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Birch Aquarium’s Perspectives Lecture: Squid Pro Quo

02/10/2020 - 7:00pm
Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Event Description: 

Jules Jaffe, Scripps Oceanographer


Exploring the undersea world has always presented challenges in terms of cost and accessibility. However, recent advances in ocean observing technology are allowing researchers to explore heretofore unexplored worlds at reasonable cost. Join oceanographer Jules Jaffe as he describes his career as an ocean explorer and technology innovator. Learn how new, cost effective instruments and platforms present unprecedented opportunities for students of all ages to engage in designing, building and experimenting with ocean observing technologies with examples from underwater robots and underwater microscopes.


Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Member/Public: Free/$8

Students/Teachers: $5

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