Understanding and Protecting the Planet at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

8232Research at Scripps Institution of Oceanography is more than SCUBA diving and working with marine mammals.

Margaret Leinen, Vice Chancellor for Marine Sciences, Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and Dean of the School of Marine Sciences, reminds us that, in spite of the name, research at Scripps also includes the solid earth, the history of the planet and oceans, the atmosphere and even monitoring earth from space.

Take a look at how some of the latest research activities at Scripps are helping to shape worldwide conversations about the future of our planet. You will see through her presentation that the spirit of exploration that inspired the establishment of Scripps more than a century ago continues today.

Watch Understanding and Protecting the Planet.