• Andy Nosal, Ph.D., Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

    Scripps Research: Background Music in Shark Documentaries

    Accompanied by uplifting music, this footage of sharks influenced viewers to have positive attitudes about these animals. Excerpt from “The Blue Planet”, BBC. Dr. Andrew P. Nosal, Postdoc Researcher, Marine Biology Research…

  • Sunset at Scripps Institution of Oceanography beach (November 2010)

    SEA Days: Century Celebrations

    SEA Days: Century Celebrations 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.”…

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    Summer Learning Adventure Camp

    Its hard to believe we are more than halfway through our Summer Learning Adventure Camps! Campers have been making memories in the camp classrooms, though the Hall of Fishes, and at the beach. Our…

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    New! Summertime Blue Whale Watching Adventure

    Starting Saturday, July 30, Birch Aquarium at Scripps teams up with Flagship Cruises & Events to present Summertime Blue Whale Watching Adventure! Learn about the largest animal in the world from Scripps…

  • A leopard shark swims in the kelp forest off Del Mar. Photo courtesy of Mark Royer.

    SEA Days: Shark and Ray Day

    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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