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Beach erosion at La Jolla Shores

Research Highlight: Scientifically, This Was Still a Monster El Niño Year
Despite less Southern California rain than expected, the climate phenomenon had a profound impact

Photo of the Week: Farewell Melville
Research vessel Gregorio Velasquez heads to sea

Matthew Siegfried. Field photo by Oliver Marsh, Gateway Antarctica

What Lies beneath West Antarctica?
Early career researchers publish new insights into Antarctic subglacial lakes

From the Porthole

Grad SLAM Participants Demonstrate the Power of the Three-Minute Pitch
Scripps Oceanography and UC San Diego graduate students deliver polished presentations at campus-wide speaking competition

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