Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Russian Roulette

    The Western Pacific gray whale, once thought extinct, clings to life in a remote Siberian sea. Biologists fear their research is providing cover for massive oil drilling that threatens to wipe out this lost tribe once and for all.

  • Dining

    November 30, 2000

    Science, Fiction

    Historical romance novelist finds mystery in biology and literature, too.