Showing results by author "Chris Mooney"

Categories

All Categories

72 results
Sort by
    • The Republican Brain

    • The Science of Why They Deny Science - and Reality
    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: William Hughes
    • Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 218
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 189
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 186

    Best-selling author Chris Mooney uses cutting-edge research to explain the psychology behind why today’s Republicans reject reality - it’s just part of who they are. From climate change to evolution, the rejection of mainstream science among Republicans is growing, as is the denial of expert consensus on the economy, American history, foreign policy, and much more. Why won’t Republicans accept things that most experts agree on? Why are they constantly fighting against the facts?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • So That's Why!

    • By Russell on 07-31-14

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Fear the Dark

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum, Patricia Rodriguez
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 74

    Fear grips a town in Colorado as a murderer targets entire families in their own homes. As police and the FBI struggle to contain the situation, they bring in forensic investigator and serial killer expert Darby McCormick. What she finds is a brutal and elusive predator who stays one step ahead of their investigation. As Darby navigates the blood ties and broken promises that divide the locals, she knows all the while the killer is watching, circling his next target: her.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Starts off slow

    • By Sabena on 09-23-16

    Regular price: $22.71

    • The Missing

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 130
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 63

    Darby McCormick had known Melanie Cruz and Stacey Stephens forever. Best friends since childhood, the threesome had survived high school together. But one night in the woods, drinking beers to celebrate Melanie's 16th birthday, the three unsuspecting teenagers witnessed the grisly murder of a woman. Darby and her friends fled the scene, but they left behind a clue to their whereabouts, which only simplified the killer's revenge. It didn't take long to find them. This time, only Darby survived.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Well Written, Well Read

    • By Eric on 04-10-07

    Regular price: $35.93

    • The Dead Room

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Regina Reagan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 49

    A mother and her son have been executed in their home and fingerprint matches show their attacker died 20 years ago. When CSI Darby McCormick is called to the crime scene, it’s one of the most gruesome she’s ever seen. But the forensic evidence is even more disturbing: someone watched the murder unfold – and the killer died in a shoot-out two decades earlier. The deeper Darby digs, the more horrors come to light.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Book, Horrible Production

    • By Selu Winnenberg on 02-02-15

    Regular price: $14.45

    • Seas Aren't Just Rising, Scientists Say - It's Worse Than That. They're Speeding Up

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    "Seas Aren't Just Rising, Scientists Say - It's Worse Than That. They're Speeding Up" is from the August 10, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Climate Change Is Turning into a Race between Politics and Physics

    • By: Chris Mooney, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    On Friday, a major milestone will arrive for global climate change diplomacy. The so-called Paris climate agreement, an international accord forged last December by countries across the world, will become a legal reality far sooner than almost anyone anticipated.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The Soul Collectors

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Regina Reagan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 49

    Ten years ago CSI Darby McCormick investigated a child abduction case. Today, Charlie Rizzo is back and holding his family hostage. He makes only one demand. Bring me Darby McCormick... When Darby arrives to defuse the scene, she finds him horrifically mutilated, with a mask of human skin sewn in place over his own face. Within minutes, a group of men disguised as SWAT officers bursts in and releases deadly gas, killing the Rizzo family and leaving Darby barely alive.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • BONE CHILLING, GRUESOME, BUT A PHENOMONAL STORY

    • By Lisa on 02-23-12

    Regular price: $16.31

    • EPA’s Scott Pruitt Asks Whether Global Warming ‘Necessarily Is a Bad Thing’

    • By: Dino Grandoni, Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    As head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt has repeatedly questioned the scientific consensus that rising levels of carbon dioxide from human-fueled activity are warming the planet.

    "EPA’s Scott Pruitt Asks Whether Global Warming ‘Necessarily Is a Bad Thing’" is from the February 07, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Dino Grandoni, Brady Dennis and Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Climate Scientists Say They May Be Able to Rule out the Worst-Case Scenarios — and the Best Ones

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Climate scientists on Wednesday suggested that they may be able to rule out some of the most dire scenarios of what would happen if greenhouse gas levels in the atmosphere were to double. Unfortunately, the same scientists say the best-case scenarios are also probably unrealistic.

