1968 - 1981

Jerome Namias of the U.S. Weather Bureau joins Scripps to develop the Climate Research Group.  Using long-term atmospheric and buoy data, Namias correlates temperature change across North America with sea-surface changes in the North Pacific. Namias and others conduct the North Pacific Experiment (NORPAX) throughout the 1970s.

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1968
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