Research Focus

Floating trash

Revisiting SEAPLEX
Scripps Environmental Accumulation of Plastic Expedition: Seeking the Science of the Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch

Lihini Aluwihare, Bradley Moore

Scripps Conference Addresses Ocean Threats to Human Health
National meeting gathered experts across varied fields

Photo: Phillip Tran

Device Could Expand Oceanographic Studies with Unmanned Sensors
A winch that could make a range of oceanographic measurements affordable and access areas hard to reach with conventional methods passes initial field trials

The UC Ship Funds-supported San Diego CoastEx cruise

UC Ship Funds Program Makes 2014 Awards to Young Scientists
Undergraduate education, instrument testing among the objectives of upcoming cruises


Scripps’s Cheryl Peach a UC San Diego Diversity Award Winner
Bringing ocean science education to the underserved is a passion

Triton Innovation Network Challenge 2014
Promoting commercialization of ideas that impact the environment

POGO Visiting Fellowship

POGO Visiting Fellowship for Early Career Scientists from Developing Countries
Application Deadline: April 16, 2014

Oroville Lake, February, 2009. Photo courtesy of California Department of Water Resources.

Drought Forum to Take Place in Sacramento
Members of Scripps-based California-Nevada Applications Program to lead discussion of drought forecasts and preparedness efforts