Without the ocean, there would be no life on earth. We have the ocean to thank for our ability to breathe, eat and grow. With a hopeful but realistic perspective, Leg 8 Scientist Boris Worm expressed his love and passion for the ocean to the group. He took advantage of the enchanting scenery in Sam Ford Fiord, Nunavut, to teach Leg 8 participants about the importance of the ocean in our lives and the need to protect it. Here's what he told us.