NCEAS Multimedia

Radio Interview: Drought and Global Warming are "One-Two" Punch for California

Interview with NCEAS Director Frank Davis and UCSB ResearcherJoel Michaelsen, January 31, 2014
by Lance Orozco, KCLU Public Radio
 

Video: Science for Nature and People (SNAP)

Interview with NCEAS Director Frank Davis and Deputy Director Stephanie Hampton, Summer 2013

 

Video: NCEAS Model - Synthesis and Collaboration

Interview with NCEAS Director Frank Davis and Deputy Director Stephanie Hampton, Summer 2013

 

Video: Synthesis: Enhancing Scientific Understanding

Interview with Frank Davis, Stephanie Hampton and Robert Condon, December 6, 2011
UCSB's National Center for Analysis and Synthesis: A Model for Enhancing Scientific Understanding
by UCSB Office of Public Affairs

Related scientific paper:
Stephanie E. Hampton and John N. Parker
BioScience 61(11):900-910, 2011

Radio Interview: New Approach to Dealing with Plastic Pollution

Interview with Mark Browne and Chelsea Rochman, March 14, 2013
Research Team Suggests New Approach To Dealing With Exploding Global Plastics Pollution Problem
by Lance Orozco, KCLU Public Radio

Related scientific paper:
Chelsea M. Rochman, Mark Anthony Browne, Benjamin S. Halpern, Brian T. Hentschel, Eunha Hoh, Hrissi K. Karapanagioti, Lorena M. Rios-Mendoza, Hideshige Takada, Swee Teh and Richard C. Thompson
Nature, 494: 169-171, 2013

Radio Interview: Scientists Pass The Hat For Research Funding

Interview with Jai Rangananthan, February 15, 2013
by Joe Palca, National Public Radio

Video Conference: Trends in Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (TrEAS) March 21-23, 2012

Radio Interview: Next Wave of Invasive Plants

Interview with Bethany Bradley, January 9, 2012
Santa Barbara County Based Research Team Issues Warning About Invasive Plants
by Lance Orozco, KCLU Public Radio

Related scientific paper:
Bethany A. Bradley, Dana M. Blumenthal, Regan Early, Edwin D. Grosholz, Joshua J. Lawler, Luke P. Miller, Cascade J.B. Sorte, Carla M. D'Antonio, Jeffrey M. Diez, Jeffrey S. Dukes, Ines Ibanez, and Julian D. Olden
Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment (e-View) (2011)

Podcast: Curiouser and Curiouser: From Siberia to the Tropics with a Thermometer

Interview with Stephen Katz, June 16, 2011, Miller McCune
by Jai Ranganathan

Related scientific paper:
Stephen L. Katz, Stephanie E. Hampton, Lyubov R. Izmest'eva, Marianne V. Moore
PLoS ONE 6(2): e14688, 2011

Podcast: Curiouser and Curiouser: The Next Epidemic - How Society Aids Disease

Interview with Sadie Ryan, June 7, 2011, Miller McCune
by Jai Ranganathan

Podcast: Curiouser and Curiouser: Why Are There So Many Species in Tropical Rainforests?

Interview with Simon Queenborough, December 10, 2010, Miller McCune
by Jai Ranganathan

Related scientific paper:
Simon A. Queenborough, David F.R.P Burslem, Nancy C. Garwood, Renato Valencia
Proceedings of the Royal Society, Biological Sciences 276:4197-4205, 2009

Podcast: Curiouser and Curiouser: Out of Control Wildfires: A California-size Disaster

Interview with Max Moritz, December 2, 2010, Miller McCune
by Jai Ranganathan

Related scientific paper:
Max A. Moritz, Tadashi J. Moody, Meg A. Krawchuk, Mimi Huges, Alex Hall
Geophysical Research Letters 37: L04801, 2010

Podcast: Curiouser and Curiouser: Why Are Chili Peppers So Spicy?

Interview with Josh Tewksbury, November, 18, 2010, Miller McCune
by Jai Ranganathan

Related scientific paper:
Joshua J. Tewksbury, Karen M. Reagan, Noelle J. Machnicki, Tomás A. Carlo, David C. Haak, Alejandra Lorena Calderón Peñaloza, Douglas J. Levey
PNAS0802691105, 2008

Podcast: Curiouser and Curiouser: Are Conservation Biologists Wasting Their Time?

