News, Interviews & Commentaries

A reason to hope - Pioneering climate scientist recognized with environmental achievement award (February 14, 2019)

Angela K Evens, writing for Boulder Weekly, explained how scientists Warren Washington and Dr. Mann were recognized with environmental achievement award.

Roses Are Red, but Could They Be Greener? (February 14, 2019)

Lisa Friedman, Kendra Pierre-Louis and Jillian Mock explain the Green New Deal.

APS Member Michael Mann Shares 2019 Tyler Prize (February 14, 2019)

Leah Poffenberger explains how Michael Mann is recognized for exceptional achievement in environmental research, sharing the award with Warren Washington. 

The Green New Deal Has Put Climate Change Denial Out to Pasture (February 13, 2019)

Charles Pierce, writing for Esquire, explains how Republicans have pivoted to actually talking-about-talking-about a solution.   

A pioneer and a warrior in climate science to share 2019 Tyler Prize (February 13, 2019)

Peter Dykstra writing for Environmental Health News congratulates climatologists Warren Washington and Michael Mann on having the courage and commitment to inform and advance public...

Green New Deal & Winning the Tyler Prize For Environmental Achievement w/ Michael Mann (February 13, 2019)

Dr. Mann's interview with Sam Seder on the Green New Deal and winning the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement.

The House Science Committee Just Held a Helpful Hearing on Climate Science for the First Time in Years (February 13, 2019)

Francie Diep, writing for Pacific Standard, explains how only once members agree that climate change is real, can they start talking about what to do.

Why More Heat Means The End Of The Predictable World As We Know It (February 13, 2019)

Lance Olsen, writing for The Mountain Journal, explains how by not confronting the causes of climate change, we're setting ourselves up for huge economic and ecological impacts.

McConnell pushes symbolic vote in favor of drowning American cities (February 13, 2019)

Dan Desai Martin, writing for Shareblue Media, explains why senate majority leader Mitch McConnell put on record that his party is not interested in saving the planet. 

When Warren Washington created the first climate model, he had no idea how necessary it was. He just won the 'Nobel Prize for the environment.' (February 12, 2019)

Aylin Woodward, for Business Insider, explains how necessary Warren Washington's creation of the first climate model was to history. 

'The most villainous act in the history of human civilization' Michael E Mann speaks out (February 12, 2019)

The renowned US climate scientist and Tyler Prize winner talks exclusively to Samantha Page for Cosmos.

Pioneers of climate science win “Nobel” prize for environment (February 12, 2019)

Mihai Andrei, writing for ZME Science, explains why Warren Washington and Michael Mann have been awarded 2019 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement. 

Pioneers of climate science win "Nobel" prize for environment (February 12, 2019)

Mihai Andrei for ZME Science explains why Washington and Mann are the most deserving scientists to receive this award. 

Climate Scientist Dr. Michael Mann, Tyler Prize 2019 Laureate, Interview (February 12, 2019)

Jayde Lovell sits down with climate scientist Dr. Michael E. Mann, co-recipient of the 2019 Tyler Price for environmental achievement.

Pioneering Black Scientist to Win Novel Prize of Climate Change (February 12, 2019)

Marlene Cimons of Nexus Media announces that climate scientist Warren Washington will be awarded the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement.

Michael Mann awarded the 2019 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement (February 12, 2019)

Penn State news announces that Michael Mann awarded the 2019 Tyler Prize for environmental achievement. 

Winning World War II wasn't socialism. Neither is the Green New Deal (February 12, 2019)

Joseph Romm, writing for Climate Progress, explains how the Green New Deal is not socialism. 

Warren Washington and Michael Mann Awarded 2019 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement (February 12, 2019)

Steve Hanley for Clean Technica congratulates Warren Washington and Michael Mann on their award.

Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement Q&A (February 12, 2019)

Dr. Michael E. Mann's question and answer about being selected as the 2019 Tyler Prize Laureate.

Warren Washington & Michael Mann Awarded 2019 Tyler Prize For Environmental Achievement (February 12, 2019)

Steve Hanley, from Clean Technica, recognizes Warren Washington and Michael Mann on being awarded 2019 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement.

Pioneering Black Scientist to Win Nobel Prize of Climate Change (February 12, 2019)

Marlene Cimons, writing for Popular Science, recognizes climate scientist Warren Washington as he will be awarded the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement. 

Tyler Prize Awarded to Climate Scientists Washington and Mann (February 12, 2019)

Randy Showstack, writing for EOS, recognizes Warren Washington and Michael Mann for their efforts to advance climate change knowledge through their research and in public policy. 

‘The most villainous act in the history of human civilisation.’ Michael E Mann speaks out (February 12, 2019)

Samantha Page, for Cosmos Magazine, talks with the renowned US climate scientist and Tyler Prize winner.

Why are thousands of students striking from school? (February 11, 2019)

Clementine de Pressigny, writing for Vice, explains why students are ditching school to demand action against climate change. 

