BeakerStreet Science Festival, Hobart

An aerial shot of a vast swathe of the Great Barrier Reef

The future of our oceans depends on it.

Observing and understanding changes in the marine realm is a critical challenge for science — and the future of our oceans, argues Dr Jessica Melbourne-Thomas.

Recorded at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery as part of BeakerStreet Science Festival.

Dr Jessica Melbourne-Thomas

Research Scientist, Australian Antarctic Division; Project Leader, Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre and  Homeward Bound Program leader.

Fabian Dattner (Australian leadership activist and consultant), in collaboration with Antarctic marine scientist Jess-Melbourne Thomas, initially made Homeward Bound a reality. Read more.