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Remnants of the Wordie Ice Shelf on the Antarctic Peninsula, Nov. 2017. Photo: NASA/John Sonntag

Satellite Record Gives Unprecedented View of Changing Antarctic Ice Melt Pattern over 25 Years
New estimates of ice shelf melting around Antarctica since the 1990s show where and when ice has been lost

Researchers work onboard a 42-ft. scientific workboat off the coast of San Diego.

Scientific Workboat Expands Student Research Opportunities
R/V Bob and Betty Beyster is opening up nearshore research off Southern California

Emperor penguins resurface after a dive at Crary Bank in Antarctica's Ross Sea. Photo: Gerald Kooyman

Even at 400 Meters Deep, Banks of Ross Sea Are Consistent Source of Emperor Penguin Food
Secrets of most successful colony in Antarctica revealed over more than two decades of study

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Emperor penguins resurface after a dive at Crary Bank in Antarctica's Ross Sea. Photo: Gerald Kooyman

Even at 400 Meters Deep, Banks of Ross Sea Are Consistent Source of Emperor Penguin Food
Secrets of most successful colony in Antarctica revealed over more than two decades of study

The repaired main spillway of Oroville Dam in April 2019. Photo: Kevin Grow/Calif. Dept. of Water Resources

Researchers Identify Factor Behind 2017 Oroville Dam Spillways Incident
Heavy snowmelt delivered a surge of runoff to Feather River and Lake Oroville

R/V Roger Revelle off La Jolla, July 7. Photo: Erik Jepsen, UC San Diego Publications

R/V Roger Revelle Returns
Vessel makes whistle stop at Scripps Oceanography on return to San Diego

From the Porthole | Notices and Campus news

Scripps Student Spotlight: Susheel Adusumilli
Geophysics PhD student pursuing research of ice-ocean interactions makes a positive difference with his conversations and projects on climate change

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

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