Hear Our Latest Aquacasts
Climate Change and California’s Agriculture
Tapan Pathak recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on July 26, 2018. Pathak serves as cooperative extension specialist in climate adaptation in agriculture at the University of California Division of Agriculture and Resources and UC Merced.
Deep Beneath the Sea: Exploring the Twilight Zone
Tyler Phelps recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on July 10, 2018. Phelps is a graduate student with the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco pursuing mesophotic fish ecology research as part of their global Hope for Reefs Initiative.
Climate Geoengineering: What Could It Mean for Human and Ocean Life?
Holly Buck recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on June 28, 2018. Buck is a researcher at UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability. She completed a Ph.D. on environmental sociology and emerging technologies at Cornell University.
Submerged Ice Age America: The View from Yucatan
Dominique Rissolo recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on June 12, 2018. Rissolo is an assistant researcher at the University of California, San Diego’s Qualcomm Institute.
The Resilience Imperative
Albert George recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on June 7, 2018. George is the director of conservation at the South Carolina Aquarium.
Cephalopods are the New Dinosaurs: A Squid’s-Eye View of the History of Life
Danna Staaf recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on May 15, 2018. She is a science writer and educator and the author of Squid Empire: The Rise and Fall of the Cephalopods.
Baja’s Wild Side: Shark Research and Conservation Photography in Baja California
Daniel Cartamil recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on May 9, 2018. He is a marine biologist and shark expert at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, California.
Bites, Cameras, Action: Tracing Tuna Catch, Hook to Dock
Craig Heberer recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on March 20, 2018. Heberer is deputy director of the Nature Conservancy’s Indo-Pacific Tuna Program.
Saving Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtles: An Expedition to Costa Rica
Lauren Harper recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on March 13, 2018. Harper is a senior aquarist in the Aquarium's Tropical Pacific Gallery.
Envisioning an Agricultural Renaissance: Resilient Food Systems
A.G. Kawamura recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on March 6, 2018. Kawamura is a third generation fruit and vegetable grower and shipper and owner of Orange County Produce. He is the former Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture.
Reconciling California’s Delta: Water for Fish and People
Peter Moyle recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on February 27, 2018. Moyle is distinguished professor emeritus in the Department of Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology and associate director of the Center for Watershed Sciences at the University of California, Davis.
Deep-Sea Exploration Aboard the Nautilus
Katelyn Sullivan recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on February 13, 2018. Sullivan is the Aquarium's education coordinator and was selected as a 2017 AltaSea Nautilus Ambassador.
Earth, Wind, Fire, and Water
Dr. William Cooper recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on February 12, 2018. Dr. Cooper is a professor of civil and environmental engineering and director of the Urban Water Research Center at the University of California, Irvine.
The Big Fish Come to Land: An Archaeologist Explores the History of Fishing
Brian Fagan recorded this Aquacast at the Aquarium on January 31, 2018. Fagan is the author of Fishing: How the Sea Fed Civilization, Elixir: A History of Water and Humankind, and Beyond the Blue Horizon: How the Earliest Mariners Unlocked the Secrets of the Ocean.