AXA XL Coral Live 2019

11 Nov 2019 - 15 Nov 2019

AXA XL Coral Live is an opportunity for teachers to take their students on a free virtual field trip to the tropical Caribbean to build literacy, practice working scientifically, inspire STEM careers and develop environmental stewardship. We look forward to speaking to your class.

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CL2019 EDU Incredible edible polyps
Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 11:00am UTC

Incredible edible polyp (AM)

This activity is a fun way of learning about the basic anatomy of the coral polyp, the tiny animal that creates the reef. Join Jamie Buchanan-Dunlop, as he hosts this interactive live session which yo...

CL2019 EDU Dr valerie chamberland
Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 12:30pm UTC

Coral restoration with Dr Valerie Chamberland (AM)

Your chance to ask Dr Valerie Chamberland about her work and life as a marine biologist working to protect and restore coral reefs. You can submit your students’ questions in advance or live.

CL2019 EDU AMA 11
Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Coral Q&A

Ever wondered whether you can sleep underwater? Students from all over the world have the opportunity to ask the researchers and scientists currently working and collecting data in Curacao anything th...

CL2019 EDU Incredible edible polyps
Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 5:00pm UTC

Incredible edible polyp (PM)

This activity is a fun way of learning about the basic anatomy of the coral polyp, the tiny animal that creates the reef. Join Jamie Buchanan-Dunlop, as he hosts this interactive live session which yo...

CL2019 EDU Dr valerie chamberland
Mon, 11 Nov 2019, 6:30pm UTC

Coral restoration with Dr Valerie Chamberland (PM)

Your chance to ask Dr Valerie Chamberland about her work and life as a marine biologist working to protect and restore coral reefs. You can submit your students’ questions in advance or live.

CL2019 EDU coral food chain
Tue, 12 Nov 2019, 11:00am UTC

Coral food chain mobile (AM)

This activity introduces students to a range of living things and animals on the coral reef and examines how they are connected.

CL2019 EDU Dr Mark Vermeij
Tue, 12 Nov 2019, 12:30pm UTC

Coral ecosystems with Dr Mark Vermeij (AM)

Your chance to ask Dr Mark Vermeij about his research into the evolutionary and ecological dynamics of marine organisms. You can submit you students’ questions in advance or live.

CL2019 EDU AMA 12
Tue, 12 Nov 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Coral Q&A

Ever wondered whether you can sleep underwater? In this live Q&A session students from all over the world have the opportunity to ask the researchers and scientists currently working and collectin...

CL2019 EDU coral food chain
Tue, 12 Nov 2019, 5:00pm UTC

Coral food chain mobile (PM)

This activity introduces students to a range of living things and animals on the coral reef and examines how they are connected.

CL2019 EDU Dr Mark Vermeij
Tue, 12 Nov 2019, 6:30pm UTC

Coral ecosystems with Dr Mark Vermeij (PM)

Your chance to ask Dr Mark Vermeij about his research into the evolutionary and ecological dynamics of marine organisms. You can submit you students’ questions in advance or live.

CL2019 EDU reefs under threat
Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 11:00am UTC

Reefs under threat (AM)

This session illustrates how the increase in carbon dioxide in the ocean is lowering pH levels, thus impacting marine life. The first activity Ocean acidification in a cup shows how water becomes more...

CL2019 EDU Dr jasper de goeij
Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 12:30pm UTC

Corals and sponges with Dr Jasper de Goeij (AM)

Your chance to ask Dr Jasper de Goeij about his work which focuses on how coral and sponges work together. You can submit you students’ questions in advance or live.

CL2019 EDU AMA 13
Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Coral Q&A

Want to know whether the team pack anything special from home? In this live Q&A session students from all over the world have the opportunity to ask the researchers and scientists currently workin...

CL2019 EDU reefs under threat
Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 5:00pm UTC

Reefs under threat (PM)

This session illustrates how the increase in carbon dioxide in the ocean is lowering pH levels, thus impacting marine life. The first activity Ocean acidification in a cup shows how water becomes more...

CL2019 EDU Dr jasper de goeij
Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 6:30pm UTC

Corals and sponges with Dr Jasper de Goeij (PM)

Your chance to ask Dr Jasper de Goeij about his work which focuses on the earliest life stages of corals. You can submit you students’ questions in advance or live.

CL2019 EDU Going deeper
Thu, 14 Nov 2019, 11:00am UTC

Going deeper (AM)

In the first part of this session Jamie demonstrates the relationship between pressure and depth with a simple activity called Under pressure. The second part of the session helps students investigate...

CL2019 EDU Dr pim bongaerts
Thu, 14 Nov 2019, 12:30pm UTC

Corals in the deep with Dr Pim Bongaerts (AM)

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....

CL2019 EDU AMA 14
Thu, 14 Nov 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Coral Q&A

Want to know what has been the scariest experience the scientists have had? In this live Q&A session students from all over the world have the opportunity to ask the researchers and scientists cur...

CL2019 EDU Going deeper
Thu, 14 Nov 2019, 5:00pm UTC

Going deeper (PM)

In the first part of this session Jamie demonstrates the relationship between pressure and depth with a simple activity called Under pressure. The second part of the session helps students investigate...

CL2019 EDU Dr pim bongaerts
Thu, 14 Nov 2019, 6:30pm UTC

Corals in the deep with Dr Pim Bongaerts (pm)

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....

CL2019 EDU streamlined sharks
Fri, 15 Nov 2019, 11:00am UTC

Streamlined sharks (AM)

This exciting activity asks students to investigate the relationship between shape and water resistance.

CL2019 EDU Dr kristen marhaver
Fri, 15 Nov 2019, 12:30pm UTC

Adaptation on the reef with Dr Kristen Marhaver (AM)

Your chance to ask Dr Kristen Marhaver about her work increasing coral reproduction on the reef. You can submit your students’ questions in advance or live.

CL2019 EDU AMA 15
Fri, 15 Nov 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Coral Q&A

What is the most useful tool used while doing research underwater? In this live Q&A session students from all over the world have the opportunity to ask the researchers and scientists currently wo...

CL2019 EDU streamlined sharks
Fri, 15 Nov 2019, 5:00pm UTC

Streamlined sharks (PM)

This exciting activity asks students to investigate the relationship between shape and water resistance.

CL2019 EDU Dr kristen marhaver
Fri, 15 Nov 2019, 6:30pm UTC

Adaptation on the reef with Dr Kristen Marhaver (PM)

Your chance to ask Dr Kristen Marhaver about her work increasing coral reproduction on the reef. You can submit your students’ questions in advance or live.

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