Browsing Tag

conservation

  • Seadragons, Part 6: Leafy Seadragons

    By Leslee Matsushige, aquarium co-creator Our first excursion after arriving in Adelaide was to Victor Harbor – about 80 km (~50 miles) south on the coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula – to dive at Rapid…

  • Seadragons, Part 4: The Importance of this Trip

    By Leslee Matsushige, aquarium co-curator Each day I’m in Australia, I realize just how important this trip is for Birch Aquarium at Scripps and for me, personally. Our aquarists have learned a…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • One Week To Go…

    Our first preview reception for Boundless Energy is next Wednesday, so we have one week until the new exhibit needs to be ready. Anyone who has worked in the museum/attraction biz…

  • Boundless Energy construction on schedule

    Construction is progressing well for our Boundless Energy exhibit, opening this summer. Crews have outlined all of the major exhibit sections and have begun to install the physical components. Check out…

Scripps Institution of Oceanography UC San Diego