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Three-year effort launched to understand melanins, responsible for the iridescent plumage of this glossy starling. Photo: istock

UC San Diego Receives $7.5 Million to Develop Innovative Uses for Melanin
Scripps marine biologist part of multidisciplinary team


New Study Suggests Overfishing in One of World’s Most Productive Fishing Regions
Scripps-led study finds over capacity in Gulf of California’s small-scale fisheries

Northern California Just Surpassed the Wettest Year on Record
Atmospheric rivers, a key focus of Scripps research center, responsible for record-breaking rain

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Photo of the Week: Supporting Science at Sea
Undergraduates march for science aboard R/V Sproul

Photo of the Week: The Look of the Sound of the Sea
Student applies color and depth to marine mammal sounds

Young boy spins an outdoor art installation.

Around the Pier: Weather on Steroids Exhibit Merges Scripps Climate Science with Art
Artistic and scientific showcase on display at the La Jolla Historical Society through May 21

From the Porthole | Notices and Campus news

Fellowship Brunch

Scripps Donors Thanked for Support at Annual Fellowship Brunch
Graduate students and donors discussed scientific research at yearly event

2017 Workshop on Big Data and the Earth Sciences

UC San Diego Organizes 2017 Workshop on Big Data and the Earth Sciences
Organizers set April 21 deadline to submit paper to 'Grand Challenges' workshop

Distinguished Professor Miriam Kastner

Distinguished Professor Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Miriam Kastner is recognized for her contributions in the field of gas hydrates

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