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Dr. Sylvia Earle, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence: Exploring the Ocean in the 21st Century
April 30 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
“Exploring the Ocean in the 21st Century,” a lecture presented by Dr. Sylvia Earle.
Sylvia Earle is President and Chairman of Mission Blue/The Sylvia Earle Alliance. She is a National Geographic Society Explorer in Residence, and is called Her Deepness by the New Yorker and the New York Times, Living Legend by the Library of Congress, and first Hero for the Planet by Time Magazine. She is an oceanographer, explorer, author and lecturer with experience as a field research scientist, government official, and director for several corporate and non-profit organizations.
The New Brunswick folk group “Frantically Atlantic” will perform traditional and original songs of the sea from 3:50–4:20 p.m. as the audience takes their seats. Dr. Sylvia Earle’s lecture will be from 4:30–5:30 p.m.