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  1. As CO2 Approaches Symbolic Milestone, Scripps Launches Daily Keeling Curve Update

    Levels of the greenhouse gas are approaching 400 parts per million; Scripps offering daily Twitter feed, news and analysis of climate indicators Apr 23, 2013 For the first time in human history, concentrations of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) co ...

    Last Updated: June 11 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. Public Lecture at Scripps Explores Darwin's Deep Connection to the Ocean

    Ritter Fellowship winner Alistair Sponsel to give free public lecture on June 14 at 11 a.m. May 20, 2013 An expert on the history of science and exploration will discuss the early days of Charles Darwin’s storied career and how the ocean played an instrum ...

    Last Updated: June 18 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. Bizarre Bone Worms Emit Acid to Feast on Whale Skeletons

    Bone-melting substance drills opening for worms to access nutrients within dead whales Apr 30, 2013 EMBARGOED BY PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B FOR RELEASE ON Tuesday, April 30, 2013 04:01 PM PDT Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of Cal ...

    Last Updated: August 20 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. New Book Outlines the Unique Challenges Climate Instability Poses to Southwest

    Seven Scripps researchers among contributors to analysis of region's climate future May 02, 2013 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego In an era of increasing climate instability, the southwestern United States fac ...

    Last Updated: July 2 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. Experience a Full-Moon Walk on Scripps Pier with Birch Aquarium at Scripps

    Aquarium naturalists will guide participants on this moonlit adventure May 03, 2013 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego Dates: June 22, July 21-22, Aug. 20-21 Time: 7-9:30 p.m. Dates: Sept. 19-20, Oct. 18-19 Time: 6-8 ...

    Last Updated: July 5 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. Birch Aquarium at Scripps Announces Summer Perspectives Lecture Speakers

    Topics feature space flight and shark conservation May 03, 2013 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego Dates: June 10 and July 8 Time: 6:30-8 p.m. Public: $8 Students/Educators: $5 Members: FREE RSVP: 858-534-5771 or onl ...

    Last Updated: May 22 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  7. Carbon Dioxide at Mauna Loa Observatory reaches new milestone: Tops 400 ppm

    Scripps, NOAA measurements cross threshold in same 24-hour period May 10, 2013 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego On May 9, 2013 the daily mean concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere of Mauna Loa, Hawaii, ...

    Last Updated: May 22 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  8. New Center Targets Ocean Contaminants and Human Health

    Scripps scientists lead two separate projects to track potentially toxic chemicals in marine life and their impacts on human health May 21, 2013 Scripps Institution of Oceanography / University of California, San Diego Capitalizing on UC San Diego's ...

    Last Updated: February 5 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  9. James Cameron Honored with Scripps Nierenberg Prize

    Renowned explorer and filmmaker donates lander system that played key role in record-setting expedition and will be used by Scripps researchers as part of the next age of deep-sea exploration May 15, 2013 Ocean frontier explorer and world-renowned filmmak ...

    Last Updated: June 10 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  10. Nancy Knowlton Elected to Prestigious Science Organizations

    Innovative marine ecologist and educator recognized by National Academy of Sciences and American Academy of Arts and Sciences May 01, 2013 The prestigious National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has elected Nancy Knowlton, an adjunct professor at Scripps Insti ...

    Last Updated: August 20 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography