By ClimateDenierRoundup. Crossposted from DailyKos. Last week, climate scientist Dr. Michael E. Mann was honored with the AAAS award for Public Engagement in Science. Mann hardly needs an introduction here. Ever since the publication of his hockey stick study twenty years ago, Mann has been a central target of the denial machine. Show More Summary
Do we need a category six in defining storms? Some climate scientists think so, as tropical cyclones increase in duration, intensity, and strength, The Guardian reported. Climatologist Michael Mann said, "Scientifically, [six] wouldShow More Summary
We can’t wait for the next generation to solve the problem of climate change but today’s kids can still be a big force for change, says Michael E. Mann
(American Association for the Advancement of Science) Pennsylvania State University professor and climate scientist Michael E. Mann has been selected to receive the 2018 AAAS Public Engagement with Science Award. The honor recognizes Mann's "tireless efforts to communicate the science of climate change to the media, public and policymakers."
(Penn State) Michael Mann, distinguished professor of atmospheric science and director of the Earth System Science Center, Penn State, will receive the 2018 American Association for the Advancement of Science Public Engagement with Science Award during the annual meeting in Austin, Texas, from Feb. 15 to 19.
JONATHAN ADLER AT THE VOLOKH CONSPIRACY: Whatever Happened to Michael Mann’s Defamation Suit (2018 edition)? It cannot be that once some official body has conducted an investigation of an individual’s conduct, that further criticism of that individual, including criticism that expressly questions the thoroughness or accuracy of the investigatory body, is off limits. By this […]
SERIES Jay Leno’s Garage Jay teaches punk rocker Johnny Rotten how to drive for the first time, then director Michael Mann shows Jay how 1930s gangsters escaped. 7 and 10 p.m. CNBC Supernatural Danneel Ackles (“One Tree Hill”) the wife of series star Jensen Ackles, guest stars in the new episode...
How Michael Mann's meticulously made period piece fits rather well within the rest of his crime-dominated filmography. Read more...
Howard Stern will pay tribute to late rock icon David Bowie on Friday night with a special on his Howard 101 SiriusXM satellite radio station featuring 25 acts performing their favorite Bowie tracks. "I've been listening to this special for about two weeks... it's killer," Stern enthused on Tuesday morning while previewing selections including Lisa…
On the crime auteur's 75th birthday, we pay homage to his very best works. Read more...
Michael Mann is a 34-year-old male whose distinctive face and neck tattoos have caused his image to go viral. On the Facebook page of the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Crime Stoppers, the image of Mann posted to the social networking site has been shared more than 2,000 times and has garnered nearly 1,000 comments. Show More Summary
Al Gore and Michael Mann were laughed off the stage – again – for claiming this winter’s cold and snowy weather, in fact, strengthens the case that global warming is a real and present danger. Shortly thereafter, a study was published that suggests the Earth will become a “DESERT” by 2050 if global warming isn’t stopped.” […]
One Saturday morning in June, two days after the president had announced his intention to withdraw the United States from the landmark Paris climate agreement, Michael Mann was tweeting about Donald Trump. Mann, a Penn State professor who is one of the world’s most prominent climate scientists, was thinking about the daily barrage of revelations surrounding […]
Here is an email sent by Professor Roger Pielke Jr to Professor Michael Mann: Hi Mike- I hope this finds you well. I see you quoted in the media characterizing my work, and in light of your ongoing lawsuit related to libel, I want to make sure that you have been quoted correctly. Show More Summary
One of the reasons film fans love Guillermo del Toro – aside from being a brilliant filmmaker, obviously – is that he’s a film fan himself. If you’ve seen the excellent Netflix documentary adaptation of Mark Harris’s Five Came Back, you’ve seen him talk insightfully about the life and work of Frank Capra (his beautiful […]
Today in news that will make the denizens of Film Twitter lose their collective minds, acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro is apparently making a documentary about acclaimed filmmaker Michael Mann. That’s a whole lot of acclaim to go around. Show More Summary
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And he’s doing it in the most Cult of Climastrology manner (Daily Caller) An Australian author and noted climate scientist are asking for donations to publish a children’s book that
Dr Nick Mann says the King’s Fund report on hospital bed numbers is clear evidence that safe capacity in the NHS has been exceeded. Plus letters from Penny Elder and Michael Craig Watson and Emily Clare Baxter on GPs shutting up shop...Show More Summary