24 jan: Why you should care about ocean acidification and what you can do about it?
Ocean acidification is another consequence of our carbon dioxide emissions. It is an invisible threat but with real consequences for the ocean but also for us. This talk will answer a few questions: What is ocean acidification? How will ocean acidification affect the ocean? How is ocean acidification affecting things we care about? How do we know? What can we do about it? And finally, what can YOU do about it?
Sam Dupont is a marine biologist working on the effect of human impacts on marine life. He is also working on the development of innovative science communication and education strategies to tackle global challenges. The third aspect of his work aims at building capacities for marine science in developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Kristineberg Talks is a series of lectures where researchers at the station talk about their research and the sea in an easily accessible and exciting way. The lectures are aimed at anyone who is interested in the sea, its organisms and the latest research.