Scripps News Archives

Garfield Kwan Around the Pier: Ocean Science Gets Its Own Comic Book
Fishes, crustaceans, and worms become comic book stars in 'Squidtoons: Exploring Ocean Science with Comics'
Jun 29, 2018
Dolphins swim through oil-tainted waters in Gulf of Mexico in 2010 following Deepwater Horizon spill. Photo: NOAA Research Highlight: Using Artificial Intelligence to Understand Deepwater Horizon’s Effects on Dolphins
Scripps researcher creates algorithm to sort through communications among Gulf of Mexico dolphins
Jun 27, 2018
Scripps PhD student Garfield Kwan Ocean Science Gets Its Own Comic Book
Fishes, crustaceans, and worms become comic book stars in 'Squidtoons: Exploring Ocean Science with Comics,' hitting stores June 26
Jun 26, 2018
Photo of the Week: Drift Compatible
R/V Sally Ride recovers boat abandoned in trans-Pacific race
Jun 22, 2018
A juvenile manta swims at Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. Photo: G.P. Schmahl / FGBNMS Research Highlight: Scripps Graduate Student Discovers World’s First Known Manta Ray Nursery
A research team led by PhD candidate Joshua Stewart identifies a manta ray nursery in the Gulf of Mexico
Jun 20, 2018
juvenile manta ray and diver Scripps Graduate Student Discovers World’s First Known Manta Ray Nursery
A research team led by PhD candidate Joshua Stewart identifies a manta ray nursery in the Gulf of Mexico
Jun 18, 2018
Scripps climate and atmospheric scientist Veerabhadran Ramanathan. Photo: Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Ramanathan Shares $1.33 Million Sustainable Development Prize with Fellow Climate Science Pioneer
Renowned Scripps climate researcher and former NASA scientist James Hansen honored for their work
Jun 18, 2018
R/V Roger Revelle seen from the deck of R/V Sally Ride prior to the start of EXPORTS. Photo: Norm Nelson/UC Santa Barbara NASA, NSF Plunge Into Ocean ‘Twilight Zone’ Aboard Two Scripps Vessels to Explore Ecosystem Carbon Flow
Technical capabilities of R/V Roger Revelle and R/V Sally Ride lead to their selection for ambitious mission
Jun 18, 2018
Scripps alumna Jesse C. Traller Scripps Alumna Highlight: Q&A with Jesse C. Traller
With a passion for science and degrees from Scripps Oceanography and UC San Diego, alumna Jesse C. Traller ’08, MS ’16, PhD ’17 is tackling the challenge of improving the world using algae as the fuel for change
Jun 14, 2018
Giant clam, Tridacna crocea, burrows into rock made by tropical reef corals. Photo: James Fatherree Photo of the Week: Caustic Relationship
Researchers discover how giant clams burrow into coral
Jun 14, 2018
The Antarctic Peninsula. Photo Sinéad Farrell/Univ. of Maryland Satellites Track Vanishing Antarctic Ice
Special issue of journal Nature on Antarctica suggests long-term decline of sea ice, posits new scenarios for continent’s future
Jun 13, 2018
Cirrhilabrus cyanogularis, a colorful red, orange, yellow, and blue fish Photo of the Week: Distinctly Colorful
Scripps researcher helps confirm new fairy wrasse species
Jun 07, 2018
The Mauna Loa Observatory. Photo: Forrest M. Mims III In the News Now: Another Climate Milestone Falls at Mauna Loa Observatory
Peak carbon dioxide levels surpass 411 parts per million for May
Jun 07, 2018
UC San Diego graduate students Around the Pier: Reaching New Heights
Scripps-led Rosa Parks Tutoring Program educates youth in City Heights
Jun 07, 2018
The Mauna Loa Observatory. Photo: Forrest M. Mims III Another Climate Milestone Falls at Mauna Loa Observatory
Peak carbon dioxide levels surpass 411 parts per million for May
Jun 07, 2018
A Scientist's Life: Jennifer Smith
Technology is changing how scientists study coral reefs
Jun 06, 2018
Photo of the Week: Hey, That's A Mooring
Buoy maintenance has its ups and downs
Jun 01, 2018
Results from 2014 experiment at Scripps reveal microbes ejected in sea spray. Photo: Christina McCluskey/Colorado St. Univ. Research Highlight: Researchers Identify Bacteria and Viruses Ejected from the Ocean
Team of atmospheric chemists and medical researchers use Scripps Oceanography facility to study properties of microbes incorporated in aerosols
May 31, 2018
Illustration of car interior temperatures. Image: Arizona State University Research Highlight: Hot Cars Can Hit Life-Threatening Levels in Approximately One Hour
Interior temperatures can rise to 116° F, potentially causing fatal injuries to children trapped inside
May 25, 2018
Photo of the Week: Special Delivery
Stamp honoring Sally Ride unveiled at UC San Diego
May 25, 2018
A 2014 experiment at Scripps identified microbes in sea spray aerosols. Photo: Christina McCluskey/Colorado St. Univ. Researchers Identify Bacteria and Viruses Ejected from the Ocean
Team of atmospheric chemists and medical researchers use Scripps Oceanography facility to study properties of microbes incorporated in aerosols
May 24, 2018
Illustration of car interior temperatures. Image: Arizona State University Hot Cars Can Hit Life-Threatening Levels in Approximately One Hour
Interior temperatures can rise to 116° F, potentially causing fatal injuries to children trapped inside
May 24, 2018
Campus Summit Encourages Collaboration to Solve Environmental Woes
Inaugural UP Summit brought together researchers and policymakers for the good of the planet
May 24, 2018
Scientists traveling across Greenland’s sea ice via dogsled. Photo: Margaret Lindeman From the Field: Greenland by Helicopter (and Dogsled)
Scripps students try to inform estimates of sea-level rise from remote ice cap
May 23, 2018
The remains of the starboard wing and landing gear of the “Heaven Can Wait” B-24. Missing World War II B-24 Bomber Discovered By Project Recover Off Papua New Guinea
Latest find ends years-long search for “Heaven Can Wait” aircraft shot down in 1944 battle and associated with 11 American MIAs
May 23, 2018
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