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Sea surface temperature anomalies on Nov. 12, 2015. Image: NOAA

El Niño 2015-2016
Scripps researchers help officials prepare for potential coastal impacts and flooding caused by intensified precipitation

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R. Pitman/NOAA Fisheries

New Study Highlights Hidden Values of Open Ocean
Ecosystem management helped by identifying costs and benefits

Torrey Pines State Beach experienced some of the most extensive erosion in San Diego County during El Niño

Beach Replenishment Helps Protect Against Storm Erosion during El Niño
A comparison of recent and previous nourishments of San Diego beaches suggests that a larger sand grain size improved nourishment performance

BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge honorees

Photo of the Week: Ramanathan and the Frontiers of Knowledge
Scripps climate scientist honored by Spanish BBVA Foundation

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R. Pitman/NOAA Fisheries

New Study Highlights Hidden Values of Open Ocean
Ecosystem management helped by identifying costs and benefits

BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge honorees

Photo of the Week: Ramanathan and the Frontiers of Knowledge
Scripps climate scientist honored by Spanish BBVA Foundation

A new nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer will be used for research in marine drug discovery at Scripps.

Around the Pier: Cutting-Edge Scripps Research Facility Dedicated to Dickinson Foundation
Donors funded purchase of new instrument to be used for research in marine drug discovery

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Scripps Oceanography graduate student and Frieman Prize winner Nastassia Patin

Around the Pier: Scripps Student’s Work Distinguishing Bacterial Species Honored
Nastassia Patin awarded 2016 Frieman Prize

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

Ernie Aaron

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