Climate Change

  • Inspired by Nature: BE WiSE at the Aquarium

    By Catie Fyfe, community connections coordinator When the lights go out and the public leaves, the fish usually have Birch Aquarium at Scripps to themselves. That wasn’t the case earlier this…

  • Birch Aquarium Recognized for Sustainable Leadership

    Birch Aquarium’s efforts to be sustainable and to teach the community about sustainable living garnered special recognition yesterday. The California Center for Sustainable Energy honored the aquarium with its Sustainable Community Leadership award during…

  • Students Unite for World Water Monitoring Day

    As citizens living along an international border, young people in San Diego and Tijuana need to have a strong understanding of the interdependence of natural resources in a larger, global setting.…

  • October SEA Days: Scientist Q&A

    On the third Saturday of each month, a scientist from Scripps Institution of Oceanography or elsewhere in the community joins our special SEA Days program to share their exciting research with…

  • Why Scripps Matters

    The ocean and humans are inextricably linked. We continually strive to illustrate this for our visitors, no matter where they live on the planet. As the outreach center for world-renowned Scripps…

  • A Rare Trip To Palmyra Atoll

    By Nigella Hillgarth, Executive Director, Birch Aquarium at Scripps This blog first appeared in the Nov. 23, 2010 online version of The Guardian (UK). The plane seemed to take forever to…

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