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  1. Team Led by Scripps Develops New Profile for Lake Tahoe Earthquake Risk

    Suite of instruments helps researchers calculate 3,000-year cycle for large quake Apr 20, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego The deep, cobalt-blue waters of Lake Tahoe can mean different things to different peop ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Researchers Use Acoustic 3-D Imaging System to Unveil Swimming Behavior of Microscopic Plankton in the Ocean

    Red Sea Experiment Shows Tiny Animals Swimming Against the Flow May 05, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego From the surface, the ocean appears to be vast and uniform. But beneath the surface, tiny animals called ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Scientists Call for Research Aimed at Better Understanding Earth's Energy 'Balance'

    Projects such as Deep Space Climate Observatory would retrieve vital information May 05, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego In an article in this week's issue of Science, three leading climate and atmospher ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Obituary Notice: Research Oceanographer and Ocean Inventor: Frederick H. Fisher

    May 10, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego Dr. Frederick Hendrick Fisher, co-designer of FLIP (FLoating Instrument Platform) and a leader in ocean sound propagation research at Scripps Institution of Oceanograph ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Scripps Nierenberg Prize Awarded to Nature Filmmaker Sir David Attenborough

    Annual award recognizes science in the public interest May 16, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego The fifth annual award honoring the memory of William A. Nierenberg, who led Scripps Institution of Oceanography, ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. New Partnership to Build Next-Generation Site Survey Data Bank

    Integrated Ocean Drilling Program May 18, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego The Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Management International (IODP-MI) is moving ahead with plans to turn the Integrated Ocean Drill ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Scripps Scientists Find Potential for Catastrophic Shifts in Pacific Ecosystems

    Professor, students document 'nonlinear' mechanisms that could carry large consequences for marine ecosystems May 18, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego Opening the door to a new way of understanding o ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Prominent Physiologist to Receive Prestigious Cody Award from Scripps Institution of Oceanography

    James Childress of UCSB to give free public lecture May 23 May 19, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego A physiologist recognized for his research of deep-sea marine life has been selected to receive the 2005 Robe ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Researchers Discover Underwater Volcano

    Unique hydrothermal community of hundreds of eels uncovered May 25, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego A team of scientists, led by researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of Califor ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. New Method for Imaging Dec. 26 Indian Ocean Earthquake Yields Unprecedented Results

    Technique developed for detailing the longest event ever recorded could be used for future public warning and tsunami alert systems May 23, 2005 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego The disastrous Dec. 26, 2004, earthq ...

    Last Updated: April 26 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography