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  1. A Tale of Two Whales: Seven-Year Study Indicates Steady and Upward Trends for Blue and Fin Whales in Southern California

    Scripps-led study used acoustic data to provide the first detailed view of calling blue and fin whale distribution in the waters off Southern California Jun 25, 2015 A new study led by researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego ind ...

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

  2. Red Crabs Invade San Diego Shores

    Strandings tied to warm water events Jun 12, 2015 Massive numbers of bright red tuna crabs have washed up on San Diego beaches over the past several weeks. Pleuroncodes planipes (also known as tuna crab or pelagic red crab), have been seen in droves along ...

    Last Updated: June 12, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Scripps Researchers Develop Breakthrough Technology to Characterize Nanoparticles

    Scientists' discovery of how to see particles that can’t be seen using a traditional microscope will be available through new start-up Nanoparticles as seen through the MANTA Instrument. Credit: Stramski's Ocean Optics Research Lab Jul 09, 2015 ...

    Last Updated: April 5, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Novel Experiments Give Glimpses of Earth’s Interior Dynamics

    Tracking electrical signals allows researchers to piece together inner-Earth structures and magma flow Jun 10, 2015 Results from new geophysical experiments led by a researcher at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego are helping scientists ...

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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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