Posts Tagged ‘ Michael Mann ’

Climate-change skeptics have free-speech rights

Feb 5th, 2014 | By

I find myself tugged in two directions by the latest ruling in the defamation suit filed by climatologist Michael Mann. A professor of meteorology at Pennsylvania State University, Mann has long been an object of ire among climate-change skeptics. Now it seems they have let their ire get out of hand.

The most hated climate scientist in the US fights back: Michael Mann is taking a stand for science

Mar 19th, 2013 | By

Given the inventively biting rhetoric of the political campaign against climate science, it’s not surprising that Mann was compared to Jerry Sandusky. What’s surprising is that invective at this level didn’t show up sooner. Neela Banerjee reports in Yale Alumni Magazine.