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  1. Fresh Evidence Points to Marine Bacteria as Source of Anti-Cancer Drug

    Research methods may pave the way for future new drugs from the sea Oct 23, 2001 Researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), have produced evidence that bacteria living inside a small marine animal ...

    Last Updated: May 7 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Groups Will Hold Annual Conference to Discuss Ways to Improve California’s Beaches, Wetlands, and Water Quality

    Nov 07, 2001 More than 200 elected officials, scientists, coastal engineers, and environmentalists will meet in San Diego Nov. 8-10 to address the science, policy, and funding of coastal restoration projects and studies in California. The conference, &quo ...

    Last Updated: June 10 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Scripps scientists bring state-of-the-art coastal monitoring system to Southern California

    Nov 19, 2001 A new project led by researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, aims to reduce human exposure to beach contamination through a three-pronged approach of real-time coastal monitoring, source ...

    Last Updated: January 23 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Tiny Particles of Pollution May Carry Large Consequences for Earth’s Water Supply

    Series of new INDOEX articles shows the affects of human-produced aerosols Dec 06, 2001 According to a United Nations Population Fund report released Nov. 7, water use has grown six-fold over the past 70 years. "Water may be the resource that defines ...

    Last Updated: January 23 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. New Generation of Ocean Exploration Propelled by High-Speed Wireless Technology

    Dec 10, 2001 Opening the door to a new stage in ocean exploration, researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, will describe a new technology-driven approach to improving sea-going investigations. Much li ...

    Last Updated: January 23 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Monsoon Events that Trigger Deadly Heat Waves May be Predictable

    Dec 10, 2001 Six years ago a brutal heat wave prior to the summer monsoon took hundreds of lives across the Indian subcontinent. Temperatures averaged in excess of 100 degrees Fahrenheit throughout much of central and northern India, marking the second co ...

    Last Updated: January 23 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Warming climate brings reduction of key water supply in the western United States

    Critical water sources cut by 15 to 30 percent, according to new modeling results Dec 10, 2003 As water becomes an increasingly scrutinized resource for California and the western United States, new research by scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanog ...

    Last Updated: January 23 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Triana Set to Monitor the Earth as the First Deep-Space Climate Observatory

    Dec 12, 2001 The Triana mission, led by researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, will collect key information about Earth’s climate system using the first deep-space climate satellite. With new scienti ...

    Last Updated: January 23 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Scripps Scientists Discover Rich Medical Drug Resource in Deep Ocean Sediments

    Promising cancer-fighting candidates emerge from tropical ocean 'mud' Jan 17, 2003 Although the oceans cover 70 percent of the planet's surface, much of their biomedical potential has gone largely unexplored. Until now. A group of researche ...

    Last Updated: June 3 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Scripps Oceanography Student Selected as a Canon National Parks Scholar

    Program's objective is to develop the next generation of scientists Feb 10, 2003 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego Because of her research in the southern Sierra Nevada mountains, Jessica Lundquist describes he ...

    Last Updated: June 3 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography