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Lectures are held at 7:00 p.m. Cost is $5 for public; FREE for Aquarium members, seniors age 62 and up, teachers, and students with valid ID and advanced reservations.
The Aquarium’s Guest Speaker Series invites a broad spectrum of experts in the fields of science, marine biology, oceanography, conservation, and government, as well as artists, photographers, authors, and explorers to the Aquarium to share their experiences with the public.
Attendees have the opportunity to hear directly from these experts and ask them questions, receiving up-to-date information and learning about the latest discoveries relating to the speaker’s topic.
Each presentation is broadcast live on the Aquarium’s website. Aquarium members, teachers, students with valid ID, and seniors ages 62 and above receive free admission.
Donald Prothero recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on July 9, 2015. Prothero is a professor in the department of geological sciences at California Polytechnic University, Pomona, and a research associate in vertebrate paleontology at the Los Angeles County Natural History Museum.
Lecture date: July 14, 2015. Don Christy gave an illustrated look at Palos Verdes' historic past and at the villas, homes, personalities, and tales of this hidden corner of California. His publishing and production partner Vicki Mack discussed Christy's book and a TV documentary about one of the founders of Palos Verdes.