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    Scripps Research Cruise Wow’s Birch Aquarium Guests

    A few weeks ago, a student-led research cruise onboard Scripps Institution of Oceanography’s R/V Robert Godon Sproul was visible from Birch Aquarium. Naturally, guests, staff, and volunteers were all curious about…

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    Coastal Cleanup Day Makes A Difference

    All along the California coast, people of all ages picked up trash during the largest volunteering event in the state, California Coastal Cleanup Day. Run by the California Coastal Commission and with…

  • Marine scientist Jenny Hofmeister, Ph.D. studies Octopus behavior and ecology.

    SEA Days: Mollusk Madness

    Every month, the third Saturday is a special day at Birch Aquarium: SEA Days! As the tagline suggests, SEA Days are always full of  “Science, Exploration and Adventure.” Visitors and members can…

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    Summer Camp Wrap-up: Our Favorite Moments of 2016

    It’s time to bid farewell to our Summer Learning Adventure Campers. From hanging ten on the surf, to unearthing artistic inspiration, to taking in panoramic views from Scripps Pier; our campers…

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