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Former VP Gore In San Diego To Receive Scripps Prize

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Scripps Institution of Oceanography is awarding its first-even Roger Revelle Prize to former Vice President Al Gore.

Gore will be in La Jolla Friday evening to receive the award.

The award will be given out during a dinner marking the 100th birthday of the institution's late former director.

UCSD said Gore was selected for his efforts to raise awareness of global warming.

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