Broadcast live on:

Thursday 14 Nov 2019
  • free
  • 45 mins
  • 11-14, 14-16
This live broadcast has ended and is available to watch on catch up.

Corals in the deep with Dr Pim Bongaerts

Your chance to ask Dr Pim Bongaerts about his research which focuses on the molecular ecology of coral reefs, using genome sequencing methods to study adaptation and connectivity in coral populations. You can submit you students’ questions in advance or live.

1. Introduction (5 mins)

The session will start with an introduction by Jamie and Dr Pim Bongaerts who will explain a little about his role at the CARMABI research centre.

2. Pre-submitted questions (10 mins)

Jamie will then conduct a structured interview using questions which have been submitted by schools in advance.

3. Live questions (30 mins)

Dr Pim and Jamie will then attempt to answer as many of the live stream questions from schools as possible.


Coral Live 2018 Jamie Buchanan Dunlop

Jamie Buchanan-Dunlop

Executive Director, Encounter Edu

Speaker Pim Bongaerts

Dr Pim Bongaerts

McCosker Chair, California Academy of Sciences

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