclone Storm Surge (October 16, 2018)

Dr. Mann's latest article in American Meteorological Society by Amanda Walker, David Titley, Dr. Mann and co-authors. 

President Trump Just Questioned Human-Made Climate Change In A TV Interview. Scientists Are Disturbed And Disappointed (October 15, 2018)

Zahra Hirji, writing for The Daily Beast, explains why scientists are disappointed with President Trump. 

The UN's Devastating Climate Change Report Was Too Optimistic (October 15, 2018)

Nafeez Ahmed, writing for Motherboard, explains why the UN climate change report was too optimistic. 

Yes -- Donald Trump IS A Threat To The Planet (October 15, 2018)

A commentary Dr. Mann wrote two years ago that has truly proven evergreen.

Climate deniers love to repeat this dead wrong talking point. Here's how to refute it. (October 15, 2018)

Mark Kaufman of Mashable explains how deniers are wrong about the carbon reality of the world. 

Marco Rubio Says He Won't 'Destroy Our Economy' For Climate Change (October 14, 2018)

Carla Baranauckas of the HuffPost explains Marco Rubio's position on climate change. 

Climate change and the science of communication (October 13, 2018)

Interesting commentary by Pecier Decierdo in the Manila Standard. 

What's Another Way to Say 'We're F-cked'? (October 12, 2018)

Jeff Goodell, writing for Rolling Stone, explains why one of the leading climate scientists of our time is warning the public of the horrifying possibility of sea-level rise.