Interview with Hugh Possingham, November 10, 2010, Miller McCune
by Jai Ranganathan

Podcast: Curiouser and Curiouser: Fishing Overs & Unders

Interview with Larry Crowder, October 15, 2010, Miller McCune
by Jai Ranganathan

Radio Interview: Fire Can Be Good for Global Warming

Interview with Jennifer Balch, March 21, 2010, National Public Radio
by Christopher Joyce, on Weekend Edition, NPR

Related scientific paper:
David M. J. S. Bowman, Jennifer K. Balch, Paulo Artaxo, William J. Bond, Jean M. Carlson, Mark A. Cochrane, Carla M. D’Antonio, Ruth S. DeFries, John C. Doyle, Sandy P. Harrison, Fay H. Johnston, Jon E. Keeley, Meg A. Krawchuk, Christian A. Kull, J. Brad Marston, Max A. Moritz, I. Colin Prentice,  Christopher I. Roos, Andrew C. Scott, Thomas W. Swetnam, Guido R. van der Werf, Stephen J. Pyne
Science 324(5926) 481 - 484 (2009)

Podcast: What Will Global Warming Do to Life in the Ocean?

Interview with Mary O'Connor, December 21, 2009
by Jai Ranganathan Voyage of the Beagle  podcasts

Podcast: Are Parasites Changing Human Societies?

Interview with Kevin Lafferty, December 9, 2009
by Jai Ranganathan Voyage of the Beagle  podcasts

Podcast: Using Google to Understand Complex Ecosystems

Interview with Stefano Allesina, November 11, 2009
by Jai Ranganathan Voyage of the Beagle  podcasts

Podcast: Can We Predict the Location of Future Epidemics in Humans and Wildlife?

Interview with Jonathan Davies, November 10, 2009
by Jai Ranganathan Voyage of the Beagle  podcasts

Video: Johan Rockström Introduces Planetary Boundaries
Stockholm Resilience Centre, September 2009

Related scientific paper:
A Safe Operating Space for Humanity
Johan Rockström, Will Steffen, Kevin Noone, Åsa Persson, F. Stuart Chapin, III, Eric F. Lambin, Timothy M. Lenton, Marten Scheffer, Carl Folkel, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Björn Nykvist, Cynthia A. de Wit, Terry Hughes, Sander van der Leeuw, Henning Rodhe, Sverker Sörlin, Peter K. Snyder, Robert Costanza, Uno Svedin, Malin Falkenmark, Louise Karlberg, Robert W. Corell, Victoria J. Fabry, James Hansen, Brian Walker, Diana Liverman, Katherine Richardson, Paul Crutzen & Jonathan A. Foley
Nature 461, 472-475 ( 2009)

Radio Interview: New SB-based Study Shows Global Process in Protecting Fisheries

Interview with Boris Worm, Chris Costello and Trevor Branch , August 3, 2009
by Lance Orozco, KCLU Public Radio

Related scientific paper: 
Rebuilding Global Fisheries
Boris Worm, Ray Hilborn, Julia K. Baum, Trevor A. Branch, Jeremy S. Collie, Christopher Costello, Michael J. Fogarty, Elizabeth A. Fulton, Jeffrey A. Hutchings, Simon Jennings, Olaf P. Jensen, Heike K. Lotze, Pamela M. Mace, Tim R. McClanahan, Cóilín Minto, Stephen R. Palumbi, Ana M. Parma, Daniel Ricard, Andrew A. Rosenberg,  Reg Watson,  Dirk Zeller
Science 325(5940) 578 - 585 (2009)

Rebuilding Fisheries Website

Radio Interview: Mapping Project Creates Picture of Environmental Problems in Pacific Ocean

Interview with Ben Halpern and Kim Selkoe, May 19, 2009
by Lance Orozco, KCLU Public Radio

Related scientific paper:
Mapping Cumulative Human Impacts to California Current Marine Ecosystems
Benjamin S. Halpern , Carrie V. Kappel , Kimberly A. Selkoe,  Fiorenza Micheli , Colin M. Ebert , Caitlin Kontgis , Caitlin M. Crain, Rebecca G. Martone , Christine Shearer, Sarah J. Teck
Conservation Letters 2(3) 138-148 (2009)

Radio Interview: Researchers Say Fires Big Factor in Global Warming

Interview with David Bowman and Jennifer Balch, April 7, 2009
by Lance Orozco, KCLU Public Radio

Audio Press Conference: Fire in the Earth System

with David Bowman, Jennifer Balch, and Thomas W. Swetnam, April 2009, National Science Foundation

