Online Lecture: Antarctica — The Frozen Frontier
Program No. 24709RJ
Join us on Tuesday, August 1, 2023, at 1 p.m. (ET)/ 10 a.m. (PT), for a free one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about the history, geography and wildlife of Antarctica.
At a Glance
Antarctica is the coldest, driest and windiest place on earth and filled with geological marvels, unique flora and remarkable wildlife. Join Nicole Flores, professional guide, for an introduction to the icy wonders of this "Frozen Frontier." In this lecture, you’ll explore the secrets beneath Antarctica's icy surface and learn about its fascinating history. Nicole will also introduce you to the intrepid explorers who ventured into this harsh environment and those who live and work there now. This lecture will ignite your curiosity and offer a glimpse of what one might encounter when visiting this extraordinary landscape.
Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll, and a reminder email one week and one day before, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask the instructor live questions using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted, all those who enroll in this program receive access to the live event as well as a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within the two weeks following the live event.
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