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Projected sea surface temperature, Dec. 2015. Image: David Pierce/Scripps Oceanography with Max Planck Inst.

El Niño 2015-2016
Scripps is helping officials prepare for potential coastal impacts and flooding caused by intensified precipitation

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Scripps' Shang-Ping Xie led study on the cover of the Oct. 2015 issue of Nature Climate Change. Image courtesy of Nature

UC San Diego Top Institution in United States for Environmental and Earth Sciences
Science journal Nature ranks campus fourth-leading institution in the world based on published research

Ship navigates through sea ice

Polar Region Changes in Response to Global Warming to be Discussed by Leading Thinkers
Global climate change’s impact on the poles to be focus of Nov. 3-6 meeting hosted by APS and Scripps

From left, Russ Davis, Sarah Gille, Robert Pinkel, and Richard Somerville

Scripps Scientists Take Top Honors from American Geophysical Union
Researchers Russ Davis and Richard Somerville honored for career achievement and science communication; Robert Pinkel and Sarah Gille join elite AGU Fellows

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explorations now | Ocean & Earth Science Magazine

Researchers Ethan Roth (left) and Matthew Alford retrieve a shallow-water integrated mapping system (SWIMS). Photo: Thomas Moore

From the Field: Oceanographers Find Clues behind Arctic's Fourth-Lowest Sea-Ice Minimum
ArcticMix researchers find strong turbulence beneath Arctic Ocean surface

Bow of US Coast Guard Cutter Healy at the North Pole. Photo: Cory Mendenhall, US Coast Guard.

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Richard and Carol Dean Hertzberg at an announcement of their $5 million gift to UC San Diego, Aug. 24, 2015

Scripps Oceanography Supporters Give $5 Million to Create Climate Center
Richard and Carol Dean Hertzberg’s gift will launch the Center for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation at UC San Diego

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MAS MBC students

MAS MBC Program Now Accepting Applications for 2016
January 14, 2016 application deadline for the Master of Advanced Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation (MAS MBC) program at Scripps

TriNet Challenge

TriNet Challenge 2015
Call for Entries - Deadline: October 21, 2015

Students researching in 3 different scientific labs.

SURF Program 2015: Student Profiles
The 2015 SURF fellows dedicated ten weeks in the summer to earth and ocean science research