Scripps News

R/V Polarstern locked in Arctic ice. Photo: Alfred-Wegener-Institut / Stefan Hendricks

Tethered for Months to Floating Sea Ice, Scripps Researchers Join Largest-Ever International Arctic Expedition
Biological oceanographers believe the Arctic’s tiniest creatures may answer the biggest climate change questions

Crashed World War II aircraft 330 feet deep off Hawaii created from high-resolution video data from R/V Petrel ROV

New Detail in Deep-Sea Wreckage Find
Scripps Oceanography and collaborators image resting place of World War II aircraft

Scripps Student Spotlight: Daniel Yee
Scripps PhD student pursues research in molecular and cell biology of diatoms responsible for a large portion of the planet’s photosynthesis and oxygen production

  • birch aquarium

    Providing ocean science education, interpreting Scripps research, and promoting ocean conservation

  • View the surf and La Jolla Shores from Scripps Pier

sharknado