Why Millennial Listen When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Speaks (February 11, 2019)

Jackson Schroeder of The University Network explains why millennials identify with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

The Coldest Recorded Years That Earth Has Suffered All Occurred At Least 90 Years Ago (February 9, 2019)

Kristine Moore Writer for The Inquisitr explains that the coldest year on record was 1904, with the coldest years on record all occurring over 90 years ago.

Mike Mann on the Arctic Methane Bomb (February 9, 2019)

Peter Sinclair, writing for The Climate Denial Crock of the Week talks with Dr. Mann.

Climate Change Denial Groups Push Campaign to Tie 'Green New Deal' to Fyre Festival (February 8, 2019)

Davis Richardson, writing for the Observer, explains why climate change deniers are trying to connect the Green New Deal to the Fyre Festival.

The Polar Vortex, explained (February 6, 2019)

Sarah Gibbens from National Geographic explains the polar vortex.

Green New Dealers Call for Turning 'Rage Into Action' After Trump Refuses to Even Say Word 'Climate' in SOTU (February 6, 2019)

Jessica Corbett, writing for Common Dreams, explains how people are reacting to Trump refusing to say the word 'Climate'.

The State of Climate Policy in 2019 (February 5, 2019)

Penn State distinguished Professor of atmospheric science, Michael Mann's interview with MSNBC where he summarizes the past year in climate policy, and the impact of President Trump's...

The What Matters Most Podcast (February 4, 2019)

Dr. Michael Mann joins Paul Samuel Dolman on his 500th episode celebratory podcast. 

Using The Big Freeze To Deny Climate Change...Stupidity Or Cynicism? (February 2, 2019)

Dr. Michael E. Mann's new op-ed in The Guardian on the reaction to the polar vortex and why it reminds us how important it is to have a citizenry who can distinguish between scientific fact and...

It's damn cold, but heat records in the U.S. still dominate (February 1, 2019)

Mark Kaufman, writing for Mashable, explains how just because there were extreme cold temperatures across much of the east coast, the U.S. is still beating heat records. 

The Energy 202: EPA adds researcher who calls climate science 'murky' to key advisory board (February 1, 2019)

Dino Grandoni for The Washington Post explains how dangerous the new EPA researcher is to climate science.

Think this polar vortex was cold? It should have been colder (February 1, 2019)

Andrew Revkin, writing for The National Geographic explains how the science proves that colder naps will occur more often over longer timescales. 

How Arctic warming may have blasted us with the polar vortex (January 31, 2019)

Andrew Freedman, writing for Axios, explains how warming can actually explain the polar vortex in the U.S.

Scientists defend Ocasio-Ortez's warning that we have 12 years to avert climate catastrophe (January 31, 2019)

Joseph Romm for Think Progress explains how only deep cuts in carbon pollution will save the world from the incoming climate disaster.

How global Warming May Be Behind the Deep Freeze - Or Not (January 30, 2019)

Alan Neuhauser, writing for U.S. News and World Report, explains how global warming is behind the deep freeze. 

Extreme weather: Polar vortex in Midwest, record heat in Australia, weird warmth in Alaska. What's going on? (January 30, 2019)

Doyle Rice, writing for USA Today, explains how climate change is connecting all of the extreme weather across the globe.

Polar vortex event' brings subzero temps to U.S - and it could become more common (January 30, 2019)

Stephen Johnson, writing for Big Think, explains how this polar vortex could become more common.

How does global warming explain the extremely gold weather? Here's what experts say (January 30, 2019)

Herb Scribner for Deseret News explains how global warming can explain the polar vortex in the United States.

Extreme cold gripping Midwest does not debunk global warming, experts say (January 30, 2019)

Jim Rainey of NBC News debunks the myth that the extreme cold is not proof of climate change.

Trump always dismisses climate change when it's cold. Not so fast, experts say (January 29, 2019)

Chris Mooney, writing for The Washington Post, explains why you cannot dismiss climate change when it's cold.

Climate Change Crisis - Murray's Green Basin Almost Dusty Outback (January 25, 2019)

The Irish Examiner explains how climate change is affecting the biomes around the world.

2018 was the Earth's fourth-warmest year on record (January 25, 2019)

New York Post explains how last year only came in fourth hottest because of natural yearly variability.

Are We Headed Toward the Worst-Case Climate Change Scenario? (January 25, 2019)

Kate Wheeling, writing for Pacific Standard explains how we could be headed to the worst-case climate change scenario.

High heat but no record: 2018 was the 4th warmest year on Earth (January 24, 2019)

Seth Borenstein for the Associated Press explains how even though 2018 was extremely warm, it was only the 4th warmest year on Earth.

Study shows dramatic increase in melting of Greenland ice sheet, and raises fears of accelerating feedbacks (January 23, 2019)

Dr. Mann's interview with CBC Nova Scotia about the dramatic increase in melting of Greenland's ice sheet.