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Monthly Archives: September 2011

New Marine Science Learning Center is opened at the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology

Students and  faculty gathered for the grand opening of the new  Marine Science Research Learning Center and honored 2011 awardees of the Carol Ann and Myron K. Hayashida Fund and the Alan Church Environmental Steward Scholarship. On Thursday, January 13th, honored invitees, … Continue reading

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To Be or Not to Be Endangered? Listing of rare Hawaiian coral species called into question

Researchers at the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology (HIMB), an organized research unit in the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology have made a remarkable new discovery. Coral reef ecosystems are one of the … Continue reading

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Yo-Yo Diving for Food: Scientists Discover A New Tiger Shark Hunting Technique

Researchers at the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology (HIMB), an organized research unit in the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology have made a remarkable new discovery. In a joint research effort between … Continue reading

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Researchers Discover New Wintering Grounds for Humpback Whales Using Sound

Researchers at the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology (HIMB), an organized research unit in the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology have made a remarkable new discovery. In the thick of whale season, … Continue reading

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Ten Years of Protection, Five Years of Research: Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology Celebrates its Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Research Partnership

Honolulu, HI – Last week, managers from the 43 marine sites on the World Heritage List of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) met in Hawai‘i to explore ways of strengthening marine conservation. This engagement also coincided … Continue reading

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Pollution Forms an Invisible Barrier for Marine Life

Researchers at the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology (HIMB), an organized research unit in the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology have made a remarkable discovery. Over 50% of the population in the United States and over 60% … Continue reading

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Scientists and Managers Gather at the University of Hawai‘i to Celebrate the 4th Annual Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Research Symposium

The Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology, Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, and NOAA Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center will host the 4th Annual Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Research Symposium this Thursday and Friday at the East West Center. Honolulu, HI – This … Continue reading

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Scientist Creates New Hypothesis on Ocean Acidification

A Researcher at the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology, an organized research unit in the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology has come up with a new explanation for the effects of ocean … Continue reading

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