Fieldwork at PEARL

Arctic background with Dan Weaver

Dan Weaver is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto Scarborough, focusing on physics education. He researches the Arctic atmosphere and climate change. During his Ph.D. he collected data using a high-resolution spectrometer at the Polar Environment Atmospheric Research Laboratory (PEARL), near Eureka, Nunavut (80°N). Dan is an advocate for science and evidence-based public policy decision-making. He is also a photographer.

For more information about his field work at PEARL, please follow his website

Several of his photos have been featured in the Blackwood Gallery’s newly-published broadsheet, Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (SDUK) Volume 4: Grafting. A PDF copy of the full publication is online here.

Check out some of the additional photos in our Photo Gallery