Milstein Science Series
Shellshocked: Saving Oysters to Save Ourselves
March 10, 2013
The film SHELLSHOCKED: Saving Oysters to Save Ourselves follows efforts in New York Harbor to prevent the extinction of wild oyster reefs, which keep our oceans healthy by filtering water and engineering ecosystems.
It is presented as part of this spring's Milstein Science Series.
The Milstein Science Series is proudly sponsored by the Irma and Paul Milstein Family.
More in this Series:
May 1, 2014 - May 31, 2014
Discover a rich underwater world of glowing reefs and fishes in this short film featuring spectacular footage shot with experimental cameras during the Museum’s 2013 Explore21 Expedition to the Solomon Islands.
June 22, 2014
One of the sea's most misunderstood animals, sharks have inhabited the oceans for 400 million years. Learn more about these fascinating fishes in a family-friendly afternoon.