LISTEN LIVE: Loading...

Advertisement

 

Scientists turn to old whaling logs for signs of climate change

04:40
Download
Play
The log book of the whaling vessel Marcella out of New Bedford at the Providence Public Library, which owns one of the five largest collections of whaling log books in the country. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
The log book of the whaling vessel Marcella out of New Bedford at the Providence Public Library, which owns one of the five largest collections of whaling log books in the country. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
This article is more than 1 year old.

Scientists are turning to 19th-century whaling logs in New England to figure out how critical wind patterns have changed and how much climate change is contributing to that.

WBUR's Hannah Chanatry reports.

This segment aired on December 17, 2021.

Hannah Chanatry Twitter Producer, All Things Considered
Hannah Chanatry was a producer for WBUR's All Things Considered.

More…

Advertisement

 
Play
Listen Live
/00:00
Close