Beneath a placid surface, an internal tsunami was rolling through this Mexican lake when this photo was taken Research Highlight: Internal Tsunamis Can Alter Bodies of Water Profoundly Underwater landslides cause long-range displacement of sediment and large-scale current alteration
Aug 15, 2019
Microfibers fluorescing under a microscope Scripps Oceanography Researchers Adopting Global Approach to Studying Microplastics and Microfibers Marine scientists developing unique partnerships to address plastic degradation in the environment
Aug 13, 2019
CAICE Director Kim Prather and fellow researchers work on the SeaSCAPE experiment. Photo: Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Research Highlight: Scientists Bring the Ocean into the Lab to Study Human Impacts on the Ocean and Climate Interdisciplinary SeaSCAPE project utilizes large wave tank to look at how human pollution is affecting the ability of ocean biology to control clouds and climate
Aug 08, 2019
Climate Change Likely to Increase Human Exposure to Toxic Mercury Environmental factors, such as rising sea temperatures and over-fishing, impact levels of methylmercury in fish
Aug 07, 2019
Patrick M. Callaghan has been hired as the new assistant vice chancellor at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Scripps Institution of Oceanography Welcomes New Assistant Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations Patrick M. Callaghan to lead financial management, operations and capital planning
Aug 07, 2019
Three Scripps Oceanography Panels in the Running for SXSW 2020 Three Scripps Oceanography Panels in the Running for SXSW 2020 Voting open now through Aug. 23
Aug 06, 2019
Photo of the Week: Miracle on Ice Swedish icebreaker alters course to retrieve acoustic recording package
Aug 02, 2019
The 2017 Thomas Fire. Photo: istockphoto/Carsten Schertzer Research Highlight: Study Bolsters Case that Climate Change is Driving California Wildfires Connection seen to fivefold jump in area burned
Aug 02, 2019
Drake Singleton examines the surface rupture of the recent 7.1-magnitude earthquake near Ridgecrest, Calif. Photo: Nick Lau Scripps Student Spotlight: Drake Singleton Geophysics graduate student conducts research to understand earthquakes and active faults in Southern California
Jul 30, 2019
Photo of the Week: Ridgecrest Rupture Scripps researchers study effects of 7.1-magnitude shaker
Jul 26, 2019