Lectures

  • The One Week Plastic Challenge

    Each year, Americans trash enough plastic cups, forks, and spoons to circle the equator 300 times. How big is your impact? We posed this question to attendees of our Feb. 6 “Trash:…

  • Trash: Art + Science Intersect

    UPDATE: FEBRUARY 3, 2012; 9:45 a.m. PLEASE NOTE: This lecture has sold out. We apologize for any inconvenience. Stay up-to-date on aquarium happenings by signing up for our enewsletter.   Some of…

  • A Whale of an Opera

    To mark the occasion, Birch Aquarium at Scripps teamed with the Opera earlier this month to host Moby-Dick: Science, Sound and Struggles Between Whales and Men.…

  • Perspectives Lecture: Let’s Talk Trash

    Did you miss our Perspectives on Ocean Science Lecture in December about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch? Watch it here! Description: A group of Scripps graduate researchers recently returned from a…

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