Media & Outreach

Iceberg armadas boosted monsoon rains in a different hemisphere
Story on Strikis et al. (2018) PNAS paper, March 2018
Article in

A thousand years of weather
Press release and articles on NSF PIRE award, September 2017
UAlbany video
UAlbany press release
Times Union article
Daily Gazette article

Capital region joins US movement to support climate pact
Story on Trump's decision to withdraw from Paris Accord, June 2017
Times Union article

Looking way back to forecast way out
Story on Novello et al. (2017) paper in Scientific Reports, May 2017
UAlbany press release

Lake sediments may be key to predicting melting sea ice in Canadian Arctic
Story on LaPointe et al. (2016) CPD paper, Dec. 2016
AGU Blogosphere

The climatic toll of volcanic eruptions
Story on Colose et al. (2016) ESD paper, Oct. 2016
Article in

Climate Change and ecology of Andean lakes
Story on Michelutti et al. (2015) PLoS One paper, Jan. 2016
Article in Pacific Standard

The tropical Andes without snow and ice
AGU Union Session U42A on mountains without snow and ice, Dec, 2015
AGU Union channel - Video on demand (you need to register to access presentation)

SUNY BEST Presentation on Climate Change in NY State
Binghamton, Oct. 1, 2015
TV interview
Video of presentation

Vuille et al. (2015. JGR) paper press release
La Tercera, Chilean Newspaper, June 22, 2015
La Tercera press release (in spanish)

Binghamton Innovation Day
Binghamton University, April 24, 2015
TV interview

Michelutti et al. (2015. PLoS One) paper press release
Queen's Gazette, February 10, 2015
Queen's University press release

ECPA Public Forum on climate change and clean energy
OAS, Washington D.C, April 16, 2014
ECPA press release

Glacier retreat in the Andes of Ecuador
Quito, Ecuador, Nov. 20-21, 2013
Interview with Ecuadorian newspaper El Universo (in Spanish)

ACCION / UNESCO / CONDESAN Climate Policy workshop
Quito, Ecuador, Nov. 20-21, 2013

ECPA press release
CONDESAN press release
UNESCO press release

1st International ACCION/UNESCO Climate School
SENAMHI, Lima, Peru, Sept. 3-6, 2013

ECPA press release (in English)
ECPA press release (in Spanish)

Andean glacier retreat
Interview during Foro Glaciares, Huaraz, Peru, July 6, 2013

Agronoticias article (in Spanish)

Reconstructing South American monsoon history
Univ. at Albany, Aug. 8, 2013

UAlbany press release

IDB Sustainability Roundtable 'Integrated Water resources management in Latin America and the Caribbean'
Panel discussion at Interamerican Development Bank, Washington D.C., July 24, 2013

Video of Panel discussion

As Andes' glaciers get smaller, South Americans will grow thirstier
Interview on MPRnews (Minnesota Public Radio), May 2, 2013

Radio interview

New guidelines in Science education
Interview on CBS6 news, April 10, 2013

TV interview

ACCION video
Univ. at Albany , Feb. 19, 2013

UAlbany video release

Local Impacts of Climate Change
Interview on CBS6 news, Feb.18, 2013

TV interview

ECPA Senior fellow visit in Peru
Interview at the US embassy in Lima, June 1, 2012

Interview Part 1
Interview Part 2

Unprecedented glacier melting in the Andes blamed on climate change
22. January, 2013

EGU press release
BBC News
Science daily
The Guardian
Christian Science Monitor
The Chicago Tribune

Hurricane Sandy
Interview on YNN (Capital tonight) Nov.1, 2012

TV interview

Virtual field trip to the Andes
Univ. at Albany , Oct. 29, 2012

UAlbany News release

ECPA Panel at US Center June 18, 2012

Video of Panel discussion
Video of ECPA Interview

ECPA Senior fellow visit in Peru
Meeting on water use in Huaura, May 31, 2012

News release (in Spanish)

Andean glacier retreat
Global Conversations at, May 18, 2012

Blog post

ACCION Project announced
University at Albany press release, March 23, 2012

News Release

Cold waves in the Andes
The Daily Climate Feb. 16, 2012

Online article

Climate Change and glacier retreat in Colombia
Bogota and Medellin,  Colombia, Nov. 2011

Radio interview with Colombian National Park Service (in Spanish)
El Espectador newspaper interview (in Spanish)
El Colombiano newspaper (in Spanish)
Prensa Verde interview at D7 Meeting in Medellin (in Spanish)
Interview with Universidad Nacional Press Agency in Medellin (in Spanish)

Joint Study unearths link between Industrialization, melting of tropical glaciers
UAlbany, June 29, 2011.

UAlbany press release

2,300-year climate record suggests severe tropical droughts as northern temperatures rise
U Pittsburgh, May 11, 2011.

 Press release

Scientists investigate Ecuador's receding glaciers
BBC, April, 24, 2010.

News clip

Climate Change and glaciers in the (semi- )arid zone of South America
International Glaciological Conference Ice and Climate Change: A view from the south. Valdivia, Chile, Feb., 1-3, 2010.


Copenhagen Climate Change summit on Vox Pop
WAMC Northeast Public Radio, Dec. 12, 2009.

Radio broadcast

Endangered reservoirs of snow and ice
Neue Zuercher Zeitung (Largest Swiss newspaper), Nov. 25, 2009.

Newspaper article

Environment America press release on Carbon dioxide emissions from power plants
WAMC Northeast Public Radio, Nov. 25, 2009.

Radio broadcast

Climate change and water management in mountain regions
SWISS NPR (RADIO DRS 2), Sept. 26, 2009.

Radio broadcast (in german)

Modes of tropical and high-latitude climate variability and their past and present fingerprint in South America
PAGES Open Science Meeting – Retrospective Views on the Planet’s Future, Corvallis, OR, July 8-11, 2009.


UAlbany scientists study past climate variability and its effects on monsoons in South America
UAlbany, February 23, 2009.

UAlbany press release

The vulnerable Andes - The impacts of climate change in the Cordillera
Climate impacts and adaptation responses in Latin America - A glimpse into the near future. The World Bank, Washington D.C., November 7, 2006.


Climate Change in the tropical Andes - observations, models and simulated future impacts on glaciers and stream flow
CONCORD – Climate Change - Organizing the Science for the American Cordillera, Mendoza, Argentina, April 4-6., 2006.


The Ukukus wonder why a sacred glacier melts in Peru' Andes; It could portend world's end, so mountain worhipers are stewarding the ice
The Wall Street Journal, June 17, 2005.

Newspaper article