Oxford May Music: A Sea of Trouble

Oxford May Music: A Sea of Trouble


Dr Simon Boxall, University of Southampton
One of the most prevailing topics for the health of our oceans today is the issue of plastics. From the bottles discarded on the beach to the micro plastics that wash down our drains  there is clear evidence that the volume is steadily growing.  With reports that there will soon be more plastic particles in the sea than fish, what is the science behind the story and how concerned should we be.  Can we see the "Pacific Garbage Patch" from space and how wide spread is it?  More importantly can we reverse the trend and return our fragile ocean environment to a pre-plastic time?  These and other issues will be covered in this talk.

Duration: 1 hour with no interval

Book Tickets

  • Sat 4 May 5:30 PM £3.00

Thursday 2nd May 2019

LECTURE 5.30pm - The Music of Bubbles

CONCERT 8pm - Festival Overture!

 

Friday 3rd May 2019

LECTURE 5.30pm - Brain plasticity

CONCERT 8pm - Phronesis

 

Saturday 4th May 2019

CONCERT 2.30pm - American Connection

LECTURE 5.30pm - A Sea of Trouble

CONCERT 8pm - Austrian Brothers

 

Sunday 5th May 2019

CONCERT 2.30pm - Mary Bevan & Friends

LECTURE 5.30pm - Living with our defects

CONCERT 8pm - In Memoriam

 

Monday 6th May 2019

LECTURE - 2pm - Ansel

LECTURE - 4pm - Thinking Like a Vegetable

CONCERT - 6pm - Festival Finale

 

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Book Tickets

  • Sat 4 May 5:30 PM

LECTURE

Full Price £3

Concessions £2

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