Perspectives on Ocean Science Lecture Series
Time: 7 - 8 p.m.
Doors open at 6:30; lecture begins at 7 p.m.
Cost: Public $8, Students/Educators $5, Free for members
The Jeffrey B. Graham Perspectives on Ocean
Science Lecture Series features engaging presentations on research
conducted worldwide by scientists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at
UC San Diego. Scripps
scientists are exploring Earth’s mysteries in hundreds of research projects
under way on every continent. Learn
about science at Scripps and join researchers on their paths to discovery. Services available for the deaf or hard of hearing.
For additional lectures, check our upcoming Ocean Author Presentations.
How Does El Niño Affect California?
David Pierce, climate scientist
El Niño is a phenomenon that impacts weather and climate
around the globe. Join climate scientist David Pierce to learn what an El
Niño event is, how it affects the weather and water supply in the greater San
Diego region and California in general, and how scientists use models to
forecast the likelihood of El Niño events.
Perspectives lectures are recorded monthly and can be viewed online through the UCSD-TV website. To date, these 130+ videos have been viewed more than 10 million times.
Perspectives Lectures: More Than 10 Million Online Views
Support the future of this critical outreach program, seen onsite and online by more than 10 million people—and growing.