Lecture Archive

View Aquarium Lectures in Their Entirety

Lecture Archive: Agustin Fuentes

Guest Speakers |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: Agustin Fuentes  

The Creative Spark: Imagination and Collaboration in Human Evolution

Lecture date: July 26, 2017. Scientist and author Agustín Fuentes discusses his book, The Creative Spark: How Imagination Made Humans Exceptional.

Video Posted: June 26, 2017 | Running time: 44:07

Lecture Archive: Lee Kats

Conservation Issues |Exhibits |Guest Speakers |Conservation |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: Lee Kats  

Hollywood Amphibians: A Movie Star’s Life

Lecture date: June 8, 2017. Dr. Lee Kats of Pepperdine University discusses changes and challenges ahead for local frogs and salamanders.

Video Posted: May 22, 2017 | Running time: 41:55

Lecture Archive: Jonathan White

Environment |Guest Speakers |Lecture Archive 2017 |Oceanograph

Lecture Archive: Jonathan White  

Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean

Lecture date: May 30, 2017. Writer, sailor, and marine conservationist Jonathan White discusses his latest book, Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean—the result of his search for the world’s largest and fastest tides.

Video Posted: April 24, 2017 | Running time: 1:03:15

Lecture Archive: Panel on Aquaculture

Guest Speakers |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: Panel on Aquaculture  

Will Farmed Fish Save Our Oceans, Delight Our Palates, and Provide Healthy Food for All?

Lecture date: May 25, 2017. Peter Kareiva and Jerry Schubel moderate a panel discussion on the subject of aquaculture, or farmed seafood.

Video Posted: April 24, 2017 | Running time: 1:25:52

Lecture Archive: Daniel Goldman

Animal Information |Guest Speakers |Lecture Archive 2017 |Marine Biolog

Lecture Archive: Daniel Goldman  

The Physics of Mudskippers and Other Land Locomotors

Lecture date: May 17, 2017. Daniel Goldman discusses the findings of his study investigating how aquatic animals transitioned to dry land millions of years ago.

Video Posted: April 24, 2017 | Running time: 58:01

Lecture Archive: Robert Pomeroy

Environment |Guest Speakers |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: Robert Pomeroy  

Might As Well Go Surfing: Biomass Utilization in a World with Oil at $50 a Barrel

Lecture date: May 2, 2017. Robert Pomeroy discusses the ongoing research and outreach in algae biofuels and introduces our pivot to biopolymers.

Video Posted: April 24, 2017 | Running time: 52:16

Lecture Archive: Tara Sayuri Whitty

Animal News |Conservation Issues |Guest Speakers |Conservation |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: Tara Sayuri Whitty  

Tiny Porpoise, Big Mess: Perspectives on Vaquita Conservation

Lecture date: April 18, 2017. What happens when the conservation of a charismatic animal has negative impacts on human well-being? Researcher Tara Sayuri Whitty discusses this dilemma through the lens of the vaquita, the most endangered marine mammal in the world, and the gillnet ban established by the Mexican government to protect it.

Video Posted: March 28, 2017 | Running time: 49:31

Lecture Archive: SoCal Oysters Project

Conservation Issues |Environment |Guest Speakers |Conservation |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: SoCal Oysters Project  

Planning and Incentivizing Native Olympia Oyster Restoration in Southern California

Lecture date: March 16, 2017. Learn about the SoCal Oysters project at the University of California, Santa Barbara’s Bren School of Environmental Science & Management. Students running this project discuss the feasibility of restoring Southern California coasts through oyster farming.

Video Posted: March 28, 2017 | Running time: 41:50

Lecture Archive: Christine Whitcraft

Conservation Issues |Environment |Guest Speakers |Climate Change |Conservation |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: Christine Whitcraft  

Wetlands in a Time of Change

Lecture date: March 22, 2017. Christine Whitcraft discusses how human activities, including development and climate change, impact salt marshes and how we can successfully protect and restore these valuable ecosystems in the future.

Video Posted: February 27, 2017 | Running time: 44:05

Lecture Archive: Andrew Pershing

Environment |Guest Speakers |Climate Change |Lecture Archive 201

Lecture Archive: Andrew Pershing  

Climate Change and Ecosystems of the Gulf of Maine: What Does the Future Hold?

Lecture date: March 15, 2017. Andrew Pershing discusses his research, which focuses on the causes and consequences of changing conditions in the Gulf of Maine.

Video Posted: February 27, 2017 | Running time: 43:45

Page 1 of 32 pages  1 2 3 >  Last ›