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  1. In the News Now: Plastic Found in 9 Percent of ‘Garbage Patch’ Fishes

    Two lanternfish and several bits of plastic collected during the SEAPLEX voyage. Photo: J. Leichter Jun 30, 2011 Scripps Institution of Oceanography researchers have published the first journal article revealing results from the 2009 SEAPLEX field study t ...

    Last Updated: April 1 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  2. In the News Now: 38 Climate Researchers Respond to a Wall Street Journal Opinion Piece

    Feb 01, 2012 Scripps climate researcher Richard Somerville was among 38 of the world’s most prominent climate scientists who signed a letter to the editor of the Wall Street Journal today rebutting a Jan. 27 op-ed entitled “No Need to Panic About Global W ...

    Last Updated: January 23 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  3. In the News Now: When Having an Open Mind Isn’t a Good Thing

    Feb 10, 2012 Naomi Oreskes, a University of California, San Diego historian and an adjunct professor at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, was on NPR’s Talk of the Nation this week to discuss how the public assesses news about climate change. The interv ...

    Last Updated: March 24 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  4. In the News Now: New Climate Pact is Largely Rooted in Scripps Science

    Feb 17, 2012 A six-nation initiative to slow global warming by controlling air pollution and limiting emissions of certain greenhouse gases is based on decades of research by Scripps climate and atmospheric scientist V. Ramanathan. Secretary of State Hill ...

    Last Updated: July 5 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  5. In the News Now: Insuring the Oceans

    Feb 20, 2012 Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego Director Tony Haymet’s opinion piece “Insuring the Oceans” appeared in Feb. 22 editions of the (Singapore) Straits Times:  Straits-Times-Op-Ed-Haymet-2012-Feb-22-5 explorations now- In the New ...

    Last Updated: June 3 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  6. In the News Now: 'Climate change, irreversibility, and urgency'

    Aug 21, 2012 Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego Distinguished  Professor Emeritus Richard Somerville writes in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists that if society continues to allow greenhouse emissions to rise, “our children and their de ...

    Last Updated: July 2 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography