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  • Birch Aquarium Shines a Light on Sustainability

    By Kate Jirik, Birch Aquarium science educator and naturalist Birch Aquarium at Scripps is taking gradual steps toward sustainable business practices. Our most recent success involved upgrading 150 exhibit lights to…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Boundless Energy is Open!

    Happy Opening Day! We couldn’t have been more excited to open the gates this morning to Boundless Energy. And it seems like our visitors –especially the kids – really like this…

  • 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…

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