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marine

  • San Diego Whale Watching Boat

    Week Two: San Diego Whale Watching 2013

    It’s only Week Two of the whale-watching season with Birch Aquarium at Scripps and Flagship Cruises & Events, but my, what a week it has been!…

  • Books for Kids: Marine Biographies

    By Leorah Gavidor, Gift Shop blogger Manfish By Jennifer Berne • Illustrated by Éric Puybaret $16.99 (hardcover only)  The Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau By Dan Yaccarino $7.99 (paperback)  Life in…

  • How My Birch Aquarium Internship Will Advance My Career

    By Jessica Chen, Danielle Hammond, Kathrin Artamonov, and Ciera Villegas  Birch Aquarium Youth Summer Interns, 2012  “Do you want to major in marine biology?” As high school students, we hear this question…

  • 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…

  • More Photos: Underwater Parks Day Photo Contest

    With all the amazing submissions to this year’s Underwater Parks Day Photo Contest, we couldn’t help but post a few more of our favorites to share. Thanks again to all the…