Science Without Borders®

Science Without Borders®

Science Without Borders® is the overarching theme of the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation. Its purposes are to provide financial sponsorship of marine conservation programs and scientific research, and to promote public awareness of the need to preserve, protect and restore the world's oceans and aquatic.

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Education Program

Education Program

  • We are now accepting entries to our annual art contest! The theme for the 2015 Challenge is Reef Relationships and the contest is open to all students 11-19 years old. All submissions need to be received by Monday, April 27th, 2015 by 5pm Eastern in order to qualify for the competition.

  • Our education portal is set to launch early in 2015, and will provide over 20 lesson plans on coral reefs for marine educators, along with associated videos, interactive quizzes, and other useful materials that meet the NGSS science standard for S.T.E.M. classes.

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Last month, our divers on the Global Reef Expedition had the lucky fortune to dive with whale sharks in BIOT - the first documented sighting of whale sharks in the British Indian Ocean.

We didn't get video footage of our whale shark encounter (just pictures), but Dean Harris captured this spectacular footage of his whale shark encounter last summer. Learn more about swimming with whale sharks from Mission Blue: http://mission-blue.org/2015/05/swimming-with-giants/
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A green sea turtle joins us on our safety stop while diving in #BIOT for the Global Reef Expedition http://bit.ly/1Lt7kuw ... See MoreSee Less

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