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The organizing principle of the Integrative Oceanography Division (IOD) resides in a shared commitment to collaborative, interdisciplinary science.

IOD in the Headlines

 Nancy Knowlton Elected to Prestigious Science Organizations
Innovative marine ecologist and educator recognized by National Academy of Sciences and American Academy of Arts and Sciences

 Exploring Coral Reef Threats from Changing Ocean Chemistry
Remote island chain offers testing ground to probe inner workings and potential damage caused by ocean acidification

 New Study Finds Major Differences in Motions of Volcanic 'Hotspots'
Scripps Institution of Oceanography geophysicist contributes magnetic field expertise to Nature Geoscience study

 Nuisance Seaweed Found to Produce Compounds with Biomedical Potential
Scripps-led analysis of tiny marine organisms indicates early promise in areas ranging from inflammation to skin conditions

 Scripps Oceanography's Center for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation Toasts 10 Years
Center celebrates anniversary and looks forward to the decades ahead

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