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  • Why so many mammals came from Earth's hot, sweaty midriff

    Why so many mammals came from Earth's hot, sweaty midriff
    If you’re looking for hot spots of diversity, look to the Earth’s warm, sweaty midsection. The tropical regions near the equator both produce new species faster and lose them more slowly, according to a study that analyzed the evolution and extinction rates of nearly all mammal species on Earth.
  • UC is set to replace San Diego pier for ocean research ships

    UC is set to replace San Diego pier for ocean research ships
    SAN DIEGO — Above the water line, the Point Loma wharf at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography is impressive: large, high-tech ships dock there before cruising off to research sea life and climate conditions around the world. The skyline of...

    Environmental Protection Agency names new scientific integrity chief

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday appointed Francesca Grifo as the agency’s official in charge of scientific integrity. In addition to overseeing the scientific integrity program, Grifo will chair an internal committee that...

    Edward Frieman dies at 87; leading figure in American science

    Edward Frieman dies at 87; leading figure in American science
    Edward A. Frieman, a leading figure in American science for decades as a researcher with wide-ranging interests, a top-level governmental advisor on defense and energy issues, and director of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, has...

    Giant oarfish carcass in Oceanside sliced up, removed for examination

    Giant oarfish carcass in Oceanside sliced up, removed for examination
    The carcass of a 14-foot oarfish that washed ashore in Oceanside was cut into sections and taken away by scientists for examination. Oceanside police responding to Friday's discovery contacted SeaWorld, the Scripps Institute of Oceanography and the ...