Stories tagged "Vol. 34 No. 2"

Finding puts heat on carbon dioxide emission data

September 25th, 2009 | by Cheryl Ernst | Comments Off

Sediment samples suggest carbon dioxide alone can’t explain the marked increase in global surface temperatures 55 million years ago.

Binary star system has planet forming potential

September 24th, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

For the first time, scientists identify disks with enough mass to form a planetary system like our own around both stars in an optically visible binary system.

Architecture professor among most admired

September 24th, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | 2 Comments

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa architecture professor Raymond Yeh is named most admired by national design publication.

Step Up supports high school students’ success

September 24th, 2009 | by Malamalama Contributor | Comments Off

Hawaiʻi P–20’s Step Up program promotes career and college readiness for Hawaiʻi high school students.

Alien slugs and snails on U.S. least wanted pest list

September 24th, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

UH researcher and colleagues produce first list of alien slugs and snails that could pose agricultural, environmental or human risks if introduced in the United States.

Whale bone habitats similar to hydrothermal vents

September 23rd, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | 1 Comment

Whale carcasses create a rich life-supporting deep-sea ecosystem similar to the chemosynthetic habitats found at undersea cold seeps and hydrothermal vents.

Students learn Chinese over sports

September 23rd, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Secondary students learn Mandarin language while studying table tennis and martial arts with Chinese masters.

Pacific Northwest chapter holds annual picnic

September 23rd, 2009 | by Malamalama Contributor | 1 Comment

University of Hawaiʻi Pacific Northwest alumni chapter holds annual picnic in Washington to send off new UH first-year students.

Campaign Goal Surpassed

September 23rd, 2009 | by Margot Schrire | Comments Off

Fundraising effort exceeds its $250 million goal.

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President Greenwood Takes Office

September 17th, 2009 | by Cheryl Ernst | 5 Comments

M.R.C. Greenwood has faced challenges and seized opportunities during a remarkable career leading to the UH presidency.