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Crystal structures within a nakhlite meteorite. Photo: James Day

Largest Volcanoes in the Solar System are the Source of Martian Meteorites
Scripps-led study shows that martian volcanoes formed like a giant version of Hawaii

New Sea-Level Rise and Flood Alert Network Launches with City of Imperial Beach
Gift from the David C. Copley Foundation funds Scripps Institution of Oceanography pilot observation system to support vulnerable coastal communities with adapting to climate change

Research Highlight: Study Suggests Which Feeds Could Work Best for Small-scale Freshwater Aquaculture
Scripps student worked with high school graduates in Malawi on local fish farming practices

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