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  1. Scripps Geochemist Wins Francis Shepard Medal

    Miriam Kastner honored for her work in sedimentary chemistry May 23, 2011 Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego Professor of Geochemistry Miriam Kastner, a pioneer in the study of the chemistry of marine sediments, received the Francis Shepard ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Birch Aquarium at Scripps Announces Summer Evening Lecture Series

    Topics include sea turtles, coral reefs, and more May 16, 2011 Dates: June 13, July 11 & Aug. 8 Time: 6:30-8 p.m. Public: $8 Students/Educators: $5 RSVP: 858-534-5771 The Jeffrey B. Graham Perspectives on Ocean Science Lecture Series features engaging ...

    Last Updated: August 29, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Genome of Marine Organism Reveals Hidden Secrets

    Research paves the way for new methods to identify promising species in the wild May 09, 2011 An international team of researchers led by scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego has deciphered the genome of a tropical marine orga ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. World Ocean Day Celebration: Name a New Species of Deep-Sea Worms Discovered by Scripps Oceanography Scientists

    The public and a K-12 school will choose the official name of the new species May 06, 2011 Celebrate World Ocean Day by helping Birch Aquarium at Scripps and researchers from Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, name two new species of deep- ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Vatican Science Panel Calls Attention to the Threat of Glacial Melt

    Pontifical Academy of Sciences working group of leading scientists to present report to Pope Benedict XVI May 05, 2011 A panel of some of the world's leading climate and glacier scientists co-chaired by a Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San D ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Video of Newborn Sharks at Scripps

    Graduate student using genetics to find out: Who's the daddy (or daddies)? May 04, 2011 PROUD MOTHER SHARK AND HER 20 PUPS: New video documented by a graduate student researcher at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego features a litter ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Sandwell Elected to National Academy of Sciences

    Geophysicist David Sandwell joins 12 other living Scripps scientists to receive the honor May 03, 2011 David Sandwell, a professor of geophysics at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, whose activities range from advising NASA on marine geop ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. After a Three-decade Hiatus, Sea-level Rise May Return to the West Coast

    Sea level in eastern Pacific may begin to rise due to climate regime shift, say Scripps Oceanography researchers May 02, 2011 The West Coast of North America has caught a break that has left sea level in the eastern North Pacific Ocean steady during the l ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. Tap into 'Boundless Energy' at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

    New exhibit opening July 9 Apr 14, 2011   Get charged up about the future of energy. On Saturday, July 9, Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, will open Boundless Energy, an outdoor, interactive exhibit that explores how we ...

    Last Updated: April 17, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Bone-munching Worms from the Deep Sea Thrive on Fish Bones

    Recently discovered worm with bone-eating lifestyle not exclusive to whale carcasses Apr 13, 2011 A new study led by a scientist at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego is painting a more complete picture of an extraordinary sea worm that m ...

    Last Updated: June 3, 2013 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography