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Twenty-Five Myths That Are Destroying the Environment
Lecture date: December 8, 2016. Author Daniel Botkin discussed his book, Twenty-Five Myths That Are Destroying the Environment: What Many Environmentalists Believe and Why They Are Wrong.
Why Environmentalists Will Save Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant
Lecture date: September 7, 2016. Michael Shellenberger describes why environmentalists are fighting for Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant, California’s last, and why they will succeed.
A Marine Biologist’s Quest to Keep the Pacific Wild
Lecture date: November 30, 2016. Douglas McCauley shares stories of science and adventure from his career as a marine biologist.
Adventures in Social Marketing: Appealing to the Better Angels of our Nature
Lecture date: November 17, 2016. Rob Gould is the founder and president/CEO of One Degree Strategies. He discussed using the discipline of marketing to change people’s behavior regarding climate change.
Secrets of Seahorses
Lecture date: November 9, 2016. Sandy Trautwein discussed the fascinating lives of seahorses, seadragons, and pipefish, why seahorses are facing extinction within thirty years, and how the Aquarium is contributing to their conservation.
The Future of Food: Second Course with Dock to Dish
Lecture date: October 14, 2016. Russ Parsons and Sarah Rathbone discuss Dock to Dish and the important role of well-managed local seafood in an environmentally responsible seafood supply.
The Future of Food: Second Course with L.A. Kitchen and Homeboy Industries
Lecture date: October 7, 2016. Russ Parsons, Robert Egger, and Arlin Crane discussed how culinary training coupled with supportive programming can provide new hope for reformed gang members, previously incarcerated men and women, and emancipated foster youth and the communities they live in.
The Future of Food: Second Course with ONX Winery
Lecture date: September 23, 2016. Russ Parsons and Brian Brown discuss sustainability in the winemaking industry.
The Serengeti Rules: The Quest to Discover How Nature Works, and Why It Matters
Lecture date: October 27, 2016. Dr. Sean Carroll discussed the discovery of the “The Serengeti Rules,” the ecological rules that regulate the numbers and kinds of animals and plants in any given place.
Journey Through the Everglades
Lecture date: October 18, 2016. Photographer Mac Stone shared images and stories from his book, Everglades: America’s Wetland.