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Saharan dust makes its way across the Atlantic Ocean. Photo: NOAA

Air Pollution’s Connection to Infant Mortality
New study reveals air pollution, even from natural sources, has critical impacts on child health

Members of a CCE-LTER cruise departing July 1 serenade each other during quarantine. Photo: Laura Lilly

Scripps Oceanography Research Cruises Resume – With Limitations
Scientists deal with substantial procedural changes to ensure safety during COVID-19

The new Pop-Up SURF program will allow more students to participate in a remote summer research experience.

Scripps Oceanography’s 2020 SURF Program Continues During COVID-19
Despite the pandemic, Scripps’ undergraduate summer research program that aims to increase diversity in geosciences carries on and expands with new virtual offering

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explorations now | Ocean & Earth Science Magazine

Saharan dust makes its way across the Atlantic Ocean. Photo: NOAA

Air Pollution’s Connection to Infant Mortality
New study reveals air pollution, even from natural sources, has critical impacts on child health

Members of a CCE-LTER cruise departing July 1 serenade each other during quarantine. Photo: Laura Lilly

Scripps Oceanography Research Cruises Resume – With Limitations
Scientists deal with substantial procedural changes to ensure safety during COVID-19

Blue whale fluke. PC: Angela Szesciorka

Blue Whales Are Arriving in Southern California Earlier and Earlier
Scientists find that blue whales are timing their migration around the previous year’s krill abundance

From the Porthole | Notices and Campus news

Scripps Student Spotlight: Vanessa ZoBell
PhD student fascinated by the intelligence and mystery of whales studies ship noise impacts on baleen whales in the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary

Scripps Student Spotlight: Maya Becker
Geophysics PhD student fascinated by ice-shelf mass change pursues research in glaciology

Scripps Alumni Spotlight: Lauren Ward
MAS MBC alumna harnesses her science communication skills and passion for sharing Earth’s stories as a video producer for NASA

Scripps in the News | Coverage of Scripps

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