    "Climate Scientists Say They May Be Able to Rule out the Worst-Case Scenarios — and the Best Ones" is from the January 17, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The Secret Friend

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Regina Reagan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 30

    When Harvard student Emma Hale disappears, her father believes she has been kidnapped. Months pass and the trail goes cold but then her body is found floating in Boston Harbour. A year later, Judith Chen, another student, disappears. Like Emma, she is soon found dead in the river. CSI Darby McCormick is assigned to the case and uncovers a key piece of overlooked evidence, one that brings her into contact with Malcolm Fletcher ...a former profiler, now on the FBI's Most Wanted list.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Like it

    • By Yuvett on 04-26-11

    Regular price: $26.54

    • Countries Made Only Modest Climate-Change Promises in Paris. They’re Falling Short Anyway.

    • By: Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Barely two years ago, after weeks of intense bargaining in Paris, leaders from 195 countries announced a global agreement that once had seemed impossible. For the first time, the nations of the world would band together to reduce humanity’s reliance on fossil fuels in an effort to hold off the most devastating effects of climate change.

    "Countries Made Only Modest Climate-Change Promises in Paris. They’re Falling Short Anyway." is from the February 19, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Why Activists Are Pushing a “Supply Side” Strategy for Fighting Climate Change

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "Why Activists Are Pushing a “Supply Side” Strategy for Fighting Climate Change" is from the September 15, 2015 Politics and Power section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Plastic Within the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is ‘Increasing Exponentially,’ Scientists Find

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Seventy-nine thousand tons of plastic debris, in the form of 1.8 trillion pieces, now occupy an area three times the size of France in the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii, a scientific team reported on Thursday.

    "Plastic Within the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is ‘Increasing Exponentially,’ Scientists Find" is from the March 22, 2018 Business section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • For the First Time on Record, Human-Caused Climate Change Has Rerouted an Entire River

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    A team of scientists on Monday documented what they’re describing as the first case of large-scale river reorganization as a result of human-caused climate change.

    "For the First Time on Record, Human-Caused Climate Change Has Rerouted an Entire River" is from the April 17, 2017 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • There's Basically No Landscape on Earth That Humans Haven't Altered, Scientists Say

    • By: Chris Mooney, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "There's Basically No Landscape on Earth That Humans Haven't Altered, Scientists Say" is from the June 06, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Obama's Government Just Released a New Oil and Gas Rule — and Trump's May Not Like It Much

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    The Interior Department on Tuesday finalized a much anticipated new regulation aimed at the oil and gas industry, one that seeks to capture flared natural gas and corral so-called “fugitive” emissions of methane that are escaping drilling operations on public and Native American lands.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • One of the Biggest Icebergs in Recorded History Just Broke Loose From Antarctica

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Scientists announced Wednesday that a much anticipated break at the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica has occurred, unleashing a massive iceberg that is more than 2,200 square miles in area and weighs a trillion tons.

    "One of the Biggest Icebergs in Recorded History Just Broke Loose From Antarctica" is from the July 12, 2017 Energy and Environment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The Incredible Planetary Consequences of a Vegetarian Diet

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "The Incredible Planetary Consequences of a Vegetarian Diet" is from March 21, 2016, National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Bill Nye Wants Us to Invent Our Way out of Climate Change

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "Bill Nye Wants Us to Invent Our Way out of Climate Change" is from the November 11, 2015 Wild Card section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • If You're Looking for Good News about Climate Change, This Is about the Best There Is Right Now

    • By: Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    On election day, the U.S. was busy voting for a president who openly scoffs at the reality of human-caused climate change and has expressed the goal of withdrawing the U.S. from the international process for dealing with it. So if climate change is something you worry about, you’re probably extra worried right now.

    Regular price: $0.95

Show titles per page
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4