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Illuminating the Abyss

Inspiration, Exploration, and Discovery in the Ocean Twilight Zone

Four leading ocean explorers and advocates come together for a conversation about pushing boundaries and seeking solutions to the Earth’s most pressing problems—deep in the ocean’s twilight zone.

  • James Cameron – Ocean explorer and Academy Award–winning filmmaker
  • Ray Dalio – Founder, Dalio Philanthropies and Co-founder, OceanX
  • Peter de Menocal – President and Director, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
  • Edith Widder – Deep-sea biologist and Founder, CEO, and Senior Scientist of the Ocean Research & Conservation Association

With special guest host, journalist and author Tatiana Schlossberg.


This Ocean Twilight Zone live production was recorded on September 21, 2021.

Partners: ART 2030, Avatar Alliance Foundation, Dalio Philanthropies, OceanX, SUPERFLEX, TBA21-Academy, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution


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