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XBT units in a Scripps Oceanography lab

Around the Pier: Thirty Years On, a Groundbreaking “Gem” Still Shines
The ocean temperature-measuring XBT may be expendable, but its data is priceless

Photo of the Week: Bound for San Diego
R/V Sally Ride's Captain Charts a Course

Mantis shrimp. Photo: Ralph Pace

Research Highlight: Small but Mighty
Scripps-led research team analyzes mantis shrimp diet to understand unique body structure

Photo of the Week:
Coral Reef Chemistry

Photo of the Week: FLIP and Friends
Platform deployed to study ocean boundary layer