29 Jun '11, 11am

Dr. Wallace J. Nichols: conservation travel can help save endangered wildlife

Dr. Wallace J. Nichols: conservation travel can help save endangered wildlife

The Blue Marble Project began in 2009 as a simple way to make our ocean message stickier and more memorable. After a presentation in the New England Aquarium's IMAX theater, we gave everyone a blue marble to pass along with a positive ocean protection message. The marble represents the Earth from one million miles away in the spirit of Carl Sagan, Stuart Brand and Apollo astronauts. The response was incredible, so we've continued sharing blue marbles. The project's 'gone viral' as they say, and now there are a million blue marbles being passed person to person around the world including to EO Wilson, Jane Goodall, Harrison Ford and to thirteen year old Ben Freiman who shared blue marbles at his recent Bar Mitzvah, 'Ocean Mitzvah' he calls it. It's a simple reminder of the importance of gratitude, thanking each other for the small and large efforts to restore and protect ou...

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