Blue Dot: No Boundaries and restoring the Everglades: National Geographic's Clare Fieseler with marine bioengineer Kakani Katija and Orvis Company President Simon Perkins
Host Dave Schlom is joined by Clare Fieseler, the co-author of a new National Geographic kids book, No Boundaries: 25 Women Scientists and Explorers share Adventures, Inspiration and Advice.
Clare brings aboard marine bioengineer Kakani Katijia from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). They discuss the joys and challenges of women working in the sciences and exploring our natural world, as well as dispensing great advice for parents and kids interested in pursuing careers in the natural sciences.
In the final segment, Dave is joined by the President of the Orvis Company, Simon Perkins, to talk about an ambitious project to restore natural freshwater flows to one of the world's most important and threatened wetlands: the Everglades.