February 22, 2020 Date

Featured Events

Portal to the Planet: Climate Feedback Loops
Saturday, February 22
A third of Earth’s carbon dioxide is currently absorbed in the ocean. Tiny mixotrophic algae have the power to remove carbon dioxide from the ocean when they make energy...
10:00 AM–12:00 PM
Free Admission Day
Sunday, February 23
Once a month from September to April, the Museum offers free admission to welcome all members of the community. For a listing of other Free Admission Days, visit the Hours an...
10:00 AM–10:00 PM
Shark Sundays
Sunday, February 23
What’s more fun than touching a shark? Feeding one! Help our staff and volunteers feed the sharks and rays at Shark Cove. Learn about shark biology from our experts as t...
3:00 PM–4:00 PM
Beach Cleanup
Wednesday, February 26
Be a part of the solution to marine pollution! Get sandy and sun-kissed while you participate in a noble cause - collecting and categorizing marine debris! East Beach surely...
2:30 PM–4:30 PM
Portal to the Planet: Climate Feedback Loops
Saturday, February 29
A third of Earth’s carbon dioxide is currently absorbed in the ocean. Tiny mixotrophic algae have the power to remove carbon dioxide from the ocean when they make energy...
10:00 AM–12:00 PM
Science on Site: Collection Curation Invertebrate Zoology
Saturday, February 29
The majority of the Museum’s specimen collections are behind locked doors. See what happens behind the scenes in Invertebrate Zoology with Collection Manager Vanessa Del...
11:00 AM–2:00 PM
Our Changing Climate: A Global Movement of Reform
Saturday, February 29
A Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of UCSB Environmental Studies Presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures in partnership with the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Bil...
7:30 PM–9:30 PM
Shark Sundays
Sunday, March 1
What’s more fun than touching a shark? Feeding one! Help our staff and volunteers feed the sharks and rays at Shark Cove. Learn about shark biology from our experts as t...
3:00 PM–4:00 PM
Spring Birding Field Class with Guy Tingos
Tuesday, March 3
8 Week Field Class Tuesdays, March 3–April 21; 8:00–10:00 AM Join expert birder Guy Tingos for spring birding in some of the region’s most exclusive birding...
8:00 AM–10:00 AM
Surviving the World: Making the Best of a Burdened Planet
Thursday, March 5
Presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures in partnership with the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Author of the bestseller The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming, Da...
7:30 PM–9:30 PM