Frost Science@Home: Science Spotlight Videos

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To keep children engaged and learning, Frost Science partnered with Celebrity Cruises for STEM at Sea, an innovative Camp at Sea program onboard the Celebrity Equinox. In addition. Frost Science also produced a series of engaging Science Spotlight videos for Galápagos sailings. The videos are featured on the Celebrity Flora, the first ship of its kind to be built especially for the Galápagos Islands.

As part of our Frost Science@Home digital platform, Celebrity Cruises and Frost Science are proud to present these videos for your at-home viewing. Click below and get your dose of inspiration!

Science Spotlight: Coral Reefs

In partnership with Celebrity Cruises, this Science Spotlight video features Dr. Rivah Winter, former Curator of Aquarium Content & Marine Science at the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. Dive into the diverse and majestic world of coral reefs, the rainforests of the sea. Discover how they eat, their essential role in supporting a biodiverse ocean, and what scientists are doing to help save them.

 

Science Spotlight: Invasive Invaders

In partnership with Celebrity Cruises, this Science Spotlight video features Andy Dehart, Vice President of Animal Husbandry & Marine Conservation at the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. Uncover the growing threat caused by invasive species throughout natural ecosystems worldwide through the story of lionfish in the Atlantic Ocean. Then, learn about the conservation efforts already underway to help save our oceans, including those led by Frost Science.

 

Science Spotlight: Nature’s Biodiversity

In partnership with Celebrity Cruises, this Science Spotlight video features Shannon C. Jones, Conservation Programs Manager at the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. Behold the beauty and wonder of nature’s biodiversity, from genes and microorganisms, to habitats and ecosystems. Discover the growing impact humans are making on our diverse ecosystems and conservation efforts underway at Frost Science to restore Miami’s coastlines.

 

Science Spotlight: The Hidden Benefits of Nature

In partnership with Celebrity Cruises, this Science Spotlight video features Daniella Orihuela, MPH, Director of Educational Programs at the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. Explore how nature can improve your overall health and well-being, simply by being in it. Learn what happens to your body when you are stressed and how nature can play an important role in decreasing it.

 

Science Spotlight: The Search for Sharks

In partnership with Celebrity Cruises, this Science Spotlight video features Dr. Demian Chapman, a lead scientist of the Global FinPrint project and Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Florida International University. Travel throughout the world in this video to join the search for sharks, to learn how these top predators in the ocean act as indicators of overall ecosystem health.

 

Science Spotlight: The Secret Life of Sea Stars

In partnership with Celebrity Cruises, this Science Spotlight video features Summer Gagel, an aquarist at the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. Did you ever wonder about the secret life of sea stars? With over 2,000 species of sea stars living throughout the world’s oceans, scientists are working to learn even more about them and the interesting life that they live.

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