Secrets of the earth and skies at SOEST Open House
Explore the fascinating secrets of the Earth, oceans, atmosphere and space at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology Open House this Saturday, October 22, 2011. It’s free and open to the public.
Featured will be interactive demonstrations, videos, laboratory tours, computer animation presentations and high-tech equipment displays. Come and learn about volcanoes, tsunamis, planetary exploration, coral reefs, alternative energy and sailing canoes, among many other fascinating subjects.
UH Mānoa faculty, students and staff will share their knowledge and host entertaining and educational hands–on activities that are sure to be fun for the whole family.
The open house is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the UH Mānoa campus at the Pacific Ocean Science and Technology, Marine Science and Hawaiʻi Institute of Geophysics Buildings. Parking is available in the lower campus parking structure and in the visitor parking lot behind Kennedy Theatre. Both are accessed from Dole Street.
For more information, including maps and programs, visit the SOEST Open House website.
- Extensive deep coral reefs in Hawaiʻi harbor unique species and high coral cover
- UH on the forefront of coral bleaching research
- Ocean expedition maps Loihi’s deepest reaches
- Coral toolkit allows floating larvae to transform into reef skeletons
- Researchers tag more tiger sharks to track online