2015 February SXSWorld


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A Look Back Dr. Sylvia Earle is an iconic figure in the world of oceanography. Founder of Mission Blue, the Sylvia Earle Alliance and Deep Ocean Exploration and Research Inc., and former chief scientist at NOAA, she has logged more than 7,000 hours underwater earning her the titles "Her Deepness" from The New York Times and "Living Legend" from the Library of Congress. In her SXSW Eco Keynote address, "Sustainable Seas: The Vision and the Reality," she discussed the importance of understanding our relationship with the natural world in order to help preserve it and ourselves in the process. —SYLVIA EARLE Founder of Mission Blue SXSW Eco Keynote Speaker The best cause for hope comes right down to knowing. That leads to caring, and wanting to figure out: how can we find an enduring place for ourselves within the natural systems that keep us alive?

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