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  1. Two-Mile-Long Ice Core Reveals Ocean Currents Transmitted Climate Changes from the Arctic to the Antarctic

    The good news: Current climate change probably won't repeat this pattern Apr 29, 2015 A new highly detailed ice core from West Antarctica has revealed a consistent pattern of climate changes that started in the Arctic and spread across the globe to t ...

    Last Updated: April 29, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. UC San Diego Professors Elected to National Academy of Sciences

    Scripps geoscientists among honorees Apr 28, 2015 The National Academy of Sciences today elected five professors affiliated with the University of California, San Diego, to membership in the prestigious National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest hon ...

    Last Updated: April 29, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Scientists at Scripps and the J. Craig Venter Institute Publish Paper Outlining Efficient Synthetic Biology Methods to Genetically Engineer Microalgae

    Results have important implications in developing algae-based products such as biofuels and chemicals Apr 24, 2015 Scientists from the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, and their colleagues have publish ...

    Last Updated: April 24, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. American Chemical Society Honors Keeling Curve and NOAA Observatory

    Atmospheric CO2 record at Mauna Loa named National Historic Chemical Landmark Apr 24, 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 National Historic Che ...

    Last Updated: April 24, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Inter-decadal Pacific Oscillation Explains Global Warming "Hiatus" Since 2000

    Study reinforces finding that decades-long climate cycle is behind seeming flatlining of global surface air temperatures Apr 14, 2015 Atmospheric greenhouse gases have continued to rise during recent years, yet global mean surface temperature has shown no ...

    Last Updated: April 14, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Obituary Notice: Joseph Reid: Science Expert in Global Ocean Circulation

    Scripps Oceanography seagoing explorer investigated the nature and formation of ocean currents Apr 08, 2015 Joseph L. Reid, professor emeritus of physical oceanography in the Integrative Oceanography Division at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San ...

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

  7. Scripps Lecture: Harvard Scientist Digs for Genetic Connections to Behavior

    Free public Rosenblatt presentation by Hopi Hoekstra April 22 Apr 06, 2015 Burrowing mice and how such animal behavior can shed light on the genetics of human behavior will be the subject of the 10th Richard H. and Glenda G. Rosenblatt Lectureship in Evol ...

    Last Updated: April 20, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Coping with Drought

    Scripps Research Helps California Manage Water Resources Apr 01, 2015 As California issues sweeping water restrictions in response to a historic drought, researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography are joining the state Department of Water Resource ...

    Last Updated: July 7, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Around the Pier: Desert Splendor

    Interdisciplinary exploration course challenges UC San Diego and Scripps Oceanography students to consider the cultural, historical, and geological value of the desert Apr 01, 2015 A vast desert landscape punctuated by massive rock formations and twisted, ...

    Last Updated: February 11, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Research Highlight: A World without Humans

    New study examines how human activities disrupt and destroy coral reefs, leading to fresh ideas about reef conservation and management Mar 31, 2015 “In a world without humans…” may sound like the gravelly voiced opening of your typical Hollywood blockbust ...

    Last Updated: March 31, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography