clips were filmed, directed, edited by Mary
Healey Jamiel, Assistant Professor at the
University of Rhode Island, serving jointly in Film Media and Communication Studies.
Dr. Michael Pilson, Emeritus Professor of Oceanography, discusses acidification of the oceans caused by the increasing concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. He has worked on several aspects of marine chemistry and biology, including studies of the physiology of snails and corals, and the ecology of experimental marine ecosystems. He has published a textbook on the chemistry of the sea, and has a long-standing interest on the effects of carbon dioxide.