Paul Mayewski has led more than 30 scientific expeditions to the Antarctic, the Arctic, the Himalayas, and the Tibetan Plateau. He is the Field Leader of the US ITASE expedition and a professor at the University of Maine. Perhaps the most startling new information gleaned from these frozen records is the knowledge that natural climate is far from stable; quite the opposite-major, fast changes in climate are found throughout the record.
Art Bell: Somewhere in Time journeyed back to October 16, 2002, when Art was joined by Dr. Paul Mayewski who discussed the nature of climate change by looking deep into the ice of the Arctic and why the ice is melting at such high rates. ... More »Host: Art Bell - Somewhere In Time