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Helical diatoms in ocean waters off Scripps Pier

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Microscopic marine life off Scripps Pier

Arctic Ocean melt ponds. Photo: Karen Frey/Clark University

Research Highlight: Arctic Sea Ice Loss Likely To Be Reversible
Scenarios of a sea ice tipping point leading to a permanently ice-free Arctic Ocean were based on oversimplified arguments

Scripps graduate student Taylor Maddalene with residents of the Pacific island of Tarawa

From the Field: Building Partnerships in Tarawa
Scripps student Taylor Maddalene explores how science can help inform marine management decisions in Kiribati

Obituary Notice: Joseph Reid: Science Expert in Global Ocean Circulation
Scripps Oceanography seagoing explorer investigated the nature and formation of ocean currents

Tim Lueker with wife Chris next to the “Save Our Coral Reefs” mosaic in Encinitas, Calif.

Around the Pier: Researcher Confronting Climate Change with Coral Reef Mosaics
Tim Lueker combines research and art to portray environmental change

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