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  • Seadragons, Part 7: The Great Barrier Reef

    By Leslee Matsushige, aquarium co-curator My research trip to Australia has concluded and I’m back home at Birch Aquarium at Scripps, but I wanted to share some incredible photos from the…

  • 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…

  • 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:…

  • Q&A with the Banana Slugs

    After rocking the tide pools at Birch Aquarium at Scripps last week, Doug “Dirt” Greenfield of the Banana Slug String Band answered some of our questions about the band and their…

  • 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…

  • 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…

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