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Who wants to be a Marine Scientist?

Suitable for ages 12+

Are you curious about what it takes to become a marine biologist or ocean researcher?

Join us for this exciting talk with marine scientists Anna and Mike from the UWA Oceans Institute. Hear about the rewarding career paths in marine science and discover how you could make a difference in protecting our oceans and marine life.


About the presenters

Anna Faber is a Molecular Biologist working to tackle ocean plastic pollution. Her research investigates using environmentally friendly, natural microbes to break down plastic waste in the ocean.

Mike Taylor is a Marine Biologist studying the movements of large marine animals in the Shark Bay World Heritage Area. He uses GPS data from tagged animals to understand their behaviour and the risks they face.

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    Event Showings

    Thursday 5 October 2023
    2pm to 3pm

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    Free, bookings required.

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    City of Perth Library

    573 Hay Street

    Perth WA 6000

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    Wheelchair access