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In the News Now

Round-ups of major media coverage of Scripps science

The Mauna Loa Observatory. Photo: Forrest M. Mims III In the News Now: Another Climate Milestone Falls at Mauna Loa Observatory
Peak carbon dioxide levels surpass 411 parts per million for May
Jun 07, 2018
In the News Now: Poor Fisheries Struggle with U.S. Import Rule
Scripps researcher, colleagues on challenges posed by Marine Mammal Protection Act
Mar 14, 2017
NOAA GOES satellite imagery of atmospheric water vapor reaching California Jan. 7 In the News Now: Scripps Scientists Monitoring Massive Atmospheric River
Size of Storm Aimed at Central California Raises Flood Concerns
Jan 07, 2017
Veerabhadran Ramanathan. Photo: Erik Jepsen, UC San Diego Publications In the News Now: How UC Research Led to a Landmark Global Deal against Super Pollutants
Scripps research laid groundwork for binding accord
Oct 18, 2016
Scripps graduate student Andrew Mullen positions the Benthic Underwater Microscope to study coral competition. In the News Now: Researchers Develop Novel Microscope to Study the Underwater World
Global coverage of a Scripps seafloor imaging system that captures microscopic view of a coral’s life
Jul 12, 2016
In the News Now: Paris Deal's Carbon Cuts Miss Critical Warming Target
An Earth Day Editorial in USA Today
Apr 22, 2016
Scripps Oceanography Distinguished Professor Emeritus Ray Weiss In the News Now: Why Emissions Verification is Essential to the Paris Agreement
Success of global climate accord needs atmospheric monitoring network, researcher says
Mar 09, 2016
NOAA GOES satellite image of atmospheric water vapor, Feb. 19, 2016 In the News Now: Scripps Researchers Use Hurricane Hunters to Probe Atmospheric Rivers
Goal is to improve forecasts of key precipitation source
Feb 19, 2016
In the News Now: Antarctic Ice Shelves Rapidly Thinning
New study revealing accelerating losses over two decades amasses global news coverage
Mar 31, 2015
In the News Now: ‘Ditch the 2° C Warming Goal’
Coverage of commentary by a pair of UC San Diego researchers suggesting society is striving for misleading, unattainable climate goal
Oct 01, 2014
In the News Now: Help Scripps Grads Perform Innovative Research!
Vote early, vote often to help former students win $50,000 National Geographic contest
Sep 23, 2014
In the News Now: Scripps Begins Daily Keeling Curve Updates as CO2 Approaches 400 ppm

May 09, 2013
In the News Now: 'Climate change, irreversibility, and urgency'

Aug 21, 2012
In the News Now: Insuring the Oceans

Feb 20, 2012
In the News Now: New Climate Pact is Largely Rooted in Scripps Science

Feb 17, 2012
In the footsteps of his hero, Jeff Stein surfs at La Jolla Shores Marine Biologist Saving Lives Through Discovey

Sep 01, 2010
Marcia Kemper McNutt is sworn in as the first female head of the USGS Marcia Kemper McNutt

Jun 01, 2010