Join a virtual class on plastic pollution

Scuba Diver underwater

Exploring By The Seat Of Your Pants aims to inspire the next generation of scientists, explorers and conservationists. They do this by bringing science, exploration, adventure and conservation into classrooms through virtual speakers and field trips with leading experts across the globe.

There are over 5 trillion plastic pieces weighing over 250,000 tons afloat at sea.



  • All virtual classes are free
  • Learn from experts all over the world
  • Some of the classes take place live from expeditions


  • Requires access to the internet

Making a difference

Since starting in September 2015, Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants have run well over 1,000 live events and connected hundreds of thousands of students to scientists and explorers in over 75 countries.

There are hundreds of other ways to solve plastic pollution

Photo Credit: Bobby Wu