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  1. Around the Pier: Meet Andy Nosal, the Scripps Researcher with a Passion for Science Communication—and Sharks

    The winner of a prestigious science communicator’s award, Nosal strives to dispel myths about sharks Jan 12, 2016 On a clear summer’s day, you’re likely to find Andy Nosal in or near the warm waters of La Jolla Shores, a pristine beach located in San Dieg ...

    Last Updated: January 13, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Around the Pier: New Global Seafloor Map Incorporated into Google Ocean

    Scripps geophysicist helps virtual globe stay up-to-date with the latest science Jan 11, 2016 The world’s most explored virtual globe was recently updated with the latest scientific discoveries along the seafloor. The new features, including the most up-t ...

    Last Updated: January 11, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Around the Pier: Deep-Ocean Protections May Help Mitigate Climate Change

    On the eve of major climate negotiations, researchers argue that potential for long-term damage to deep oceans requires international agreement to lessen human disturbances Nov 12, 2015 In largely unseen ways, humans are changing the character of the deep ...

    Last Updated: November 12, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Around the Pier: Citizen Science Will Help Assess Effects of El Niño

    Scientists enlist the public to help document anticipated major climate event Nov 05, 2015 As one of the largest El Niños in recent years continues to develop in the Pacific Ocean, Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego is calling on the publ ...

    Last Updated: December 1, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Around the Pier: Bending the Curve

    In a two-day summit at UC San Diego, University of California resolves to be a beacon for carbon neutrality Nov 05, 2015 University of California climate experts announced 10 scalable solutions for moving the world towards carbon neutrality at a summit he ...

    Last Updated: November 5, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Around the Pier: Scripps Alum Tim Gallaudet Becomes Oceanographer of the Navy

    A 2001 Scripps Ph.D., Gallaudet credits institution with making him a better naval officer Oct 30, 2015 Rear Adm. Tim Gallaudet, who received a doctorate from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, became the Oceanographer of the Navy in a S ...

    Last Updated: October 30, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Around the Pier: Birch Aquarium Announces New Executive Director

    UC San Diego Alumnus Harry Helling to Lead Birch Aquarium at Scripps Oct 08, 2015 Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, has named UC San Diego alumnus Harry Helling as its new executive director. Helling, who started his car ...

    Last Updated: October 8, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Around the Pier: Scripps PhD Student Draws Inspiration from the Sea

    Uses Digital Art to Convey Science Oct 08, 2015 To some, science is hard to understand. It can be very complex and extremely technical.  For Adi Khen, it’s a source of inspiration for her art. Khen, a first-year PhD student at Scripps Institution of Ocean ...

    Last Updated: October 8, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Around the Pier: Student-Led Symposium Fosters Spirit of Collaboration at Scripps

    Scripps graduate students shared a wide-variety of research projects at second-annual symposium Oct 08, 2015 The spirit of innovation and collaboration is alive and well among students at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, as demonstrate ...

    Last Updated: October 8, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Around the Pier: UC San Diego Top Institution in United States for Environmental and Earth Sciences

    Science journal Nature ranks campus fourth-leading institution in the world based on published research Oct 07, 2015 The journal Nature ranked UC San Diego first in the United States and fourth worldwide in earth and environmental research in a new survey ...

    Last Updated: October 8, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography