World Ocean’s Day 2012 LIVE! from the Smithsonian and Galápagos Islands

Tune in on World Ocean‘s Day 2012 (June 8) as renowned ocean explorer Sylvia Earle talks with a team of coral reef scientists working around the Galápagos Islands. The event, hosted by the Living Oceans Foundation, will be broadcast live from from the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.

The scientists will be aboard a research vessel, Golden Shadow, in the
Galápagos studying how corals in the area have bounced back from threats such as temperature changes, acidity, and bleaching events. After discussing the research over live video chat, Earle will talk about ocean conservation issues with a panel of youth leaders.

Come listen and participate in the conversation on June 8th starting at
3:30pm EST. We will be streaming live from this page and if you have
questions while watching make sure to send us a tweet!

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