• Ship to Shore: Observing Seafloor Methane Seep

    Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 1:00pm
    Location: Michigan Science Center, Toyota Engineering Theatre [5020 John R St, Detroit, MI 48202]
    Price: Free

    Facilitator: Carlie Weiner and Schmidt Ocean Institute

    The video chat will include a virtual tour of the research vessel currently at sea, real-time activities of crew and instruments, and interaction with science team members as they discuss seafloor methane seeps. Live connections are available for 30 to 45 minute sessions. Followed by Q&A with the researchers live from their...


  • Open Lab I: Podcast Conversation: Land & Water

    Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 6:30pm
    Location: Charles H. Wright Museum
    Price: Free

    Facilitators: Monica Lewis-Patrick, Yusef Shakur and Sacramento Knoxx of Aadizookaan

    Open conversation between Monica Lewis-Patrick, Yusef Shakur and Sacramento Knoxx from Aadizookaan about the water issues that affects the local community. The conversation will be recorded and shared during the DEPTH Exhibition. Monica Lewis Patrick is a leader of the water rights work in Detroit and...


  • Ecological Lullaby of the Rouge

    Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Location: River Rouge Park, Amphitheatre/Lahser Parking Lot
    Price: Free

    Facilitators: Bridget Quinn and Julia Sosin

    Join us at sunset in Detroit's Rouge Park to discover the sights, sounds and objects of the riparian zone and floodplain. Participants will use macro lenses to explore the environment up close, meet some aquatic macroinvertebrates and learn what they reveal about water quality. The collected footage will be projected after dark, and recorded...