Press and Broadcast Media


George Divoky’s Planet by Darcy Frey – New York Times Magazine – January 6, 2002 (Subscription required) Also available in Best American Science Writing of 2002 edited by Matt Ridley


Hot Times in Alaska – PBS Scientific American Frontiers with Alan Alda


ABC News Nightlines – Bill Blakemore’s July 2005 visit to the island that aired in September 27


Cooper Island research was one of the inspirations for a climate change play at London’s Royal National Theatre, Greenland, addressing the issue of climate change. February-April 2011


National Public Radio’s Talk of the Nation broadcast from the Aspen Environment Forum. June 25
Featured story on BBC Nature News December 7
Featured in reporting from the Fall AGU meeting by Ned Rozell whose science column appears in a number of Alaskan newspapers.


Talk of the Nation’s Memorable Stories from 2012 – January 3


He’s watching the world melt – CNN editorial by John Sutter

Web Coverage


The sailboat Ocean Watch visited Cooper Island as part of the Around the America’s expedition


Photographer Gary Braasch’s visits to Cooper Island in 2002 and 2012 are presented on his website World View of Global Warming

Friends of Cooper Island