Events

Sep
25th

Chesapeake Bay at the Forefront of Addressing Climate Change

September 25, 2018 7:00pm to 8:00pm
In this public seminar, Dr. Donald Boesch will share how science-informed policies are giving the Chesapeake Bay a head start, greater capacity, and better options for adapting to climate change.
Oct
2nd

Can Seaweed Clean Up The Mess Left By Your Cell Phone?

October 2, 2018 7:00pm to 8:00pm
This public seminar gives an overview of the environmental impacts of exotic metals used in high-tech devices, the challenges of complete end-of-life recycling, and how plants might be used for contaminant monitoring and possibly remediation.
Oct
9th

Are Biofuels Worth the Costs in Brazil?

October 9, 2018 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Which has a greater environmental impact: drilling for oil and gas or farming sugarcane to make ethanol, a renewable “biofuel?” In this public seminar, Dr. Filoso will discuss how to mitigate problems and create a win-win situation.
Oct
16th

High-Tech in the High Sea

October 16, 2018 7:00pm to 8:00pm
In this public seminar, discover how innovative technology is helping scientists study the Bering Sea food web
Oct
23rd

Are Sunscreens Killing Our Coral Reefs?

October 23, 2018 7:00pm to 8:00pm
In Hawaii, legislation has been introduced to ban two common sunscreen chemicals. In this public seminar, Dr. Mitchelmore will discuss the findings of her related research.