Screening of "Beneath The Surface: The Fight for Corals"

20 May, 2024

We are excited to invite you to the premiere of the Warner Bros. Discovery documentary Beneath The Surface: The Fight for Corals, showcasing pioneering research from KAUST. Attend the screening at Discovery Cinema or enjoy it online via the various Discovery channels. 

Cinema screening details:  Date: May 29  Time: 7:00 p.m.  Location: Discovery Cinema, KAUST 
Online viewing options:  Discovery Channel, discovery+Discovery Al SharqAnimal Planetstc tvOSNStarzPlay  

The documentary features Professor Raquel Peixoto and research scientist Dr. Helena Villela from KAUST’s Marine Microbiomes Lab. It highlights the cutting-edge coral research underway in their lab and showcases the collective efforts of the team, underscoring their significant role in advancing global coral health and addressing the critical challenges facing coral reefs worldwide.  

After the screening, join Prof. Peixoto and Dr. Villela for a Q&A session to discuss the insights and behind-the-scenes details of their research.  

This event is brought to you by the Division of Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering, Global Branding and Communication, and Community Life, with support from Red Sea Global.

Join us in exploring the beauty and critical challenges facing coral reefs around the world.