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A group of students and professors in the desert.

Around the Pier: Desert Splendor
Interdisciplinary exploration course challenges UC San Diego and Scripps Oceanography students to consider the cultural, historical, and geological value of the desert

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A Boost for Antarctic Research

In the News Now: Antarctic Ice Shelves Rapidly Thinning
New study revealing accelerating losses over two decades amasses global news coverage

Gareth Williams

Research Highlight: A World without Humans
New study examines how human activities disrupt and destroy coral reefs, leading to fresh ideas about reef conservation and management

Submerged wreckage of a U.S. Navy Curtiss SB2C Helldiver aircraft.

Around the Pier: Another Historic Find
Archival research and leading-edge technology lead oceanographers and not-for-profit organization to the site of a downed World War II aircraft

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