Daily Archives: May 11, 2008

Oxygen Depletion: A New Form of Ocean Habitat Loss

An international team of physical oceanographers including a researcher from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego has discovered that oxygen-poor regions of tropical oceans are expanding as the oceans warm, limiting the areas in which predatory fishes and … Continue reading

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Unmanned aircraft to study Southern California smog and its consequences

Using sophisticated unmanned aircraft, research scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego hope to assess Southern California’s potential for climate change and better understand the sources of air pollution. Funded by the California Energy Commission, the California AUAV … Continue reading

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THE BIG BANG: It sure was BIG!! The Hubble Telescope’s deepest view of the universe teaches us about the beginning INTRODUCTION We certainly know that our universe exists, however, this knowledge alone has not satisfied mankind’s quest for further understanding. … Continue reading

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