Research Focus

Ernie Aaron

New Invention Advances Freshwater Seismology Research
Scripps technician develops new ocean-bottom seismometer release system

Beach erosion at La Jolla Shores

Scientifically, This Was Still a Monster El Niño Year
Despite less Southern California rain than expected, the climate phenomenon had a profound impact

coral reef health

From the Pristine to Degraded: Reefs of the Central Pacific
Scripps-led research team assesses the impacts of human disturbance on coral reefs

Acoustic technology and a marine seep.

Research Highlight: Acoustic Technology Aids Scripps Scientists in Study of Marine Seeps
Novel use of acoustic recording package developed for marine mammals helps scientists monitor methane emissions in the North Sea

Notices

A woman stands near the ocean.

Scripps Graduate Student Honored by UC San Diego’s Sustainability Office
Maitreyi Nagarkar named “Outstanding Graduate Student” for her outreach efforts and marine biology research

UC MEXUS workshop participants.

UC MEXUS Workshop Fosters Collaboration Beyond Borders
Researchers from both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border participate in cross-disciplinary weather conference hosted by Scripps researchers and graduate students

Grad SLAM participants

Grad SLAM Participants Demonstrate the Power of the Three-Minute Pitch
Scripps Oceanography and UC San Diego graduate students deliver polished presentations at campus-wide speaking competition

Donor reception at Birch Aquarium at Scripps.

Scripps Event Recognizes COP21 Donor Support
Scripps 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) delegates come together for a special reception at Birch Aquarium at Scripps to thank donors for their generous support