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Saharan dust makes its way across the Atlantic Ocean. Photo: NOAA

Air Pollution’s Connection to Infant Mortality
New study reveals air pollution, even from natural sources, has critical impacts on child health

Members of a CCE-LTER cruise departing July 1 serenade each other during quarantine. Photo: Laura Lilly

Scripps Oceanography Research Cruises Resume – With Limitations
Scientists deal with substantial procedural changes to ensure safety during COVID-19

Scripps Student Spotlight: Vanessa ZoBell
PhD student fascinated by the intelligence and mystery of whales studies ship noise impacts on baleen whales in the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary

Blue whale fluke. PC: Angela Szesciorka

Blue Whales Are Arriving in Southern California Earlier and Earlier
Scientists find that blue whales are timing their migration around the previous year’s krill abundance

From left, new PhDs Sara Rivera, Osinachi Ajoku, Alyssa Griffin, Matthew Costa, Kara Voss, and Garfield Kwan

What's Next for Scripps' New PhDs?
A cross-section of new doctorate holders share their plans

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