Latest explorations

Torrey Pines State Beach experienced some of the most extensive erosion in San Diego County during El Niño

Research Highlight: Beach Replenishment Helped Protect Against Storm Erosion during El Niño
A comparison of recent and previous nourishments of San Diego beaches suggests that a larger sand grain size improved nourishment performance

Morgan Murry, a cadet from the California Maritime Academy, participating in small boat operations from R/V Roger Revelle

From the Field: Training Oceanographic Mariners of Tomorrow aboard R/V Roger Revelle
California Maritime Academy Cadet Describes Life on the Seas

Eastern Spinner dolphin – R. Pitman/NOAA Fisheries

Research Highlight: Study Highlights Hidden Values of Open Ocean
Ecosystem management helped by identifying costs and benefits

BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge honorees

Photo of the Week: Ramanathan and the Frontiers of Knowledge
Scripps climate scientist honored by Spanish BBVA Foundation

A new nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer will be used for research in marine drug discovery at Scripps.

Around the Pier: Cutting-Edge Scripps Research Facility Dedicated to Dickinson Foundation
Donors funded purchase of new instrument to be used for research in marine drug discovery

Scripps Blogs

California Current Ecosystem LTER

The California Current Ecosystem LTER is investigating nonlinear transitions in the California Current coastal pelagic ecosystem.


Researchers from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the University of Alaska at Fairbanks study fjord ecosystem dynamics in Antarctica