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Business Report: Amazon Abandons NYC Plan

Feb. 15
By Bennett Lacy, Ebone Monet

Amazon Abandons New York City, Target considers UC San Diego and millions of late car payments.

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Scripps Oceanography Pioneer Arrhenius Dead At 96

Feb. 15
By Erik Anderson

Gustaf Arrhenius, a Scripps Institution of Oceanography researcher who helped shape the region’s scientific future, died Feb. 3.

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Nobel Laureate Venki Ramakrishnan Returns To UC San Diego To Discuss Memoir

Feb. 14
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Megan Burke

"Gene Machine, The Race To Discover The Secrets Of The Ribosome" is a memoir about the complexities of scientific discovery and the choices that define our lives.

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Famed Ocean Researcher Walter Munk Dies At 101

Feb. 11
By KPBS News

Walter Munk, the famed geophysicist who turned a lifetime of questions into a spectacular career at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, died Friday.

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Test Your Assumptions With UC San Diego Citizen Science Online Tool

Feb. 6
By Brooke Ruth, Jade Hindmon

A new online tool, developed by UC San Diego researchers called Galileo, encourages citizen scientists to test their intuitions by asking a question, designing an experiment and recruiting participants to prove or disprove their hypothesis.

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New Tool Helps Forecasters Measure Systems Carrying Rain

Feb. 5
By Erik Anderson

San Diego researchers have developed a new weather forecasting tool that will give them a better idea of the impact of incoming storm systems.

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Thousands Of Birds Die At Salton Sea; Avian Cholera Suspected

Feb. 4
By Erik Anderson

Bird die-off at the Salton Sea could be an indicator that the ecological health of the lake is getting worse.

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Business Report: Super Bowl Ads

Feb. 1
By Bennett Lacy, Ebone Monet

The demand for Super Bowl ad time is down, so is consumer confidence after the government shutdown.

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Congress To Hold Hearing On Allegations Of Dangerous Human Research At San Diego VA

Feb. 1
By Brad Racino / inewsource, Jill Castellano / inewsource

A federal report describes one San Diego VA patient returning from a procedure “oozing with blood” and in need of an emergency transfusion.

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Roundtable: Downtown Homeless Arrests

Feb. 1
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

A spike in arrests may have stymied a recent homeless count, it's been 40 years since San Diego's first school shooting, and how police are using drones in Chula Vista.

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