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Journey Into Climate (March 2018) - Appalachian State University, North Carolina.

March 2018 Presentation by Dr. Paul Mayewski, Director of the Climate Change Institute - University of Maine, at Appalachian State University, North Carolina.


Ice Core, Memory of the Planet (2017) - CHATTERMARK, Rockland Maine

Interview with Dr. Paul Mayewski, Director of the Climate Change Institute, University of Maine.  Mayewski has led 55 expeditions to some of the remotest polar and high altitude reaches of the planet.



Dr. Paul Mayewski, director of the Climate Change Institute discusses the differences between the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) approach to climate change and the Heartland Institute’s Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) approach.


Climate Change: Scientific Evidence or Alternative "Facts"

Collins Center for the Arts, University of Maine, April 19, 2017

Paul Mayewski

Director and Professor, Climate Change Institute, University of Maine

Paul Mayewski, director and professor of the University of Maine's Climate Change Institute, is an internationally renowned explorer and climate scientist who has led more than 55 expeditions into the most remote reaches of the planet to research how the climate system operates and how humans have been involved.  He and his institute colleagues also are applying their scientific findings and newly developed software tools to allow transparent access to climate data and to build a new innovative framework for climate prediction.  Mayewski also will discuss the emerging approaches to climate change and provide suggestions for public awareness.


Professor Gordon Hamilton Memorial Video Tribute

A video tribute in memory of University of Maine Professor Gordon Hamilton, featuring photos and excerpts from remarks made at his private service Nov. 3. Dr. Hamilton, a University of Maine faculty member in the School of Earth and Climate Sciences, and a researcher with the Climate Change Institute, died in a field accident Oct. 22 while conducting research in Antarctica. He was 50 years old.


Westwind ice coring expedition to South Georgia Oct 2015 - Video


Extreme Weather:  Researchers look at the effects of a changing environment on Maine's marine waterways, croplands and municipalities

P. Mayewski, S. Birkel, D. Brady, M.J. Perry, M. Neary  - Video Transcript


40 Years of Climate Change Research Videos

Paul A. Mayewski  YouTube - 10/5/2012

Daniel Sandweiss YouTube - 4/4/2013

George Jacobson YouTube - 3/20/2013

Gordon Hamilton YouTube - 3/1/2013

Stephen Norton YouTube - 1/14/2013

Ivan Fernandez YouTube - 4/26/2013

Peter Koons YouTube - 6/7/2013

Joseph Kelley YouTube - 6/11/2013

James Fastook YouTube - 6/20/2013

Hal Borns YouTube 1/16/2014

Brian Olsen YouTube 1/27/2014


Additional Research Videos

Virtual Fieldwork in Greenland

Click here to view the Virtual Fieldwork Experience website


Science Nation

Click here to view the "Alaska Mountain Glaciers Retreating due to Climate Change"


Climate Change Research in Denali

Click here to view the “Denali Ice Core” video on YouTube- June 2013


Kuli South Georgia Expedition 

 YouTube - 10/2012


Gordon Hamilton - Greenland Ice Sheet Melting

YouTube -Sept 6, 2012

Climate change researcher Gordon Hamilton comments on this summer's record melting of the Greenland ice sheet


Bess Koffman - AGU "Lights, Camera, Science!" Student Video Competition Winner

YouTube - August 2012


Paul Mayewski - Rio+20 United Nations Conference

YouTube - June 2012


Garrand-Andes Expedition

YouTube - February 2011


How do ice cores allow researchers to look at global climate change?

YouTube - Mar 1, 2011


Karl Kreutz - Denali Ice

YouTube - Feb 10, 2010


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