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January 28, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM
Dodging Extinction: Power, Food, Money, and the Future of Life on Earth

Dodging Extinction: Power, Food, Money, and the Future of Life on Earth

Paleobiologist Anthony Barnosky will discuss how the impacts of more than 7 billion people on the planet have started a severe mass extinction of life on land and in the sea—and what we can do to stop it.

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January 2015

Dodging Extinction: Power, Food, Money, and the Future of Life on Earth
January 28, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Anthony Barnosky

Paleobiologist Anthony Barnosky will discuss how the impacts of more than 7 billion people on the planet have started a severe mass extinction of life on land and in the sea—and what we can do to stop it.

February 2015

The Future of Food: Anya Fernald
February 4, 2015 6:30 PM—9:00 PM

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Reinventing American Meat

This talk part of an ongoing series called The Future of Food hosted by Los Angeles Times Food Editor Russ Parsons. In this session Anya Fernald will discuss humanely raised organic meat, butcher shops, and restaurants.

The Shark Whisperer
February 10, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Ellen Prager

Marine scientist Ellen Prager will discuss and sign copies of her latest book, The Shark Whisperer, the first in a five-part series of adventure novels for young adults.

California Coast from the Air: Images of a Changing Landscape
February 18, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Gary Griggs

Gary Griggs will discuss how over the past century, humans have changed the coast in significant ways, particularly in Southern California, where extensive stretches of coast have been completely altered.

March 2015

The Aquarium’s Diving Program
March 5, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Paul Dimeo

The Aquarium of the Pacific boasts one of the largest, most active dive programs in the country, with more than 230 divers.

Fukushima and its Impacts
March 11, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Ken Buesseler

On the fourth anniversary of the Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant meltdown triggered by the magnitude 9.0 Tohoku earthquake, Ken Buesseler will discuss the impacts of the accident on marine life.

Antarctic Penguins
March 17, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Heather Lynch

Penguins are playing an increasingly important role as sentinels of ocean health. Heather Lynch will give a brief overview of penguin biology, the threats currently facing many penguin species, and methods used by scientists to study these charismatic seabirds.

April 2015

California’s Drought: Are We In or Out?
April 21, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Bill Patzert

Climatologist Bill Patzert will explain how the California drought developed, its ties to ocean phenomena, and how people can deal with the impacts of future droughts.

Saving California’s Coast (One Local Coastal Program at a Time)
April 30, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Mel Nutter

Mel Nutter, a former chair of the California Coastal Commission, will discuss how cities and counties work with the Coastal Commission to prepare Local Coastal Programs designed to protect California’s coast.

May 2015

The Future of Food: David “Mas” Masumoto
May 7, 2015 6:30 PM—9:00 PM

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The Farmer as Artist

This talk is part of an ongoing series called The Future of Food hosted by Los Angeles Times Food Editor Russ Parsons. In this session farmer and author David “Mas” Masumoto will discuss organic farming.

Reproduction at the Aquarium: The Husbandry Department Tells All
May 12, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Perry Hampton

Aquarium Vice President of Husbandry Perry Hampton will discuss animal reproduction at the Aquarium.

June 2015

Natural History of Sea Slugs
June 3, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Kevin Lee

SCUBA diver and underwater photographer Kevin Lee will share his images of opisthobranchs, or sea slugs, and explain anatomic and behavioral characteristics of these ocean animals.

Extinct in the Wild: Partnering to Save the Guam Kingfisher
June 17, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Beth Bahner

Beth Bahner will give a brief history of the Guam Bird Rescue Project, which collected critically endangered bird species including Guam Kingfishers and others from the island of Guam to prevent their total extinction.

July 2015

Up Around the Bend
July 14, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Don Christy & Vicki Mack

Don Christy will give an illustrated look at the historic past and at the villas, homes, personalities, and tales of Portuguese Bend and Palos Verdes, California.

October 2015

The Future of Food: Michael Cimarusti
October 7, 2015 6:30 PM—9:00 PM

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Eating Well and Doing Good

This talk part of an ongoing series called The Future of Food hosted by Los Angeles Times Food Editor Russ Parsons. In this session chef Michael Cimarusti will discuss how the fine dining industry can get involved with sustainable food.

November 2015

One Fish, Two Fish, Three Fish, Rockfish
November 3, 2015 7:00 PM—8:30 PM

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Dr. Milton Love

There are more than 100 species of rockfish around the world, with at least forty-five in Southern California. Dr. Milton Love will discuss rockfish and their biology, habitat, and behaviors.