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

Coping with Drought
Scripps Research Helps California Manage Water Resources

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American Chemical Society Honors Keeling Curve and NOAA Observatory
Atmospheric CO2 record at Mauna Loa named National Historic Chemical Landmark

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Scientists at Scripps and the J. Craig Venter Institute Publish Paper Outlining Efficient Synthetic Biology Methods to Genetically Engineer Microalgae
Results have important implications in developing algae-based products such as biofuels and chemicals

Cloud formations over the eastern Pacific Ocean. Photo: Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

Inter-decadal Pacific Oscillation Explains Global Warming "Hiatus" Since 2000
Study reinforces finding that decades-long climate cycle is behind seeming flatlining of global surface air temperatures

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Arctic Ocean melt ponds. Photo: Karen Frey/Clark University

Research Highlight: Arctic Sea Ice Loss Likely To Be Reversible
Scenarios of a sea ice tipping point leading to a permanently ice-free Arctic Ocean were based on oversimplified arguments

Scripps graduate student Taylor Maddalene with residents of the Pacific island of Tarawa

From the Field: Building Partnerships in Tarawa
Scripps student Taylor Maddalene explores how science can help inform marine management decisions in Kiribati

Obituary Notice: Joseph Reid: Science Expert in Global Ocean Circulation
Scripps Oceanography seagoing explorer investigated the nature and formation of ocean currents

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STEAM program now open

Scripps Oceanography and UC San Diego Extension Offer College Exploration Classes to Middle and High School Students
Registration now open for summer courses

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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