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  1. Photo of the Week: Sampling Sabancaya

    If the volcanic gasses won't come to you... Dec 18, 2015 Members of the Trail by Fire team hike along the slope of the active Peruvian volcano Sabancaya earlier this month to take sulfur dioxide samples. Led by Yves Moussallam, a research fellow at S ...

    Last Updated: December 18, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Photo of the Week: R/V Sally Ride

    Under testing, crane hoists 20,000-lb. load Dec 11, 2015 Testing of scientific support systems aboard R/V Sally Ride is charging ahead in preparation for initial Builder's Sea Trials in January 2016. Among its many capable systems, Sally Ride feature ...

    Last Updated: December 11, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Photo of the Week: Antarctic Radar

    Collecting and analyzing detailed atmospheric and cloud data Nov 24, 2015 The Scanning ARM Cloud Radar (SACR) is set up on Ross Island near McMurdo Station on Antarctica for the AWARE experiment. AWARE scientists and technical experts are using a suite of ...

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

  4. Photo of the Week

    Flying in Style Nov 10, 2015 The view from the flight deck of a US Air Force C-17 cargo plane on the way to Antarctica. Matt Siegfried, who recently received his PhD from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, is blogging from the field as p ...

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

  5. Photo of the Week

    'Bend that Curve' Oct 27, 2015 From left, California Gov. Jerry Brown, Scripps Institution of Oceanography at University of California climate and atmospheric scientist Veerabhadran Ramanathan, and UC San Diego Vice Chancellor of Research Sandra ...

    Last Updated: October 27, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Photo of the Week

    Pink Ocean Oct 08, 2015 Pink dye dissipates in waters south of the Imperial Beach Pier in Imperial Beach, Calif. Researchers released the dye as part of the Cross Surfzone/Inner-shelf Dye Exchange (CSIDE), an experiment to  observe the exchange between a  ...

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

  7. Photo of the Week

    North Pole Sep 11, 2015 The bow of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy at the North Pole, Sept. 5, 2015. Healy became the first U.S. vessel to reach the North Pole unaccompanied last week on a cruise that brought Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San ...

    Last Updated: September 21, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Photo of the Week

    Icy Rosette Recovery Sep 01, 2015 A rosette that collected trace metals in seawater from selected ocean depths operated by Old Dominion University is recovered after a long cast in the Arctic Ocean. Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, ocean ...

    Last Updated: September 3, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Photo of the Week

    Five "Generations" at Scripps Aug 07, 2015 Five "generations" of ocean scientists came together Aug. 6, 2015 at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. From left are Scripps geophysicist Walter Munk, who received his docto ...

    Last Updated: August 10, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Photo of the Week

    Maze of Shadows Jul 02, 2015 Scripps Oceanography marine ecologist Octavio Aburto-Oropeza captured this flock of elegant terns at South Bay Salt Works in Chula Vista, Calif. in support of research by scientists at UC Riverside in elsewhere that found that ...

    Last Updated: July 2, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography