Journey to the polar regions; the arctic tundra, coastline and oceans, the Antarctic ice cap and the Southern Ocean. Travel with glaciologists to Greenland and Baffin Island, track changes in our arctic environments with scientists, and indigenous peoples.
PoLAR Voices is an adventure radio series that explores climate change at the poles through the voices of the people who study, live and work there. The programs immerse audiences in the polar environments through a synthesis of radio drama and documentary.
PoLAR Voices is produced at the UA Museum of the North.
For more information visit thepolarhub.org
The story will continue this fall with Episode 7: The Game Maker.
PV episode 01: Stage Directions
In which Aurora spies the museum of the eve of the conference, Nat loses track of time, and Olive meets a game named Emily.
PV Episode 02: Possible Futures
In which Aurora arrives at the museum, and Nat begins researching a new exhibit.
PV Episode 03: The Voice of the Thrush
In which Aurora engages in a scavenger hunt and fails to find a polar bear.
PV Episode 04: The Bears are Gone
In which Aurora meets the first playtester, and Nat interrogates Aurora about the missing bears.
PV Episode 05: Hole In Pocket, Hole in the Earth
In which Aurora loses her phone, and Nat visits the permafrost tunnel.
PV Episode 06: In Record
In which Aurora and Nat return to the museum after hours.
The story will continue this fall with episode 7: The Game Maker.