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Michael E. Mann: The Hockey Stick and the climate wars

16 October 2014

Recording of Michael E Mann talk online

In this special Cabot Institute lecture, in association with Bristol Festival of Ideas, Michael E Mann discussed the science, politics, and ethical dimensions of global warming in the context of his own ongoing experiences as a figure in the centre of the debate over human-caused climate change. The lecture took place in September 2014.

Dr. Michael E Mann is Distinguished Professor of Meteorology at Penn State University, with joint appointments in the Department of Geosciences and the Earth and Environmental Systems Institute. He is also director of the Penn State Earth System Science Center. He is author of more than 160 peer-reviewed and edited publications, and has published books include Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warming in 2008 and The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches from the Front Lines in 2012. He is also a co-founder and avid contributor to the award-winning science website RealClimate.org.

This event was co-sponsored by Bristol Festival of Ideas and the Cabot Institute. Michael E Mann is visiting the Cabot Institute as part of a climate meeting co-funded by WUN.