These matches, created by Jessica Ling Findley take climate crisis stories to a different stage. Created with input scientists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography this performance was produced with the support of SLP Urban Planning for the Port of San Diego.
Match 1: Giant Humboldt Squid vs Happy School of Hake Fish
Watch the Hungry Giant Humboldt Squid battle a Happy School of Hake Fish. These enormous, sometimes cannibal, cephalopods thrive in low oxygen areas, which are increasing as the temperature rises up the coast. This squid encounters a local school of Hake Fish. Who will prevail?
Match 2: Renewable Energy vs Fossil Fuels
Renewable Energy and Fossil Fuels take the battle for resources to the mat. Can Renewable Energy compete with the Gasoline-powered player who gets 10x more government subsidies in the US?
Match 3: Giant Sea Kelp Vs the Purple Sea Urchin
Our oxygen generating, carbon sinking hero, the Giant Kelp Forest is going to battle with the ever-growing, overpopulating appetite of the Purple Sea Urchin. Who will win when these two battle?