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Oct 9, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Perspectives Lecture: The Lion and the Mouse


Breaking waves and swirling water take on new meaning when viewed through the lens of an oceanographer. At this month’s Perspectives Lecture, The Lion and the Mouse: How the Motions in the Ocean Impact our Planet, join Jennifer MacKinnon as she illuminates how these dynamic small-scale phenomena hold the key to understanding global processes. Doors open at 6:30; lecture lasts at 7-8 p.m. Tickets are $8 for Public Admission, $5 for Students and Educators, and free for Birch Aquarium Members. RSVP is recommended for this popular event. Annual Memberships are also available. For more information or to RSVP, visit or call 858-534-5771. Proceeds support exhibits and educational programming at Birch Aquarium at Scripps.

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Date and Time

Oct 9, 2017 at 7:00 pm


Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Event Registration

Registration is not required for this event.

Event Fee

Public $8 |  Students/Educators $5 |  Free for aquarium members


Birch Aquarium at Scripps    858-534-5771


Faculty, Staff, Students, The General Public

Event Host

Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Event Category

Talks and Lectures