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Scripps graduate student Tashiana Osborne. Scripps Student Spotlight: Tashiana Osborne
Climate sciences graduate student studies the effects of atmospheric rivers on the western United States’ rain, snow, and water resources
Oct 26, 2018
Photo of the Week: Classroom Connection
SOCCOM floats decorated for the students that adopt them
Oct 26, 2018
Scripps Oceanography alumna Ayana Elizabeth Johnson. Around the Pier: Fighting for the Ocean
Scripps Oceanography alumna Ayana Elizabeth Johnson returns to campus to discuss her ocean conservation work grounded in social justice
Oct 22, 2018
Photo of the Week: Bongo Flow
Cruise aboard Scripps research vessel monitors health of coastal waters
Oct 19, 2018
Then-Scripps geoscience student Daniel Baggenstos in a Greenland firn cave, 2008 Research Highlight: Fieldwork in a Changing Field
Now that the future researchers predicted is here, climate change is changing how science is done
Oct 18, 2018
Photo of the Week: A sip of SODA
Taking a break from probing the Beaufort Sea
Oct 12, 2018
Scripps graduate student Emily Wei. Scripps Student Spotlight: Emily Wei
Geosciences graduate student uses research to unravel geological processes of the past
Oct 12, 2018
Scripps Hosts Public Events on Plastic Pollution Scripps Hosts Public Events on Plastic Pollution
The Science of Plastic in the Sea and Solutions for Marine Plastic Pollution
Oct 12, 2018
Scripps grad students Nicolas Blanc, Erica Ferrer, Garfield Kwan, and Sara Rivera will be attending SACNAS 2018. Scripps Oceanography Attends the 2018 SACNAS Conference
Q&A with four Scripps graduate students who will be attending the SACNAS Conference, an annual gathering that fosters diversity in science
Oct 10, 2018
The United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket launches with NASA's ICESat-2 satellite onboard. Photo: NASA/ Bill Ingalls Around the Pier: NASA Launches World’s Most Advanced Ice-Measuring Satellite into Orbit
Glaciologist Helen Fricker and other Scripps scientists played a role in advising the ICESat-2 mission
Oct 04, 2018
Researchers cast a CTD rosette off the coast of Greenland as part of OSNAP field project. Photo: Isabela Le Bras Photo of the Week: In the Land of Ice
Researchers cast a CTD amid Greenland Iceberg Field
Oct 04, 2018
Biological oceanographer Jeff Bowman A Scientist's Life: Jeff Bowman
Biological oceanographer studies how microbes, plankton interact with their habitats
Oct 03, 2018
Photo of the Week: Mallorca Moorings
Studying Mediterranean circulation with oceanographer Uwe Send
Sep 29, 2018
Scripps Oceanography student Jack Pan. Scripps Student Spotlight: Jack Pan
Oceanography graduate student is studying how phytoplankton play a role in Antarctic fjords
Sep 27, 2018
Patrick Brunson pipettes Pseudo-nitzschia diatoms at Andrew Allen Lab at the J. Craig Venter Institute. Photo: JCVI Research Highlight: Domoic Acid Decoded
Research into gene function in microalgae helps determine how toxins are made in oceanic harmful algal blooms
Sep 27, 2018
Research Highlight: U.S. Among Top Nations to Suffer Economic Damage from Climate Change
UC San Diego study indicates global warming is costing U.S. economy $250 billion per year
Sep 25, 2018
Photo of the Week: Shoreside in Seattle
Scripps research vessels briefly share distant dock
Sep 21, 2018
Photo of the Week: Particular Process
Research eyes chemistry's connection to sea spray
Sep 14, 2018
Seawater under analysis by CAICE researchers at the Hydraulics Lab at Scripps Oceanography Research Highlight: NSF Awards $20 Million for Continued Study of Aerosols at UC San Diego
UC San Diego’s largest center awarded a five-year $20 million extension
Sep 10, 2018
Photo of the Week: Arctic Aloha
Researchers carry high spirits to the higher latitudes
Sep 06, 2018
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