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Loggerhead Sea Turtle at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Celebrate Turtles at SEA Days this Spring at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
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Lake Tahoe Research Provides New Insights on Global Change
Scripps scientists reveal how nitrogen is recycled in the ecosystem’s food web

Ship silhouetted against a golden sunset.

Scripps Oceanography Open House for Retiring Research Ship Melville
R/V Melville Visited by Hundreds from the Local Community to Bid Farewell

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explorations now | Ocean & Earth Science Magazine

A sea lion on the beach south of Scripps Pier

Photo of the Week
Beached Sea Lion

A stand-up paddleboarder in the water at sunset

Around the Pier: Standing Up for Science
Scripps grad student Phil Bresnahan combines love for outdoor recreation and science through outreach program

NOAA’s Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecraft, or DSCOVR, tops rocket set to lift off today. Photo: NASA/Kim Shiflett

Research Highlight: Satellite with Scripps-Designed Earth-Observing Science Payload Set for Launch
DSCOVR will take a non-stop look at sunlit side of Earth

From the Porthole | Notices and Campus news

Clouds in the sky.

Scripps Climate Science and Policy MAS Program Now Accepting Applications
New graduate program geared toward students interested in careers in climate science and policy

Scripps Scientists to be Honored with Prestigious International Biology Award
Researchers selected to receive Kowalevsky Medal for modernizing the science of fish-like invertebrate

In Memoriam: Richard Vance Mead (1918-2014)
Marine technician who sailed on many vessels