Treasures of Deep-Sea Science (Online Zoom Webinar)

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 06:00 PM


Zoom Online Webinar
Museums Victoria
Melbourne, VIC 3053
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Caz McLennan


During this Wednesday evening talk you will hear from Museums Victoria scientists who, in July this year, traveled on the CSIRO Marine National Facility Research Vessel, Investigator, to the Indian Ocean near Christmas Island.  The purpose of this trip was to map the seafloor and sample marine life, including the unusual, beautiful, and ugly animals adapted to life in the dark, high-pressure ecosystem of the deep-sea.



Dr Tim O’Hara Senior Curator, Marine Invertebrates

Melanie Mackenzie, Collection Manager, Marine Invertebrates 



Kate Phillips, Senior Curator, Science Exhibitions, Museums Victoria



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