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Arc-eye hawkfish on a reef in the South Pacific. PC: Brian Zgliczynski Diet Diversity: Hawkfish Species Thrive on Remote Reefs Thanks to Food Preferences Scientists discover that species diversity of hawkfish is explained by differences in what they eat
Apr 08, 2020
Surface waves are visible near the terminus of a glacier in Norway. Listen Up: Scripps Scientists Use Underwater Microphones to Study Calving Arctic Glacier Researchers develop new method for measuring glacial retreat by analyzing underwater acoustic recordings of icebergs falling into the ocean
Apr 06, 2020
Forecast map for the current year ending Sept. 30. Image: Mike Dettinger/CW3E March Rains Fall Short of a Miracle but a Major Boost for Southern California, Some Help for the Sierras Recent precipitation propels Southern California toward average; rest of state still behind
Apr 06, 2020
Photo: Rawpixel Coastal Heat Waves Can Tax Public Health – Even Outside of Summer Study of Southern California hospitalizations shows upticks attributable to heat driven by Santa Ana winds in fall, winter, and spring
Apr 02, 2020
Scripps Student Spotlight: Weiguang (Roger) Wu Scripps undergraduate student pursues studying ocean science in the name of art
Apr 02, 2020
The Predaceous Diving Beetle is found in Southern California. Photo: Peter Bryant, University of California Irvine Voyager: Are there any aquatic beetle species? Taavi B., 7, Coronado, Calif.
Apr 01, 2020
Scientists searching for meteorites in Antarctica Scientists Find that Mars Likely Never had Global Magma Ocean New research from Scripps Oceanography and the University of Arizona
Mar 30, 2020
Esteemed Scripps Climate Scientist Appointed as the Edward A. Frieman Presidential Chair in Climate Sustainability Veerabhadran Ramanthan selected as inaugural holder of faculty chair that honors legacy of late Scripps director
Mar 20, 2020
Microplastics found in a quarter of San Diego estuary fish Study examined plastics in coastal sediments and three species of fish
Mar 18, 2020
Copepod Tigriopus californicus Where’d You Get Those Genes? Individual Growth Can Vary Wildly When Populations Interbreed Scientists find that interactions between different types of DNA determine hybrid fitness
Mar 12, 2020