A new paper co-authored by Michael Mann helps us stop confusing them.
Michael Mann has a specialty or two. Climate simulation modeling, analysis of proxy data, the study of global teleconnections, Northern Hemisphere surface temperatures over historic time scales, etc. A while back, Mann’s research interests and activities converged, I assume by some combination of design and chance (as is often the case in Academia) with a…
Here’s an event that’s well worth re-opening Kate Mantilini’s on Wilshire Boulevard for: Al Pacino and Robert De Niro are getting together again, but only onstage as The Academy will present a 4K DCP restoration of Michael Mann’s 1995 film Heat on Wednesday, Sept. Show More Summary
Originally published on Gas2. Donald Trump laid out his environmental policies in a speech last week in Bismark, North Dakota. As usual, The Donald spoke in broad generalities without giving specifics. He told his audience he would roll...Show More Summary
A convicted sex offender is in custody for allegedly raping a woman at knifepoint in Brooklyn on Tuesday. The suspect, 52-year-old Michael Mann, reportedly told her, "I will stick you," and said he had seen her in the neighborhood before. Police subsequently caught Mann because he called 911 and asked cops for a ride. [ more › ]
Michael Mann's "Manhunter" has been such a vastly influential crime thriller that you'd hardly know it was a massive flop in theaters. Released 30 years ago this week, on August 15, 1986, "Manhunter" cost $15 million to make but returned...Show More Summary
In 1986, the Miami Vice producer brought style to the world of Hannibal Lecter.
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This is astonishing: Over at Michael Sandberg’s Data Visualization Blog, Robert Mann did the heavy lifting of presenting all of the fact-checking of both the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates, and presenting them in a...Show More Summary
By Deirdre Fulton, staff writer | Commondreams.org ) – – “I’ve never seen Celsius temps like these on a weather map before,” climate scientist Michael Mann said on Twitter. Thermometers in Kuwait…
EXCLUSIVE: Pierre Morel has signed a deal to direct Big Stone Grid, the high-concept suspense thriller that is penned by Bone Tomahawk‘s S. Craig Zahler. This is the project Michael Mann was talking about producing and directing back in 2012 when Sony had acquired Zahler’s spec. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: The long-overdue broadening of the Academy membership’s diversity covered every branch, but none reshaped its membership as strongly as did the Directors Branch. The executive committee, chaired by Michael Mann and also headed...Show More Summary
DATA IS FOR THOSE WITHOUT GOVERNMENT PATRONAGE: Michael Mann, scientist: Data ‘increasingly unnecessary’ because ‘we can see climate change’.
Unscrupulous global warming propagandist Michael Mann — inventor of the infamously bogus hockey stick graph — must be getting tired of falsifying data: Leading climate doomsayer Michael Mann recently downplayed
Today’s comic by Matt Bors is Gun control that doesn't fly: • Deadly record-breaking heat in Southwest could become “typical”: Michael Mann, a leading climate scientist and professor of meteorology at Penn State University, was in Phoenix on Friday when temperatures hit 106 degrees. Show More Summary
The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy is a great new book by climate scientist Michael Mann and cartoonist Tom Toles. This book serves many purposes. It includes an overview of the basic science of climate change and human caused global warming. It has…
With A History Of Violence, Tom Breihan picks the most important action movie of every year, starting with the genre’s birth and moving right up to whatever Vin Diesel’s doing this very minute. The Driver (1978) In the opening shot of...Show More Summary
Marking the passing of Muhammad Ali, Sony Pictures re-released Michael Mann’s 2001 film biography “Ali” last weekend. Less fanfare has greeted it than the “Purple Rain” resurgence that followed Prince’s death—the Purple One’s cult classic emerging everywhere from midnight movies to malls to baseball stadiums. Show More Summary
Michael Mann's 2001 biopic "Ali" is returning to theaters this weekend in celebration of the late icon, whose funeral was held today. Will Smith earned an Academy Award nomination for his portrayal of Muhammad Ali, and he's joined by...Show More Summary
Last weekend brought the tragic news that legendary boxer Muhammad Ali had passed away at 74 years old. Recognized as the greatest of all time — praise the boxer claimed himself early in his career — Ali was not only an iconic athlete but an activist for civil rights, fighting against racism and prejudice. Show More Summary