Latest explorations

Students retrieve a CTD unit at the fantail of research vessel Robert Gordon Sproul June 1.

Photo of the Week: Put to the Test
Students compare performance of their own instruments to standard equipment during sea trial

Research Highlight: Researchers Discover What Makes Deep-Sea Dragonfish Teeth Transparent
Findings could provide “bioinspiration” for researchers looking to develop transparent ceramics

Around the Pier: Scripps Succulent Garden Sheds Light on Coral Reefs
Graduates of Scripps Oceanography program develop coral reef-inspired succulent garden on campus to bring science out of labs

Oceanographer Drew Lucas

A Scientist’s Life: Drew Lucas
Oceanographer studies small-scale ocean physics that influence climate

Scripps CO2 Group Director Ralph Keeling

Research Highlight: Carbon Dioxide Levels Hit Record Peak in May
Monthly average surpassed 414 parts per million at Mauna Loa observatory