Related scientific paper:
David M. J. S. Bowman, Jennifer K. Balch, Paulo Artaxo, William J. Bond, Jean M. Carlson, Mark A. Cochrane, Carla M. D’Antonio, Ruth S. DeFries, John C. Doyle, Sandy P. Harrison, Fay H. Johnston, Jon E. Keeley, Meg A. Krawchuk, Christian A. Kull, J. Brad Marston, Max A. Moritz, I. Colin Prentice,  Christopher I. Roos, Andrew C. Scott, Thomas W. Swetnam, Guido R. van der Werf, Stephen J. Pyne
Science 324(5926) 481 - 484 (2009)

Radio Interview: South Coast is Home for Internationally Known Environmental Research Center

interviews with NCEAS Postdoctoral Associates, January 29, 2009
by KCLU's Award Winning News Director, Lance Orozco

Print Interview: Emerging Research Fronts - 2008

Interview with Jim Elser, December 2008
by ScienceWatch.com

Related scientific paper:
Global Analysis of Nitrogen and Phosphorus Limitation of Primary Producers in Freshwater, Marine and Terrestrial Ecosystems
James J. Elser, Matthew E.S. Bracken, Elsa E. Cleland, Daniel S. Gruner, W. Stanley Harpole, Helmut Hillebrand, Jacqueline T. Ngai, Eric W. Seabloom, Jonathan B. Shurin, Jennifer E. Smith
Ecology Letters 10(12) 1135-1142 (2007)

Video Interview: New Insights on the History and Future of Species Extinctions

Interview with John Alroy, August 2008, National Science Foundation

Related scientific paper:
Phanerozoic Trends in the Global Diversity of Marine Invertebrates
John Alroy, Martin Aberhan, David J. Bottjer,Michael Foote, Franz T. Fürsich, Peter J. Harries, Austin J. W. Hendy, Steven M. Holland, Linda C. Ivany, Wolfgang Kiessling, Matthew A. Kosnik, Charles R. Marshall, Alistair J. McGowan, Arnold I. Miller, Thomas D. Olszewski, Mark E. Patzkowsky, Shanan E. Peters, Loïc Villier, Peter J. Wagner, Nicole Bonuso, Philip S. Borkow, Benjamin Brenneis, Matthew E. Clapham, Leigh M. Fall, Chad A. Ferguson, Victoria L. Hanson, Andrew Z. Krug, Karen M. Layou, Erin H. Leckey, Sabine Nürnberg, Catherine M. Powers, Jocelyn A. Sessa, Carl Simpson, Adam Tomasovich, Christy C. Visaggi
Science 321(5885)  97 - 100

Radio Interview: Scientists Map Ocean Damage

Interview with Ben Halpern, February 14, 2008
by John Nielsen, National Public Radio’s All Things Considered

Related scientific paper:
A Global Map of Human Impact on Marine Ecosystems
Benjamin S. Halpern, Shaun Walbridge, Kimberly A. Selkoe, Carrie V. Kappel, Fiorenza Micheli, Caterina D'Agrosa, John F. Bruno, Kenneth S. Casey, Colin Ebert, Helen E. Fox, Rod Fujita, Dennis Heinemann, Hunter S. Lenihan, Elizabeth M. P. Madin, Matthew T. Perry, Elizabeth R. Selig, Mark Spalding, Robert Steneck and Reg Watson
Science 319(5865)  948-952

Radio Interview: Environmentalists Debate the Promise of Biofuels

Interview with David Tilman on Biofuels, February 8, 2008
by National Public Radio’s Talk of the Nation 

Print Interview: New Hot Paper Topics

Interview with Jane Elith and Catherine Graham, May 2007
Essential Science Indicators

Related scientific paper:
Novel Methods Improve Prediction of Species' Distributions From Occurrence Data
Jane Elith, Catherine H. Graham, Robert P. Anderson, Miroslav Dudík, Simon Ferrier, Antoine Guisan, Robert J. Hijmans, Falk Huettmann, John R. Leathwick, Anthony Lehmann, Jin Li, Lucia G. Lohmann, Bette A. Loiselle, Glenn M
Ecography 29(2) (2006)

Video Interview: Impacts of Biodiversity Loss on Ocean Ecosystem Services

Interview with Boris Worm, November 2006
Future of Marine Animal Populations

Boris Worm, Edward B. Barbier, Nicola Beaumont, J. Emmett Duffy, Carl Folke, Benjamin S. Halpern, Jeremy B. C. Jackson, Heike K. Lotze, Fiorenza Micheli, Stephen R. Palumbi, Enric Sala, Kimberley A. Selkoe, John J. Stachowicz, Reg  Watson
Science 314, 5800 (2006)