Take Note: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet

Dec 2, 2016

Michael Mann, distinguished professor of meteorology and director of the Earth System Science Center at Penn State, and co-author of "The Madhouse Effect."

Polls show that the overwhelming majority of Americans recognize the urgency of acting on human-induced climate change. Why then haven't we done more as a nation to address the problem?  Penn State climate scientist Michael Mann says politicians are doing the bidding of powerful fossil fuel interests while ignoring the long-term good of the people they’re supposed to represent.