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  1. Photo of the Week: Southern Lights

    Climate-monitoring project shines on May 19, 2016 The Aurora Australis, or southern lights, shine as a green beam shoots into the sky from the second Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Mobile Facility (dubbed AMF2) near McMurdo Station in this image ...

    Last Updated: May 19, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Photo of the Week: Suiting Up

    Scripps alum Jessica Meir-- this year's Scripps Day speaker-- trains for space walk May 12, 2016 Astronaut Jessica Meir undergoes extravehicular activity training at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in this recently released NASA photo. Meir, who received ...

    Last Updated: June 1, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Photo of the Week: Topped up off Thailand

    Research vessel Revelle gets refueled on the high seas May 05, 2016 A tanker refuels Scripps Oceanography research vessel Roger Revelle at sea off Thailand in this photo taken by Scripps graduate student James Holmes. Holmes is a member of a student-led e ...

    Last Updated: May 10, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Photo of the Week: Farewell Melville

    Research vessel Gregorio Velasquez heads to sea Apr 29, 2016 Research vessel Gregorio Velasquez, formerly known as R/V Melville, passes the Nimitz Marine Facility of Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego for the last time as it makes its way ...

    Last Updated: May 2, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Photo of the Week: Peering Down at New Pier

    Scripps's Nimitz Marine Facility gets a refresh Apr 07, 2016 An aerial view of the Nimitz Marine Facility (MarFac) pier during construction. Work to revitalize the Point Loma facility that houses the Scripps Oceanography research fleet began in 2014 ...

    Last Updated: April 8, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Photo of the Week: (Microscopic) March Madness

    Plankton camera captures abundance of tiny organisms Plankton images captured by Scripps Plankton Camera System Mar 30, 2016 Spring is in the air — and plankton are blooming all over! Research Oceanographer Jules Jaffe shared this series of images of indi ...

    Last Updated: March 30, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Photo of the Week: Coral Chemistry

    Scripps researchers collect coral samples in Panama Mar 21, 2016 Scripps researchers Martín Tresguerres and Davey Kline go shopping for corals in Bocas del Toro, Panama, where they are conducting research on coral cell biology. (Video here.) The two scien ...

    Last Updated: March 22, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Photo of the Week: Lunar Shadow

    Climate-monitoring satellite envisioned at Scripps Oceanography images eclipse Mar 11, 2016 From deep space, NASA's EPIC camera aboard NOAA’s space weather-observing DSCOVR satellite captured a unique view of this week's solar eclipse. The shado ...

    Last Updated: March 14, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Photo of the Week: Southern Ocean Sunrise

    Bright reward after long night collecting data off Antarctica Photo by Earle Wilson Mar 04, 2016 The rising sun silhouettes an iceberg in the Southern Ocean in this photo taken aboard Scripps Oceanography's R/V Roger Revelle in February by Earle Wils ...

    Last Updated: March 4, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Photo of the Week: A Ray of Hope

    Majestic giant manta ray photographed by Scripps grad student Feb 19, 2016 A giant manta ray swims gracefully in the Revillagigedo Archipelago, about 300 miles off Baja California, Mexico. Scripps Oceanography graduate student Joshua Stewart captured this ...

    Last Updated: February 19, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography