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Marine Animals

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2009

    "The Cove" Filmmakers Wade Into Edwards University

    The Cove, a documentary about the annual massacre of more than 25,000 dolphins in Wakayama, Japan, created quite the buzz when it played at the last Sundance festival. An Orange County audience gets a chance to meet the creators of that buzz tonight. Filmmakers Charles Hambleton and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2009

    Duh-Dunt. Duh-Dunt. Duht-Duht-Duht-Duht-Duht-Duht . . .

    The Aquarium of the Pacific in the Long Beach is the only aquarium in the contiguous United States to have a tiger shark on exhibit--and they couldn't be prouder. The 5-foot baby is being studied as tiger sharks are often feared as the second-most dangerous shark in the ocean. They're also among the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2009

    Shark Summer: Here We Go Again?

    You'll be forgiven if you take a fleeting glance at the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific's latest tourist-season promotion and feel deja vu all over again. After all, posters with teeth-blaring maneaters and a "Shark Summer" logo with an ominous fin replacing the "a" in shark do evoke memories of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2009

    To Do Tonight - 3/16

    Annual Gray Whale Migration, 12 p.mThousands of Grey Whales along our coastline and right now there's a 96% success rate viewing whales and/or dolphins. Check out the 2 1/2 hour cruises offered multiple times daily at Newport Landing if you'd like to see these giant creatures of the sea.Newport Lan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2009

    The Harkeys' Shamu-Size Scandal May Be More Than A Fluke

    Let's get the obvious out of the way. Someone over at the Register took my advice. How else to explain that their headlines about Dana Point Festival of Whales have evolved from the predictably punny triteness of last week's "Whale of a Festival" to yesterday's far more excellent "Festival of Whales ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    September 3, 2008

    And the Wet Envelope Goes to ...

    If you're burning $2,000 for a VIP table at Surfer Magazine's 36th annual Surfer Poll and Video Awards ceremony Tuesday night at the Grove of Anaheim, at least you can feel warmed that you are helping two worthy causes. Proceeds from VIP table sales at the annual, invite-only event that honors the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2007

    Thursday's Headlines. No Surprises: Bishop Brown citation dropped

    Bishop Brown citation dropped: The Los Angeles Times reports that a contempt-of-court citation against Orange Bishop Tod Brown has been dropped as part of an almost-$7 million sex abuse settlement. Plaintiff's attorney John Manly said the diocese forced them to drop their bid for the citation: "The ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 29, 2007

    Thursday - 12/6

    John R. Wooden Classic Golf Tournament at Oak Creek Golf Club, Ocean Adventure Cruises at Dana Wharf

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2007

    Irvine Starbucks Climate Crisis Discussion Today

    Just came over the wire: At 2 p.m. today, the Starbucks Coffee at 3995 Alton Pkwy. in Irvine is hosting a "National Day of Discussion" on the issue of "climate crisis" in support of a new Paramount/National Geographic-sponsored film, Arctic Tale. Filmmakers Adam Ravetch and Sarah Robertson, as wel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2007

    Beach Break: Killing Nemo

    Cut off from the powerful, cleansing waves of the Pacific ocean by a massive concrete breakwater, the gentle swells that lap the Long Beach coastline are so dirty that they were recently ranked the most polluted beach water in California by the Santa Monica-based environmental group Heal The Bay. A ... More >>

  • News

    August 2, 2007
  • Blogs

    July 31, 2007

    Tuesday's Headlines

    Gore guilty: Al Gore III pleaded guilty Monday to possessing marijuana and other drugs when he was caught speeding in OC earlier in the month, reports the LA Times. This shooter's a giver: "Machine-gun Sonny" has mastered a shooting game at the OC Fair and wins mountain bikes nightly. But he doesn' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2007

    Animal Uprising in Long Beach

    Crazy animals have begun invading Long Beach by sea and land. Yesterday, a six-foot female blue shark was spotted swimming in circles near docked boats at the Marina Pacifica. The shark was in good health except a for a fishing hook and line hanging from its mouth. Marine workers were forced to sc ... More >>

  • News

    June 21, 2007

    'Gaff!'

    On deck with weekend warriors angling for the mighty Humboldt squid

  • Culture

    March 15, 2007

    Specific Abstractions

    Abstract Works actually looks like stuff youve seen

  • News

    January 11, 2007

    It's a Living

    Laughter Yoga coach

  • Features

    November 16, 2006

    So Many Bad Songs

    Barstow Boyz cover you in DNA

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    Dance of the Penguin

    That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2006

    Ear Splitters

    A federal judge has temporarily forbidden the Navy from using high-intensity sonar in war-game exercises off the coast of Hawaii, ruling that environmental groups had provided "considerable convincing scientific evidence that the Navy's use of ... sonar can kill, injure, and disturb many species, in ... More >>

  • Film

    March 23, 2006
  • Columns

    March 2, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Something About Mexicans
    Its time we had a conversation with Gustavo Arellano

  • Calendar

    January 12, 2006
  • Calendar

    January 12, 2006
  • Culture

    July 21, 2005

    Electric Blues

    Cole Gerst gets lit

  • Music

    July 7, 2005
  • Culture

    January 27, 2005
  • Film

    December 23, 2004

    Sea Sick and Twisted

    Bill Murray, Wes Anderson, The Life Aquatic And The American Way

  • Film

    August 5, 2004

    Reality Bites

    Friendly sharks, briny visuals and soggy acting diminish Open Waters fear factor

  • Culture

    May 6, 2004

    Wank

    Lisa Adams Symbolism drives us insane

  • Film

    April 15, 2004
  • Columns

    January 15, 2004
  • Columns

    December 11, 2003
  • News

    December 11, 2003

    The Poseidon Misadventure

    10 arguments against turning Surf Citys water into brine

  • Columns

    September 11, 2003
  • News

    September 11, 2003

    Blood in the Water

    San O. sharks bring out the Beast

  • Culture

    August 21, 2003

    Deep Do-Do

    Treading Red Water

  • Culture

    August 7, 2003

    Sci-Fi Dada

    The fabulous worlds of Christine Nguyen

  • News

    July 24, 2003

    From Scrubs to Trunks

    Twin physicians again surfing in U.S. Open

  • Columns

    November 14, 2002
  • Culture

    April 25, 2002

    Tweekers Ball

    This is your art on drugs

  • Food

    August 2, 2001

    Cliffs Ragin Cajun Redux

    The Big Easy has descended upon us again

  • Columns

    July 5, 2001

    He Shelves Sea Shells By the Seashore

    Dennis Kellys tales of briny woe

  • Columns

    June 28, 2001
  • Music

    June 21, 2001
  • News

    June 14, 2001

    No Food to Free Willy

    Eco-activist fasts 31 days to protest Navy sonar linked to sea-mammal deaths

  • Film

    January 18, 2001

    You Say You Want an Evolution

    IMAXs Galapagos offers a rare view

  • Culture

    October 5, 2000

    Mother Ocean

    A little dippiness, much fun in san clemente

  • News

    November 4, 1999

    Crystal Method

    Irvine Co.s Crystal Cove project raises eco-disaster fears

  • Features

    February 18, 1999
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