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  1. Deep-Ocean Protections May Help Mitigate Climate Change

    On the eve of major climate negotiations, researchers argue that potential for long-term damage to deep oceans requires international agreement to lessen human disturbances Nov 12, 2015 In largely unseen ways, humans are changing the character of the deep ...

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

  2. Around the Pier: Bending the Curve

    In a two-day summit at UC San Diego, University of California resolves to be a beacon for carbon neutrality Nov 05, 2015 University of California climate experts announced 10 scalable solutions for moving the world towards carbon neutrality at a summit he ...

    Last Updated: November 5, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Lights, Camera, Action: Using Filmmaking to Teach Students the Science Behind Natural Disasters

    Scripps Oceanography and UC San Diego Extension offer a science-based filmmaking course for high school students at the Elementary Institute of Science Nov 05, 2015 Forget notebooks, pencils, and erasers. For a class at the Elementary Institute of Science ...

    Last Updated: November 6, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. Citizen Science Will Help Assess Effects of El Niño

    Scientists enlist the public to help document anticipated major climate event Nov 03, 2015 As one of the largest El Niños in recent years continues to develop in the Pacific Ocean, Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego is calling on the publ ...

    Last Updated: February 19, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. California’s Fish Populations Are Declining

    Two independent data sets show changing ocean conditions adversely impact fish off California Oct 29, 2015 The California Current is home to many marine animals, including marine fishes, which are the most diverse vertebrates on Earth and critical to mari ...

    Last Updated: October 30, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. UC Summit on Carbon and Climate Neutrality Seeks to Bend the Curve on Climate Change

    Pioneering Scripps Oceanography climate researcher chairs gathering of university, state leaders Oct 23, 2015 University of California President Janet Napolitano, Gov. Jerry Brown, legislators, business leaders and UC’s top climate and energy experts will ...

    Last Updated: October 26, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Sally Ride Science Launches at UC San Diego

    STEM outreach program to continue legacy of first American woman to fly in space Sally Ride was the first American woman in space (left, photo by NASA). Scripps will take delivery of R/V Sally Ride in 2016. Oct 22, 2015 Blasting aboard space shuttle Chall ...

    Last Updated: April 7, 2016 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. Obituary Notice: Don Wilkie, Former Executive Director of Scripps Aquarium

    Renowned ichthyologist’s passion was educating the public about marine science Oct 20, 2015 Donald Walter Wilkie, director of the Scripps Aquarium-Museum from 1965-1993 and founding director of the Stephen Birch Aquarium-Museum (now known as Birch Aquariu ...

    Last Updated: October 26, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Scripps/UC San Diego Recruits Top Executive to Lead Finance and Operations

    Veteran NOAA leader Steve Gallagher hired to oversee finance, facilities, and operations at Scripps Institution of Oceanography Oct 15, 2015 Steve Gallagher, a financial management and facilities operations executive with experience at several scientific ...

    Last Updated: October 15, 2015 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Legislation to Improve Understanding of Atmospheric Rivers Authorized by Governor

    Supports more effective management of water resources during extreme weather episodes Oct 12, 2015 California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Oct. 9 legislation that will improve the state’s ability to respond to major precipitation episodes with an aim ...

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