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The History of IPY!
The second of two web seminars on the topic of the International Polar Year (IPY): The Fragile Ice was held on Tuesday, June 5, 2007, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time. The presenter was Mark McCaffrey, Associate Scientist and Science Communications Specialist at the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado in Boulder. Mr. McCaffrey talked about the 125 year legacy and current activities of IPY. He also shared ideas on how to bring IPY science into the classroom. For more information about this web seminar, its presenter(s), read what participants said about it, and to see and download its PowerPoint slides go here.