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oceanography

  • 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…

  • Scripps at Junior Acheivement’s BizTown

    Imagine writing a business plan, ironing out a budget, and managing employees. Now imagine doing it all at only 11 years old. Birch Aquarium at Scripps & Scripps Institution of Oceanography…

  • 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 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…

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