1358
May 7, 2010
Inside the Plastic Vortex

A groundbreaking Scripps voyage led by students helps define a rising environmental threat

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May 7, 2010
Clearing the Air

A Scripps researcher hopes to demonstrate that improving developing world cooking methods could slow global warming...

1216
May 7, 2010
Flight of the Dragons

Using DNA, Scripps researchers unlock the evolutionary path of Australia's seadragons.

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Jan 6, 2010
Seething History

A Scripps team captures gases emitted from Iceland's volcanoes to plumb the island's geologic roots and address hot...

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Dec 16, 2009
Birth of an Ocean

SCRIPPS SCIENTISTS EXPLORE THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA TO UNCOVER ITS RICH GEOLOGICAL HISTORY AND NEW OCEAN CRUST...

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Jul 20, 2009
Discovering Diversity In The Tropics

Scripps researchers hunt for exotic medicine sources in Panama's diverse richness

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Jul 20, 2009
Fine Details

Scripps researchers tackle one of climate change modeling's toughest challenges

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Apr 6, 2009
Life Behind Bars

Marine biologists employ genetic barcoding in the quest to positively identify fish species

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Apr 3, 2009
Carbonated Oceans

An overload of carbon dioxide is acidifying seawater, posing a subtle but profound threat to marine invertebrates.

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Feb 18, 2009
A Step Ahead of the Next 'Big One'

From detection to warning, Scripps researchers are helping preparations for Earth's most elusive natural hazard

2814
Dec 22, 2008
Green Bullet

Scientists take aim with tiny algae and their giant promise as the biofuel solution of the future

4308
Nov 17, 2008
Rising Tide

It’s not the extra few feet of water that make sea level rise so dangerous. It’s the extra few feet during a...

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Oct 14, 2008
Buried at Sea

Scripps researchers are studying CO2 sequestration to determine if it is a viable solution to combat global warming.

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Sep 25, 2008
The Origins of Slime

Scripps graduate student investigates cause of mucilage outbreaks in her native Adriatic waters