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  1. Scripps/UC San Diego Dedicate New Coastal Meander Trail

    Public path overlooks breathtaking La Jolla coastline Pradeep Khosla, Joan Cardellino, and Margaret Leinen cut the trail ribbon. Jun 04, 2015 Scripps Institution of Oceanography and UC San Diego leaders gathered with friends and supporters on June 2, 2015 ...

    Last Updated: May 31, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. New Study Could Pave Way for an Ocean Acidification Early Warning System for Coral Reefs

    Scripps-led team offers improved approach to monitor health of coral reef ecosystems Jun 03, 2015 A new study on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef showed that corals are continuously exposed to two key climate change-related stressors throughout the year, bu ...

    Last Updated: November 16, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. American Chemical Society to Honor Keeling Curve in June 12 Ceremony

    Scripps Oceanography lab monitoring atmospheric CO2 named National Historic Chemical Landmark Jun 02, 2015 The American Chemical Society will designate the Keeling Curve – a long-term record of rising carbon dioxide in the planet’s atmosphere – as a Natio ...

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

  4. Study Reveals Ocean Acidification’s Effects on Shrimp Biology

    Increased acidity linked to more calcium in shrimp shells and decreased shrimp transparency Jun 01, 2015 A new study by Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego researchers reveals that more carbon dioxide in seawater could lead to more calcium ...

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

  5. Scripps Oceanography Researcher Receives Young Investigator Award

    Researcher is among the 36 awardees from the Office of Naval Research program May 29, 2015 The Office of Naval Research (ONR) has named Simone Baumann-Pickering, a researcher at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, as a recipient of its Youn ...

    Last Updated: January 26, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Typhoons Likely to Intensify by as Much as 14 Percent under a Moderate Climate Change Scenario

    Scripps Oceanography-led study links ocean temperatures to peak typhoon intensity May 29, 2015 Typhoon Haiyan, which devastated large portions of the Philippines in November 2013, was one of the strongest ocean storms ever recorded, killing at least 6,300 ...

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

  7. Photo of the Week

    Arriving by the Wind May 26, 2015 Thousands of Velella velella, also known as “by the wind sailors,” washed ashore this week.  These jellyfish live on the surface of the ocean and are usually between 40 to 80 millimeters long.  The presence of these jelly ...

    Last Updated: June 4, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Colorado’s Biggest Storms Can Happen Anytime, New Study Finds

    Storms show a “diverse seasonality,” following seasonal patterns in some regions, but not others May 21, 2015 In a state known for its dramatic weather and climate, Colorado’s history of extreme precipitation varies considerably by season and location, ac ...

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

  9. Two New Studies of Rocks Show Earliest Forms of Life in Antarctic Ice Caves and in South African Lava

    Discovery of physical fossils validated in new science papers May 20, 2015 Hubert Staudigel, a geophysicist at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, and his collaborators have completed two studies about fossils in volcanic rocks, and the bio ...

    Last Updated: May 22, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Scripps Alumna Amy Bowman Heads to Washington D.C. for Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship

    Bowman will spend the next year working on ocean science policy and communication for NOAA Fisheries May 15, 2015 Years of experience working and playing in the water in exotic locations around the world have led to Amy Bowman’s latest land-based adventur ...

    Last Updated: October 13, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography