Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

18th April 2011

The Death of the Oceans, a BBC documentary detailing some of the key findings of the Census of Marine Life, is now freely available to the public as a four-part series on the popular media-sharing site, YouTube.  Originally aired in October of 2010 and hosted by Sir David Attenborough, the documentary examines what the Census, a massive, ten-year international research project that studied the distribution, diversity, and abundance of marine life, has to tell us about the future of the world's oceans.    

Part One


Part Two


Part Three


Part Four