Talk Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 19:15 - 21:30
1 October 2015 – Characteristics, changes and challenges of the Arctic marine ecosystem
The Arctic environment is undergoing a period of rapid change as it experiences the largest warming of any region in the world. Sea ice is...
Talk Date: Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 19:15 - 21:30
3 September 2015 – The 'Human' in the Ship –
In the modern age of technology and innovation how are we considering humans in the shipping industry? In this talk the “Human Element” will be...
Talk Date: Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 19:15 - 21:30
6 August 2015 – Measuring the carbon dioxide in the ocean –
Carbon dioxide is being emitted into the ocean primarily from burning fossil fuels, land use changes and cement production. With both atmospheric and...
Talk Date: Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 19:15 - 21:30
2 July 2015 – The secret world of deep-sea sharks –
You’re a mile down. It’s cold, dark and the pressure is crushing. The light from surface waters is almost a distant memory. There are no plants down...
Talk Date: Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 19:15 - 21:30
4 June 2015 – Our relationship with the sea –
Prior to the late 1800s, humans utilised the oceans for thousands of years to find new lands and to source food in sustainable ways. Technological development has...