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Sea surface temperature anomalies on Nov. 12, 2015. Image: NOAA

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

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Researchers Create Means to Monitor Anthropogenic Global Warming in Real Time
Method relies on dominance of Pacific Ocean as a global climate force


Researchers Develop Novel Microscope to Study the Underwater World
Seafloor imaging system captures a microscopic view of a coral’s life

Image: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Clouds Are Moving Higher, Subtropical Dry Zones Expanding, According to Satellite Analysis
Scripps-led study confirms computerized climate simulations projecting effects of global warming

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Photo of the Week: FLIP and Friends
Platform deployed to study ocean boundary layer

Head section of the lancelet, showing its natural fluorescence when exposed to blue light. Image: Dimitri Deheyn

Research Highlight: Nature’s Green Fluorescent Glow
Scripps researchers uncover a window into the evolutionary pathway of green fluorescent proteins

Gavin Newsom at Birch Aquarium

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Lieutenant Governor Visits Birch Aquarium at Scripps

From the Porthole | Notices and Campus news

Scripps ocean acoustics expert Michael Buckingham

Scripps Professor Elected Vice President of the Acoustical Society of America
Ocean acoustics expert Michael Buckingham named vice president-elect of professional organization

Photo of the Week: FLIP and Friends
Platform deployed to study ocean boundary layer

Donors and faculty visit a research lab.

Cutting-Edge Scripps Research Facility Dedicated to Dickinson Foundation
Donors funded purchase of new instrument to be used for research in marine drug discovery