Latest explorations

Photo of the Week: Getting to the Bottom of Things
Researchers test out technology aboard R/V Beyster

Beneath a placid surface, an internal tsunami was rolling through this Mexican lake when this photo was taken

Research Highlight: Internal Tsunamis Can Alter Bodies of Water Profoundly
Underwater landslides cause long-range displacement of sediment and large-scale current alteration

CAICE Director Kim Prather and fellow researchers work on the SeaSCAPE experiment. Photo: Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego

Research Highlight: Scientists Bring the Ocean into the Lab to Study Human Impacts on the Ocean and Climate
Interdisciplinary SeaSCAPE project utilizes large wave tank to look at how human pollution is affecting the ability of ocean biology to control clouds and climate

Photo of the Week: Miracle on Ice
Swedish icebreaker alters course to retrieve acoustic recording package

The 2017 Thomas Fire. Photo: istockphoto/Carsten Schertzer

Research Highlight: Study Bolsters Case that Climate Change is Driving California Wildfires
Connection seen to fivefold jump in area burned

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