Research Focus

Blue Halo Curaçao

Sustaining Fishing and Island Culture in the Caribbean
Scripps alumna, current students work together on ocean management initiative

Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown directs statewide mandatory water reductions, April 1, 2015

Coping with Drought
Scripps Research Helps California Manage Water Resources

National Science Foundation Profiles Innovative Ocean Aerosol Program
‘Science Nation’ video explores the quest to understand the influence marine microbes have on climate

Aquaculture event at Scripps

Experts Address Aquaculture’s Future at Scripps Forum
Event serves as collaboration hub for aquatic farming and supporting efforts


Washington D.C.

New Summer Program Teaches High School Students the Science of Climate Change and How to Impact Policy in Washington
Environmental program offered through UC San Diego Extension’s Academic Connections program, in partnership with Scripps Oceanography

A group of students watch a science demo.

Scripps Makes a Splash at Triton Day 2015
Scripps students and volunteers welcome future Tritons to UC San Diego

Nigella Hillgarth Education Plaza

Nigella Hillgarth Education Plaza Dedicated at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Outdoor education plaza named after former Birch Aquarium Executive Director Nigella Hillgarth during March 19 ceremony

John Steinitz

In Memoriam: John Steinitz
Served Scripps Development for Nearly Two Decades