Latest explorations

Video: How Bacteria Make It Rain (with Kim Prather)
Chemical and Engineering News profiles aerosol research of UC San Diego scientist

Cultures of three marine bacteria that make the compound pentabromopseudilin

Research Highlight: Marine Microbes Could Help Clean Up Environmental Pollutants
Scripps-led study on marine bacteria could have important environmental applications

Photo of the Week: Deploying Jason
R/V Sally Ride takes remotely-operated vehicle out to sea

Photo of the Week: Caribbean Survey
Sandin Lab and Waitt Foundation document coral and fish biodiversity

Parchment tubeworm in natural light (left) and while biofluorescing. Photo courtesy of Scientific Reports

Research Highlight: Blue Light Special
Researchers find clues about the unique bioluminescence of a seafloor-dwelling tubeworm