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  1. Photo of the Week: Run, Fish, Run!

    Jul 26, 2013 Why have an amphibious fish run on a treadmill? Not for exercise or even a viral YouTube video. In order to test how oxygen impacts certain animals, scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego took measurements of a Japa ...

    Last Updated: January 15, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Photo of the Week: Stopping by the Hotel del

    Whale watching season in full swing Feb 05, 2014 A gray whale surfaces off Coronado with Hotel del Coronado in background. Whale watching season is in full swing and tours are available through Birch Aquarium at Scripps. Click here for more information an ...

    Last Updated: February 5, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Photo of the Week

    Vessel of Opportunity Feb 18, 2014 Scripps oceanographer Luca Centurioni (left) hands a drifter to Scripps assistant development engineer Lance Braasch aboard the vessel Chamade  on Feb. 12 at Southwestern Yacht Club in San Diego. Swiss explorers Marc Dec ...

    Last Updated: February 20, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

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    Green Sea Turtle Mar 05, 2014 A green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) swims out of the blue to investigate research divers at Millennium Atoll, Kiribati. Photographer Brian Zgliczynski is part of a Scripps Institution of Oceanography research team studying di ...

    Last Updated: April 8, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

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    Devil Ray Gets Airborne Mar 25, 2014 Mobula Munkiana, or  Munk's Devil Ray, is named after Scripps Institution of Oceanography geophysicist Walter Munk. Munk and several Scripps researchers saw the ray catch air amid breaching humpback whales at Cabo ...

    Last Updated: March 25, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Photo of the Week:

    Martian Crystals Apr 17, 2014 Image of martian meteorite Miller Range 03346, showing large clinopyroxene grains at five times magnification. These minerals grow in magma chambers in the upper crust of Mars, and contain certain forms of sulfur that give cl ...

    Last Updated: April 17, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Photo of the Week: Scripps Contingent Meets Pope Francis

    Pontifical Academy of Sciences members express common goal with pontiff during workshop May 07, 2014 Scripps climate and atmospheric scientist V. Ramanathan meets with Pope Francis on May 6. Ramanathan, a member of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences since ...

    Last Updated: May 8, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

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    Loading Fish for Market Jun 04, 2014 Scripps graduate students Brett Garner and Chris Neighbors are working with traditional fishermen in Fiji in partnership with the NGO C-3. Check out their work at www.kiaoverthere.org. Here a seafood export company col ...

    Last Updated: July 3, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Photo of the Week

    Deep SOLO Trials Jun 25, 2014 Researchers lower a Deep SOLO prototype float from the deck of R/V Tangaroa during a June 16-25 cruise off New Zealand's eastern coast. Part of a new generation of profiling instruments that can travel to greater ocean d ...

    Last Updated: June 25, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

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    Anchovy Bonanza Jul 11, 2014 A sea lion took advantage of an unusual event on July 8, when schools of Northern Anchovy drifted toward La Jolla Shores and Scripps Pier. Researchers are not sure why the large schools came so close to shore on a northward jo ...

    Last Updated: July 11, 2014 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography