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  1. More Than $6 Million Awarded to Scripps-Based Long-Term Ecological Research Program

    Renewed NSF funding continues studies of long-term changes of ocean ecosystems off the California coast Researchers at the Scripps-based California Current Ecosystem Long Term Ecological Research Program Sep 21, 2016 The National Science Foundation (NSF) ...

    Last Updated: September 21, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. New California Law to Curb Climate Pollutant Emissions Based on Scripps Science

    Calif. Governor Jerry Brown signs into law country’s toughest restrictions on methane, soot, refrigerant emissions; a “lifeline” to planet’s 7 billion people, says Scripps researcher Gov. Brown signs SB 1383 into law flanked by Scripps researcher Ramanath ...

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

  3. Obituary Notice: Stuart M. Smith

    Head of Scripps Geological Data Center Sep 14, 2016 Stuart M. Smith of Del Mar, Calif., a specialist in submarine geology at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego, died on September 4, 2016, at the Encinitas Nursing ...

    Last Updated: September 15, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Video: R/V Sally Ride Comes Home to San Diego

    New vessel will be open for public tours Oct. 30 Sep 13, 2016 Follow the journey of America’s newest research vessel, R/V Sally Ride, down the West Coast as it makes its way home to San Diego, Calif in a new video. The vessel is expected to begin regular ...

    Last Updated: September 15, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Around the Pier: Born Two Weeks Apart, Two Icons Celebrate a Centennial

    Scripps Pier was dedicated Aug. 9, 1916; two weeks later, one of the world’s oldest continuous seawater temperature records began Scripps Pier panorama in 1927 and today Sep 13, 2016 On Aug. 9, 1916, after an address from University of California Presiden ...

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

  6. Around the Pier: Scripps Alumnae Dive Deep for Conservation

    Amber Jackson and Emily Callahan reimagine the future of California’s oil and gas rigs with their organization Blue Latitudes Scripps alumnae Amber Jackson and Emily Callahan. Photo: Theresa Stafford / Black Hand Gallery Sep 13, 2016 The California coast ...

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

  7. New, High-Resolution Climate Projections Aim to Better Represent Extreme Events

    Modeling dataset includes 21st century temperature, precipitation projections for U.S. cities Global climate model representation of California elevations (left) compared to LOCA Sep 12, 2016 A collaboration of university researchers, government agencies, ...

    Last Updated: September 12, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Obituary Notice: Edward (Jerry) Winterer

    Renowned Scripps Oceanography Geologist Sep 07, 2016 Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego Emeritus Professor of Geology Edward Litton (Jerry) Winterer, died Aug. 30 at his home in Del Mar, Calif.  He was 91. Winterer was a renowned expert i ...

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

  9. Study Finds Earthquakes Can Trigger Near-Instantaneous Aftershocks on Different Faults

    Scripps scientists are studying earthquake aftershocks to better understand their triggers Helena High School following a major aftershock from the 1935 magnitude 6.2 earthquake near Helena, Montana. Credit: NOAA/NGDC Sep 08, 2016 According to a new study ...

    Last Updated: September 9, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Photo of the Week: 41 hours, 22 minutes

    Images of grunion Sep 01, 2016 This image of a developing grunion embryo was one in a series of images posted by associated professor of biology Amro Hamdoun earlier this summer. Grunion are small, silvery fish which swim onto Southern California beaches ...

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