Video of the Week: ‘Claim the Climate’ Protest in Belgium

12 December 2018, by

This week’s video follows the commencement of the UN Climate Change Conference 2018, COP24. Tens of thousands of protestors raised their voices at the recent “Claim the Climate” march in Belgium.

Video of the Week: Discovery of the Hiawatha Impact Crater

5 December 2018, by

Researchers have discovered an enormous impact crater buried beneath the Hiawatha Glacier in northern Greenland. View Video of the Week to learn more about the Hiawatha Impact Crater. 

Video of the Week: Sherpa Rap

28 November 2018, by

This week, watch Nga Sherpa Hyin, a sherpa rap performed by Tsangpa Sherpa that discusses the importance of culture and language.

Video of the Week: The World Bank’s Human Capital Index

14 November 2018, by

This week, learn about the World Bank’s recently launched Human Capital Index and the importance of investing in human capital.

Video of the Week: Freeski of the Mer de Glace

7 November 2018, by

In this week’s Video of the Week, Sam Favret takes us on a white-knuckle freeski of the Mer de Glace, the largest glacier in France. Acrobatic inversions, rotations, and icy wall rides are artfully integrated in a free-flowing ride as natural as the glacier itself.

Video of the Week: Arrowhead Discovered as Glacier Retreats

1 November 2018, by

A researcher walks along a retreating glacier and finds an ancient arrowhead. Watch the video.

Video of the Week: North of Nightfall

24 October 2018, by

This week’s Video of the Week takes place on Axel Heiberg Island in the Arctic Circle, where extreme mountain bikers aim to take on new heights. In the opening few seconds, a man ascends a mountain slope, carrying his bike on his shoulders. The camera pans out, so the viewer can see the vastness of […]

Video of the Week: Comments from IPCC Chair on SR1.5

17 October 2018, by

This week’s Video of the Week features comments from head of IPCC Hoesung Lee regarding the observable effects of climate change on societies and ecosystems following the recent release of the IPCC’s special report, SR1.5.

Video of the Week: Kok Boru (Goat Polo) at the World Nomad Games in Kyrgyzstan

26 September 2018, by

In this weeks video of the week check out the sport of Kok Boru at the World Nomad Games held in Kyrgyzstan.

Video of the Week: Rising Waters, Rising Poets

19 September 2018, by

In this week’s Video of the Week, watch two poets from two different walks of life unite to call attention to climate change.

Video of the Week: Plateau Perspectives

12 September 2018, by

For this week’s Video of the Week, learn about the important work that the Canadian non-profit Plateau Perspectives does for the glacierized mountain landscapes of the Himalayas and Central Asia.

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Video of the Week: Lower Curtis Glacier Flow

29 August 2018, by

This week, we feature a video of outflow gushing from the Lower Curtis glacier. The footage is from Mauri Pelto, a glaciologist and the director of the North Cascades Glacier Climate Project.