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  1. OCEANS '13 MTS/IEEE San Diego to be the Largest Ocean Conference in U.S. History

    World ocean community to gather at An Ocean in Common in San Diego, September 23-26 Jan 22, 2013 More than a dozen professional and academic societies are coming together for OCEANS '13 MTS/IEEE San Diego, An Ocean in Common. The conference is schedu ...

    Last Updated: June 3 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Experience the Remarkable Grunion Run with Birch Aquarium at Scripps

    From late March through May, observe the mysterious grunion spawn on the beaches of La Jolla Jan 22, 2013 Join Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, for a must-see ocean adventure. From late March through May, observe the my ...

    Last Updated: June 3 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Research Highlight: Scientists ID Giant Amoebas in the Extreme Deep

    Voyage to Mariana Trench reveals mysterious life forms Nov 08, 2011 “Giant Blobs from the Deep” might sound like a classic campy 1950s horror flick, but in fact such bizarre life forms were spied by researchers probing the deepest parts of the ocean. A su ...

    Last Updated: November 20 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Silver Lining to Coral Reef Climate Cloud

    Scripps researcher leads field expertise in groundbreaking study Dec 13, 2012 Researchers from The Australian National University (ANU) have found parts of our coral reefs are more resistant to ocean acidification than first thought, casting a ray of hope ...

    Last Updated: May 2 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Exploring Coral Reef Threats from Changing Ocean Chemistry

    Remote island chain offers testing ground to probe inner workings and potential damage caused by ocean acidification Dec 07, 2012 A sparsely populated chain of islands in the central Pacific Ocean is providing new clues about the changing acidity of ocean ...

    Last Updated: May 21 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Obituary Notice: Devendra Lal: 1929-2012

    Dec 06, 2012 Devendra Lal, FRS The Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, community is mourning the loss of longtime teacher, friend and colleague Devendra Lal, FRS, who died on December 1 at his San Diego home. He was 83. Throughout his long ...

    Last Updated: January 17 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Scripps Scientists Elected as AGU Fellows

    Cayan, Armi among 61 to be honored Dec 05, 2012 Two scientists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, have been elected 2012 fellows of the American Geophysical Union (AGU). Larry Armi and Dan Cayan are among 61 researchers who will be ho ...

    Last Updated: January 28 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Next-Generation System Targets Rapid Natural Hazard Warnings

    Fusion of GPS and seismic data aims to dramatically improve alerts for earthquakes, tsunami, extreme storms and flooding events Dec 05, 2012 Current warning systems lack the speed and precision necessary to efficiently alert rapid response and emergency s ...

    Last Updated: May 21 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Climate Model Projections Agree: Flooding to Increase in Sierras by Century's End

    Climate projections suggest flood magnitude will increase 50 to 100 percent in southern Sierra Nevada Dec 04, 2012 The source of much of California's water is more likely to experience increased flooding as the 21st Century progresses and climate cha ...

    Last Updated: June 3 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Scripps Scientists Explore the Mysteries and Challenges of the Deep Sea

    Special AGU presentations include a journey to the deepest point in the world and threats to the world's largest ecosystem Dec 04, 2012 From providing scientific expertise aboard this year's historic plunge to the world's deepest point to s ...

    Last Updated: November 13 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography