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Birch Aquarium At Scripps - Evening Lecture: Where The Swell Begins

    THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!

  • WHEN Monday, October 8, 2012 at 6:30 p.m.
  • WHERE Birch Aquarium at Scripps, 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA
    Map | Website
  • AGES All ages
  • COST Free - $8

Every summer the California surfing community enjoys the arrival of a long regular swell from the southwest. The origin of the swell is in the winter storms of the southern hemisphere, some in the Indian Ocean, half-way around the earth.

Join internationally renowned Scripps professor Walter Munk, on October 8th from 6:30-8pm to learn how World War II and measurements of Guadalupe Island led to this discovery and what it means for surfers today.

RSVP: 858-534-5771 or at aquarium.ucsd.edu

Cost:
Members - FREE
Public - $8

Past presentations air on UCSD-TV. Visit ucsd.tv/oceanscience for more information.

Location: Birch Aquarium at Scripps 2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037 Google Map

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