Polar-Palooza in NYC

For all our hip metro readers that will be in New York City on Saturday Feb. 7th, you will not want to miss this event. Unfortunately, none of the Deep Sea News team lives above the Mason-Dixon Line.

New York Times Live Presents

Stories from a Changing Planet

A TimesTalk Event


Watch a dynamic multimedia presentation of Polar-Palooza, which brings to life the latest research on Earth’s past and future climate from scientists just back from the Poles and hear from climate change and environmental experts.

Andrew Revkin, New York Times environmental reporter and blogger for NYTimes.com’s Dot Earth, will moderate this discussion with

Richard Alley, Penn State glaciologist and co-author of “Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change” (the IPCC was awarded the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with Al Gore)

Mary C. Albert, U.S. lead scientist on the 2008 traverse of East Antarctica

Michael Castellini, seal and penguin expert

Orville Huntington, an Athabascan Indian from interior Alaska, who sees climate change every day as he hunts and fishes.

Saturday, Feb. 7 | 4:00 – 6:00 PM

The Times Center, 242 West 41st Street, between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City

Tickets are $30 plus handling fee. Seating is first come, first served. Tickets are mailed approximately two weeks before the event; there are no refunds. TimesTalks programs are subject to change.

Order tickets online at www.TimesTalks.com or call (888) NYT-1870 to order tickets by phone.

Kevin Zelnio (870 Posts)