Notable 2011 lectures and events recap: Captain Charles Moore

in Best of 2011, Lectures, Science & Research
January 3rd, 2012

With 2011 behind us, we’re looking back on some of the distinguished visitors to the Boston University campus.

Captain Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation visited Boston University to present on his discovery of the Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch in 1997. He also discussed his book, Plastic Ocean: How a Sea Captain’s Chance Discovery Launched a Determined Quest to Save the Oceans, on November 9:

Watch this video on YouTube

View more lectures and events from 2011 here.

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