Octopus Fieldwork: Behavior to Bacteria
Dr. Chelsea Bennice, Assistant Director of Community Engagement & Programming, Research Scientist, Science Writer
Florida Atlantic University and OctoNation
Dr. Bennice shares her field research on South Florida octopuses, including innovative tools she has developed to answer challenging scientific questions.
Select Supplemental Content:
[360 VIDEO] Jenny Adler – immersed: Dr. Chelsea Bennice
[VIDEO SHORT] Schoolyard Films – Octopus – Superhero of the Sea
[VIDEO SHORT & LESSON] TEDEd – Why the octopus brain is so extraordinary
[VIDEO] South Florida PBS – Changing Seas: Beneath the Bridge
[DOCUMENTARY FILM] The Sea Change Project (Netflix) – My Octopus Teacher
[READING] Scientific American – The Mind of an Octopus
[ACTIVITY] OctoNation & ANGARI Foundation – How to Draw An Octopus with Chris Adams
[ACTIVITIES] OctoNation Kids – OCTO-MANIA: An Octopus Extravaganza Activity Book
[REFERENCE] OctoNation – Octopedia
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