Film screening- Acid Ocean
Date : Sun, 9 Dec 2018
Time : 11am to 12pm
Venue : Function Hall, Botany Centre
Do you know how our oceans are impacted by climate change? Find out more about the threats to coral reefs and the opportunities to turn the situation around through the screening of award-winning film – Acid Ocean. In conjunction with International Year of the Reef 2018, this activity is conducted as part of Beneath Tide, Running Forest — An art and science exploration of marine biodiversity.
Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Film Synopsis: Scientists unlock the secrets of ocean acidification, one of the biggest environmental challenges facing our planet today. One remote reef may hold the key. From the icy polar seas to the world’s most pristine coral reefs, ACID OCEAN tracks the latest in marine scientific research and meets an Australian scientist who has made a game-changing discovery. Nestled among Papua New Guinea’s stunning coral gardens, coral ecologist Dr Katharina Fabricius has found a unique reef, which opens a window to the future of our oceans.
Movie run time: 52 minutes