Loading…

Laura Robinson:
The secrets I find on the mysterious ocean floor

TEDxBrussels · 11:21 · Filmed Dec 2014
Watch next...
Kristen Marhaver: How we're growing baby corals to rebuild reefs
arrow

Share this idea

1,389,781
Total views

Hundreds of meters below the surface of the ocean, Laura Robinson probes the steep slopes of massive undersea mountains. She's on the hunt for thousand-year-old corals that she can test in a nuclear reactor to discover how the ocean changes over time. By studying the history of the earth, Robinson hopes to find clues of what might happen in the future.

Ocean scientist
Dr. Laura Robinson's scientific mission is to document and understand the processes that govern climate. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxBrussels, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.

Discuss

26 comments

Enthusiastically agree? Respectfully beg to differ? Have your say here.

2000 characters remaining
Don't have an account? Sign up now — it's fast and free.
Sort comments by
There are currently no comments for this talk.