Former NASA astronaut and Dalhousie University alumnus Kathryn Sullivan (the first American woman to walk in space) and Dal Killam Research Professor Boris Worm give us a taste of a debate they participated in to mark the university’s 200th anniversary.
Our oceans guy Boris Worm and Laurenne Schiller from Ocean Wise tell Bob Murphy about new, free materials for teachers who want to engage their kids in the world’s oceans, and some of the problems they face. Find the toolkit here – plasticsedkit.ocean.org
We’ve heard concerns that new Marine Protected Areas could cut into industry profits in some areas around Nova Scotia. Our oceans guy Boris Worm tells Bob Murphy about attempts to quantify the value of a healthy ocean.
Canadian researchers have been studying a diamond that formed far below the Earth’s crust and contains a sample of ice that sheds light on the water that’s hidden deep inside our planet. Boris Worm studies the oceans at Dalhousie University, and he dropped by the Mainstreet studio in Halifax to tell Bob Murphy about this.