Latest explorations

Q&A with Charles Bolden, Former NASA Administrator and Astronaut
Bolden to receive Nierenberg Prize for Science in the Public Interest and deliver a presentation at a free public event at Scripps Oceanography October 17

Progression of surface melt on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Image: Ryan Scott

Photo of the Week: Wet Winter
Animation shows how El Niño spurred large surface melt in Antarctica

Around the Pier: A Crowning Event to Celebrate Scripps Oceanographer’s 100th Birthday
Conversation between Walter Munk and His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco to cap series of events honoring Munk’s life and achievements

SURF 2017

Around the Pier: SURFing into Science Research
SURF program at Scripps provides stepping-stone for diverse students considering graduate programs in earth and ocean sciences

A significantly drier El Niño visited Southern California in 2015-16

Research Highlight: Why Was the 2015-16 El Niño Event So Dry?
Researchers uncover clues why powerful El Niño yielded little precipitation in California

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