Perspectives on Ocean Science Lecture SeriesTime: 7–8 p.m.
Doors open at 6:30; lecture begins at 7 p.m.
Cost: Public $8, Students/Educators $5, Free for members
The Jeffrey B. Graham Perspectives on Ocean
Science Lecture Series features engaging presentations on research
conducted worldwide by scientists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at
UC San Diego. Scripps
scientists are exploring Earth’s mysteries in hundreds of research projects
under way on every continent. Learn
about science at Scripps and join researchers on their paths to discovery. Services available for the deaf or hard of hearing.
For additional lectures, check our upcoming Ocean Author Presentations.
Monday, December 8
There is no lecture in December. See you on Jan. 12!
Monday, January 12
We Can Save Coral Reefs
Dr. Jeremy Jackson, marine ecologist
Concerns about climate change have distracted scientists and governments from the steps we can take now to make an enormous difference to coral reef health and increase reefs’ resilience to future climate shocks. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear acclaimed scientist Jeremy Jackson explain why there is hope for these vulnerable ecosystems in a global ocean that is increasingly impacted by humans.
Monday, February 9
Research at Scripps Oceanography:
Understanding and Protecting the Planet
Dr. Margaret Leinen, director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography
A distinguished Earth scientist with extensive national and international experience in ocean science, global climate, and environmental issues, Margaret Leinen is director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Join us for an up close look at how some of the latest research activities at Scripps Oceanography are helping to shape worldwide conversations about the future of our planet.
Perspectives Lectures: More Than 16 Million Online Views
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