The Magic of Light & Ice (Paty Matrai)

Video Shot in: 2009

Arctic researcher Dr. Paty Matrai reflects on her time in the Arctic, where 24-hour daylight and the breathtaking colors of the ice captivated her. She shares anecdotes of encountering polar bears, emphasizing the need for caution in the awe-inspiring presence of this protected species. Dr. Matrai also discusses her attempts through public outreach to convey the Arctic’s sensory experience, acknowledging the challenge of fully capturing its beauty and immensity in words and visuals.