From the Bottom of the World: The Art and Science of Antarctica

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Thursday October 3

6:00 PM  –  8:30 PM

From the Bottom of the World will convene peerless experts in the art and science of this unique and fragile continent. Two research scientists from Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Jonny Kingslake, and Kirsty Tinto, will reveal their startling new findings. Leonard Jacobs moderates this timely intersectional conversation. 

As part of From the Bottom of the World: The Art and Science of Antarctica, we will welcome to the Bruce -- live, via Skype -- Dr. Kim S. Bernard, associate professor of biological oceanography from Oregon State University, now based at Palmer Station in Antarctica. During this 15-minute live interview, she will answer questions on her research, her experience on the ice, and the state of the ocean at the bottom of the world.


The evening’s sponsors are Largay Travel, and Crystal Cruises, which specializes in expedition voyages, including cruises to the polar regions.


Doors open 5:50 pm; reception begins at 6:00 pm, followed by panel and Q&A, 7:00-8:30 pm. 


Seats are $30 for Museum members, $45 for non-members. All Member discounts will be applied on the next page - the cart/ticket order page. Members must create an account or sign-in by clicking the register or sign-in the upper right-hand corner to receive their discount. 


Cancellation Policy:


Canceled tickets will be refunded in full if canceled at least 24 hours ahead of the event. Cancellations made on the day of the event will not receive a refund. Please call (203) 869-0376 with any questions.