Florida Matters: Enchanted Earth

May 12, 2015

The Tampa Theatre recently hosted "Enchanted Earth: An Evening with Syliva Earle and Meg Lowman." The conversation with two of America’s most beloved explorers and conservationists was moderated by  was moderated by WUSF's Susan Giles Wantuck.

This week on Florida Matters (Tuesday, May 12 at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 17 at 7:30 a.m.), we are bringing you highlights of the stories shared by Dr. Sylvia Earle, an explorer in residence at National Geographic Society and founder of Mission Blue, and Margaret "Canopy Meg" Lowman, chief of Science & Sustainability at the California Academy of Sciences.

They talk about how they became interested in their fields, the challenge of being females in science and how to encourage