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Photo of the Week: Supporting Science at Sea
Undergraduates march for science aboard R/V Sproul
Apr 26, 2017
Photo of the Week: The Look of the Sound of the Sea
Student applies color and depth to marine mammal sounds
Apr 21, 2017
Young boy spins an outdoor art installation. Around the Pier: Weather on Steroids Exhibit Merges Scripps Climate Science with Art
Artistic and scientific showcase on display at the La Jolla Historical Society through May 21
Apr 06, 2017
Computer programmer Cameron Beccario, creator of weather data visualization earth.nullschool.net, at Scripps-hosted hackathon Around the Pier: Scripps and XPRIZE Team Up to Host Ocean Data Hackathon
“We want data to be in the hands of the people who pay for it"
Apr 06, 2017
Biometeorologist Jennifer Vanos A Scientist's Life: Jennifer Vanos
Biometeorologist is at intersection of weather and human health
Apr 04, 2017
Photo of the Week: Algae Scrub
Grad student chores include tending to Birch Aquarium's loggerhead turtle
Apr 03, 2017
Marine ecologist Octavio Aburto-Oropeza in his element. Photo: Claudio Contreras Koob Around the Pier: Scripps Marine Biologist-Photographer Honored as 2017 Rolex Artist-in-Exploration
Award supports mangrove forest research
Mar 29, 2017
Scripps biological oceanographer and copepod expert Mark Ohman with image of namesake crustacean Around the Pier: What’s in a Name?
Scripps biological oceanographer has a marine organism named after him
Mar 27, 2017
Photo of the Week: Neighbors at Sea
R/V Sally Ride teams up with research platform FLIP
Mar 23, 2017
Photo of the Week: Spoonful of Lovin'
Tiny squid plays role in shakedown of R/V Sally Ride
Mar 17, 2017
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
From left, Andrew Barton, Tarik Benmarhnia, Isabel Rivera-Collazo, Andrew Lucas, Kate Ricke, Jennifer Vanos Around the Pier: New Faculty Represent University’s Approach to Understanding and Protecting the Planet
Interdisciplinary research is key trait of six new professors joining UC San Diego
Mar 09, 2017
Scripps research vessel New Horizon tows a hydrophone array over the offshore fault Research Highlight: Fault System off Southern California Could Produce Magnitude 7.3 Quake
Study finds rupture of offshore Newport-Inglewood/Rose Canyon fault is possible
Mar 07, 2017
Master of Advanced Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation Executive Director Samantha Murray Around the Pier: With a ‘Lifelong Connection to Water,’ Samantha Murray Takes Helm of Biodiversity Master's Program
New executive director seeks to fill student toolboxes with the right knowledge and skills
Mar 06, 2017
The crew of Icelandic Coast Guard survey vessel Baldur deploys a Wave Glider for measuring winds, Feb. 22, 2017 Research Highlight: Scripps Scientists Collaborate with Icelandic Coast Guard on Wave Study
Region of rough seas deemed ideal location for research
Mar 02, 2017
Estuary at San Francisco Bay. Photo David Okey/NOAA Coastal Service Research Highlight: Researchers Uncover New Details About California’s Ancient Shoreline
Study finds previously unknown estuary “havens” during last ice age
Mar 01, 2017
Scripps marine biologist Martin Tresguerres with transplanted corals. Photo: Davey Kline/Scripps Oceanography Photo of the Week: Coral Transplants
Scripps researchers study how corals thrive outside their element
Feb 27, 2017
Scripps oceanographer Rob Pinkel (left) describes the Wirewalker instrument at Oceanology International Around the Pier: Major Science and Technology Show Will Reside in San Diego
Reputation of Scripps Oceanography cited in decision to make Oceanology International a biennial event in city
Feb 23, 2017
Composer Glenn McClure Around the Pier: Giving the Ice a Voice
Composer brings sounds of Antarctic ice shelves to life with help of Scripps researchers
Feb 17, 2017
Female scientist celebrating on board a ship. Photo by Melissa Miller. Photo of the Week: Celebrating Sediment
Researchers successfully deploy multi-corer aboard R/V Sally Ride
Feb 15, 2017