Scripps News Archives

Photo of the Week: Featherweight
A spectacular specimen in the Echinoderm Tree of Life
Feb 03, 2017
Anarctic iceberg at sunrise. Photo: Alison Macdonald/WHOI Antarctic Bottom Waters Freshening at Unexpected Rate
Shift could disturb ocean circulation and hasten sea level rise, researchers say
Feb 01, 2017
Photo of the Week: Wave of Wonder
Large waves roll under Scripps Pier during last weekend's stormy weather
Jan 26, 2017
Miniature autonomous underwater explorers Research Highlight: Swarm of Underwater Robots Mimics Ocean Life
Scripps researchers collaborate on new technology study using “robotic plankton”
Jan 24, 2017
M-AUEs Swarm of Underwater Robots Mimics Ocean Life
Scripps researchers collaborate on new technology study using “robotic plankton”
Jan 24, 2017
fossils Study Finds Parrotfish are Critical to Coral Reef Health
Analysis reveals pivotal role of algae-eating fish in coral growth
Jan 23, 2017
Researchers raised squid embryos like this one in conditions that simulate possible oceans of the future Research Highlight: A Story of Survival
Market squid embryo experiment suggests invertebrate has a hardiness that will come in handy in future ocean conditions
Jan 19, 2017
ruby seadragon Research Highlight: Researchers Capture First Glimpse of Ruby Seadragons in the Wild
Surprising anatomical features found in the newly discovered species
Jan 13, 2017
Researchers prepare a miniROV during expedition in search of the Ruby Seadragon Research Highlight: Researchers Capture First Glimpse of Ruby Seadragons in the Wild
Surprising anatomical features found in the newly discovered species
Jan 12, 2017
Photo of the Week: Science Diplomacy
As U.S. Science Envoy, Scripps Oceanography's Leinen promotes closer ties with Chile
Jan 12, 2017
Scripps Pier record of ocean temperature trend Voyager: How Has Climate Change Affected the Oceans at a Local Level, Particularly La Jolla Shores (San Diego, Calif.)?
Jocelyne R., 16, San Diego, Calif.
Jan 12, 2017
Students onboard a research vessel. Around the Pier: Student-led Cruise Puts R/V Sally Ride to the Test
Scripps graduate students and scientists employed ship’s state-of-the-art equipment during three-day research expedition off La Jolla
Jan 12, 2017
Loop of weekend's landfalling atmospheric river that delivered torrential rains and flooding Where Was the Most Extreme Precipitation in the West Yesterday?
New alert available through Scripps sends updates of major events
Jan 11, 2017
North Atlantic Ocean cooling scenario following collapse of Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation Research Highlight: Climate Model Suggests Collapse of Atlantic Circulation Is Possible
Primary circulation pattern in the Atlantic is assumed to be stable by most scientists, but new simulation suggests collapse could happen if atmospheric greenhouse gases continue to increase
Jan 10, 2017
NOAA GOES satellite imagery of atmospheric water vapor reaching California Jan. 7 In the News Now: Scripps Scientists Monitoring Massive Atmospheric River
Size of Storm Aimed at Central California Raises Flood Concerns
Jan 07, 2017
Photo of the Week: Going with the floe
Deploying floats, gathering data in the Southern Ocean
Jan 05, 2017
North Atlantic Ocean cooling scenario following collapse of Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation Climate Model Suggests Collapse of Atlantic Circulation is Possible
The primary circulation pattern in the Atlantic is assumed to be stable by most scientists, but new simulation suggests collapse could happen if atmospheric greenhouse gases continue to increase
Jan 04, 2017
False killer whale and calf in Hawaii Researchers Capture Video of False Killer Whale’s Encounter with Longline
Study offers insight into how to reduce impacts to animals and fishing operations
Dec 22, 2016
Photo of the Week: Depth Projection
Interactive exhibit at Birch Aquarium illustrates sonar mapping
Dec 21, 2016
Assistant research oceanographer Ana Širović (right) watches  as crewmembers recover an acoustics package Photo of the Week: Listening off La Jolla
R/V Sally Ride recovers moorings during student-led cruise
Dec 16, 2016
ROSETTA team gathered around an ALAMO float as it is loaded on an aircraft for deployment off the Ross Ice Shelf Early Results from Survey of Antarctica’s Biggest Ice Shelf
New data on thickness and ice elevation of Ross Ice Shelf to be revealed
Dec 15, 2016
Obituary Notice: Martin Wahlen
Professor emeritus studied atmospheric trace gases
Dec 13, 2016
The Eiffel Tower illuminated for COP21 Negotiating Climate Change in a Post-Paris World
Media Q and A event brings leading climate scientists to discuss the innovation, diplomacy, and verification needed to maintain Paris Agreement pledges
Dec 13, 2016
Jerry Kooyman Scripps Scientist Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Jerry Kooyman recognized for contributions to penguin science
Dec 12, 2016
Poster hall at AGU 2016 Fall Meeting Scripps News at 2016 AGU Fall Meeting
Scripps researchers among 22,000 representing spectrum of Earth and space science
Dec 12, 2016