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  1. Scripps Lecture Tracks Human Evolution through African Desert Discoveries

    Free public Rosenblatt Lecture by distinguished scientist Tim White on April 26 at Scripps Oceanography campus Apr 06, 2011 Travel back millions of years to explore the latest findings in human evolution at a free public lecture hosted by Scripps Institut ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Birch Aquarium at Scripps Announces Lineup for Summer Green Flash Concert Series

    Artists include Brett Dennen, Fitz & the Tantrums and more Apr 06, 2011 Tommy Castro performs at Green Flash in 2010. Wednesdays: May 18, June 15, July 20, Aug. 17, Sept. 21 6-9 p.m., Ages 21+ General admission: $25 with RSVP ($120 season pass), $30 a ...

    Last Updated: June 10, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. BP Oil Spill: One Year Later

    Scripps and the Gulf Oil Leak Apr 01, 2011 April 20, 2011, marks the one-year anniversary of the worst oil leak in U.S. history. Although the broken rig was sealed on September 19, 2010, Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego researchers stil ...

    Last Updated: August 15, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Icebergs in the Antarctic Play Important Role in Carbon Cycle

    After following the path of a drifting iceberg, research team's discoveries could have implications for climate change studies Mar 28, 2011 Icebergs cool and dilute the ocean water they pass through and also affect the distribution carbon-dioxide-abs ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Revelle Lecture at Scripps Addresses Challenges of Gulf of Mexico Oil Disaster

    Nancy Rabalais to deliver free public presentation on April 5 as the one-year anniversary of the worst oil leak in U.S. history approaches Mar 20, 2011 WHAT: Nancy Rabalais, executive director and a professor at the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortiu ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Primordial Soup Gets Spicier

    "Lost" samples from famous origin of life researcher could send the search for Earth's first life in a new direction Mar 21, 2011 Stanley Miller gained fame with his 1953 experiment showing the synthesis of organic compounds thought to be i ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Ancient "Hyperthermals" a Guide to Anticipated Climate Changes

    Scripps researchers document the history of sudden global warming events, impacts on marine life Mar 16, 2011 Bursts of intense global warming that have lasted tens of thousands of years have taken place more frequently throughout history than previously ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Earthquake and Tsunami Hit Near Japan

    Massive quake followed by a huge tsunami hit near northern Japan Mar 11, 2011 See the latest Scripps information for the magnitude-8.9 earthquake near the east coast of Honshu, Japan, on Friday, March 11. • ANZA special event page for the Japan earthquake ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Scripps Research Vessel Discovering Mammoth Undersea Mountains

    Ship's exploration in remote South Atlantic revealing series of uncharted giant seamounts Mar 03, 2011   In the latest evidence of the vastness remaining to be explored in the world's oceans, scientists aboard Scripps Institution of Oceanography ...

    Last Updated: March 7, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Scripps Oceanography Researchers Discover Arctic Blooms Occurring Earlier

    Phytoplankton peak arising up to 50 days early, with unknown impacts on marine food chain and carbon cycling Mar 02, 2011   Warming temperatures and melting ice in the Arctic may be behind a progressively earlier bloom of a crucial annual marine event, an ...

    Last Updated: May 2, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography