Michael Mann


Esquire Falls into the Despondency Trap—We’re Not “F’d” on Climate Change

, former science communication officer

John H. Richardson has published a despairing profile of climate researchers in Esquire, where he examines the existential dread they sometimes feel as they study the effects of industrial carbon burning. In particular, he focuses on Jason Box, a climate researcher whose blunt Twitter message went viral last year: Read more >

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Out of Facts, Climate Contrarians Seek to Intimidate

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Last week, my colleague Dr. Brenda Ekwurzel gave a talk alongside Dr. Michael Mann, a Penn State professor who has faced constant harassment from politicians and groups that don’t accept mainstream climate science.

The event received an outsize amount of scrutiny from climate contrarians, including some misleading and forceful demands directed at Dr. Mann and the event organizers. Read more >

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More Misrepresentations of Climate Science in Legal Briefs Criticizing Michael Mann

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The latest round of legal briefs have been filed in climate scientist Michael Mann’s lawsuit against the National Review (NRO) and Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI). Although these documents rehash a lot of arguments about the science I’ve examined previously, some claims jumped out at me. Read more >

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Michael Mann Responds to Misleading Filings in Climate Change Lawsuit

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Two years ago, a Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) analyst said something incredibly nasty about Penn State University climate researcher Michael Mann: Read more >

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Four Questions with Climate Science “Ambassador” Scott Mandia

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Scott Mandia has done a lot of work to help climate researchers, especially ones who find themselves in the middle of media and political maelstroms. Read more >

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