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The Gulf Stream, part of the larger Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation system. Photo: NASA

Research Highlight: Climate Model Predicts Faster Warming for the North Atlantic Ocean
As aerosol emissions decline, heat uptake in the North Atlantic could increase dramatically

Graduate student Rishi Sugla visits the salt flats of Jujuy, Argentina.

Scripps Student Spotlight: Rishi Sugla
Geosciences graduate student uses interdisciplinary skillset to study Earth’s ancient oxygen levels

Photo of the Week: Rays in Sunshine
Bat rays flock to La Jolla Shores

Photo of the Week: Lander Wrangling
Bartlett Lab tests equipment for collecting deep-sea microbes

News media members film seawater temperature measurements at Scripps Pier, Aug. 2, 2018

Research Highlight: Highest-Ever Seawater Temperature Recorded at Scripps Pier
Sea surface reading of 25.9℃ (78.6 ℉) highest in 102 years of measurements