Marine Conservationist | TV Host | Mocha Mermaid
 

Xploration NATURE KNOWS BEST


Sharks are inspiring some life changing technologies, including antibacterial materials used in hospitals and enhanced electromagnetic sensors. Danni Washington goes surfing with sharks in this episode of Nature Knows Best to test out a safer wetsuit and explore these other new technologies.


Festo BionicANTS - a brilliant example how principles from nature inspire future technologies.


Festo's Bionic Learning Network - a unique R&D platform that helps inspire smart technology and enthuses youth about STEM careers.

 
 

ocean adventures

 


Danni Washington asks the G7 Environment Ministers to focus on young people and to give them an opportunity to be a part of this conversation Danni Washington is a Miami native with Jamaican roots, passionate about oceans and science communications.


Meet Norah and Laura, co-founders of Salty Girl Seafood, a California company that sources seafood products directly from small scale fisherman that harvest using only sustainable practices.


Each week join T4O and host Danni Washington as we meet new marine species that have made cameos in front of our underwater web cameras. Learn about their quirky characteristics and be inspired to STEP UP 4 THE OCEAN!

 

interviews


Meet Danni Washington, a passionate advocate for our oceans. After many field opportunities in far-flung locales, she decided to team her love for marine biology with her skill for communication, and became inspired to create a program to teach kids about marine conservation.


Danni Washington bucked female stereotypes by becoming a scientist and an entrepreneur, founding The Big Blue & You to teach children about marine conservation. PBS Women and Girls Lead Shorts profile American women from all walks of life who inspire us with stories of resilience, hope, and empowerment.


Take a trip with Miami's very own Danni Washington, a marine biologist who loves exploring the aquatic world with local kids! 

 

events


A passionate science educator and artist, Danni Washington is the co-Founder and CEO of The Big Blue & You - A 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring and educating youth about marine conservation through the arts and service learning. She is a graduate of the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science with a B.S.


Check out ArtSea 2017 - Our signature event where kids & their families celebrate and create ocean conservation-themed art projects at various waterfront destinations.


Hang with me in sunny Santa Barbara! This two-day festival attracts thousands of Californians every year. One of the best celebrations I've been to. Food, music, vendors and fun. Be sure to check it out in person next year. Celebrate Earth Day everyday!

 

SCIence COMMunication

 

Check out Danni's #SciComm videos! The variety of videos include promotional videos for the USA Science & Engineering Festival, Media Zone interviews from the festival floor with the biggest names in SciComm, and additional interviews and videos. Take a look below!

 

Join Danni Washington and find out where STEM Can Take You at the 5th USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo presented by Lockheed Martin! Registration is required:

Danni's a science communicator and avid ocean advocate aiming to share her knowledge of the ocean and other scientific concepts through digital media. As a woman of color, she's striving to get female minorities to pursue a path around STEM.
From the Festival Floor, Danni Washington interviews NASA's, Dr. Jessica Meir at the USA Science & Engineering Festival.

Watch Danni’s very first #SciComm video with @UntamedScience Filmed back in 2008, Danni joined a brilliant team of Ecogeeks (aka science filmmakers) to create a series of videos for Pearson K-12 Science textbooks. In this episode, the team explores the basics of photosynthesis.

 
From the Festival Floor, Danni Washington interviews journalist Angela Sun at #SciFest!
Festival Spokesperson Danni Washington shares how STEM Can Take You Into the Outer Blue at the 5th USA Science & Engineering Festival!
From the Festival Floor, Danni Washington interviews the young winners of the Lockheed Martin Generation Beyond Challenge at #SciFest!
 
From the Festival Floor, Danni Washington interviews Dr. Kate Biberdorf from Fun with Chemistry about her Explosive Science Show here at #SciFest!
Festival Spokesperson Danni Washington shares how STEM Can Take You Into Nature at the 5th USA Science & Enginering Festival!
From the Festival Floor Danni Washington interviews Science Teacher and TV Host Steve Spangler at #SciFest
 
From the Festival Floor, Danni Washington interviews #XSTEM Speaker and host of WX Geeks Dr. Marshall Shepherd at #SciFest!
From the Festival Floor, Danni Washington interviews Science Communicator Samantha Yammine at #SciFest!
From the Festival Floor, Danni Washington learns technology at the DoD from Heather Bloomhard.
 
At the 5th USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo, presented by Lockheed Martin, find out where STEM Can Take You! In this video, Danni Washington shares how STEM can take you into cyberspace and beyond! The Festival takes place April 7 & 8 in Washington, DC.
Festival Spokesperson Danni Washington shares how STEM Can Take You Into the Deep Blue at the 5th USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo, presented by Lockheed Martin!
The 2018 USA Science & Engineering Festival Spokesperson Danni Washington highlights important contributions by African Americans in STEM outside of the incredible Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC.
 
Rising Marine Biologist, TV Host, and Ocean Advocate Danni Washington joins the USA Science & Engineering Festival as a spokesperson for 2018. In this video, Danni celebrates the one-month countdown to the Expo on April 7-8 in Washington, DC.
Festival Spokesperson Danni Washington shares how STEM Can Take You Into the Deep Blue at the 5th USA Science & Engineering Festival

What this Color of STEM video with Danni Washington!