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Scripps News Archives

Phase-out of fossil fuels can save millions of lives annually, say researchers. Photo: iStockPhoto/LightFieldStudios Research Highlight: Rapid Global Switch to Renewable Energy Can Save Millions of Lives Annually
Scientists assess impact of fossil energy and air pollution on health, climate and rainfall
Mar 26, 2019
Phase-out of fossil fuels can save millions of lives annually, say researchers. Photo: iStockPhoto/LightFieldStudios Rapid Global Switch to Renewable Energy Can Save Millions of Lives Annually
Scientists assess impact of fossil energy and air pollution on health, climate and rainfall
Mar 20, 2019
Daniel Conley and other Scripps students conduct field work aboard R/V Robert Gordon Sproul. Photo: Cody Gallo Scripps Student Spotlight: Daniel Conley
Marine biology graduate student is studying how corals react to different environmental conditions
Mar 19, 2019
Research Highlight: Coastal Ecosystems Suffer from Upriver Hydroelectric Dams
A recent study demonstrates the widespread environmental consequences of large dam reservoirs in Mexico
Mar 19, 2019
Photo of the Week: Revelle Down Under
Scripps' world-roaming research vessel heading back to San Diego
Mar 15, 2019
Coastal Ecosystems Suffer from Upriver Hydroelectric Dams
A recent study demonstrates the widespread environmental consequences of large dam reservoirs in Mexico
Mar 13, 2019
Conversations with Three Women in Science at Scripps Oceanography
International Women's Day-inspired Q&A features three stellar Scripps scientists, ranging from faculty members to PhD student
Mar 08, 2019
Photo: J.-P. Sylvestre Research Highlight: Scientists Find Mystery Killer Whales off Cape Horn, Chile
Expedition to find rare Type D killer whales
Mar 07, 2019
Photo: J.-P. Sylvestre Scientists Find Mystery Killer Whales off Cape Horn, Chile
Expedition to find rare Type D killer whales
Mar 07, 2019
Helen Amanda Fricker. Photo: Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego A Scientist’s Life: Helen Amanda Fricker
Glaciologist uses satellite data to monitor one of the most significant global warming-related changes in nature
Mar 07, 2019
Crew of NOAA Ship Ronald M. Brown deploy a CTD, an instrument that collects ocean temperature and other data Research Highlight: Deep Ocean Warming at an Accelerating Rate
Measurements made from ships and by Scripps-built robots both point to more heat uptake than expected
Mar 06, 2019
Photo of the Week: Plankton Pause
Grad student enlists citizen scientists for FjordPhyto project
Mar 06, 2019
PhD student Jennifer Le describing marine specimens to curious children Around the Pier: Scripps Students, Faculty and Alums at the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering
Stoking curiosity and removing barriers to learning are motivators for Scripps scientists to take part
Mar 06, 2019
Rendering of R/V Bob and Betty Beyster Around the Pier: New Research Vessel Bob and Betty Beyster to Arrive at Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Nearshore vessel was made possible by gifts made in in honor of Science Applications International Corporation founder and his wife
Mar 05, 2019
AlertWildfire cameras on top of Santiago Peak in Orange County, Calif. during the Holy Fire in August 2018. Research Highlight: Seventy High-Tech Cameras Installed in Southern California Provide Eyes on Fire Prone Areas
ALERTWildfire cameras supported by UC San Diego improve situational awareness during wildfire events
Feb 28, 2019
Photo of the Week: Mantis Molt
A shrimp sheds its colorful skin
Feb 28, 2019
AlertWildfire cameras on top of Santiago Peak in Orange County, Calif. during the Holy Fire in August 2018. Seventy High-Tech Cameras Installed in Southern California Provide Eyes on Fire Prone Areas
ALERTWildfire cameras supported by UC San Diego improve situational awareness during wildfire events
Feb 28, 2019
SURF Program Q&A with Scripps PhD students Derek Grimes, Kiefer Forsch, Angelica Rodriguez, and Ivan Moreno SURF Program Steers Students Toward Path of Research and Discovery
Q&A with four SURF program alumni, who are currently pursuing their PhDs at Scripps Oceanography, on how the program shaped their decision to pursue graduate school
Feb 26, 2019
Rendering of R/V Bob and Betty Beyster New Research Vessel Bob and Betty Beyster to Arrive at Scripps Institution of Oceanography Thanks to Private Support
Nearshore vessel was made possible by gifts made in in honor of Science Applications International Corporation founder and his wife
Feb 21, 2019
Obituary Notice: Robert Haines, 1926-2019
Lifelong mariner spent more than three decades exploring the oceans with Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Feb 20, 2019
Scripps scientists and colleagues visit Del Mar Oceanographic's Wirewalker exhibit at the 2018 OiA conference. Join Scripps at the Oceanology International Americas Conference and Exhibit
Scripps scientists participating in ocean tech conference, hosting exhibit for students to learn about opportunities in ocean science, and more
Feb 19, 2019
Photo of the Week: Shining Through
Sunshine outlines CalCOFI's pelagic samples
Feb 15, 2019
Gustaf Arrhenius: 1922-2019 Obituary Notice: Gustaf Arrhenius, 1922-2019
Oceanographer pursued range of biogeochemical research over career spanning six decades
Feb 13, 2019
Scripps graduate student Ariel Pezner Scripps Student Spotlight: Ariel Pezner
Biological oceanography graduate student is studying the effects of human-induced stressors on reef-building corals
Feb 11, 2019
Tributes to Walter Munk

Feb 11, 2019
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