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Large fishes in Hawaii consuming more plastic than expected

Large fishes in Hawaii consuming more plastic than expected

Large, commercially harvested fish consume a surprising amount of debris, say UH Manoa scientists Anela Choy and Jeffrey Drazen.

July 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Artful images of coral featured in PBS Digital series

Artful images of coral featured in PBS Digital series

PBS’ Digital Studios series, UnderH20, features the Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology’s research with live corals viewed with a laser scanning confocal microscope.

July 23, 2013 | By | Reply More
NSF grants awarded to UH Manoa professors

NSF grants awarded to UH Manoa professors

UH Mānoa Assistant Professors Jason Kumar and Jennifer Small awarded National Science Foundation CAREER grants.

July 23, 2013 | By | Reply More
Steven Stanley recognized for research in paleontology

Steven Stanley recognized for research in paleontology

UH Mānoa Professor Steven M. Stanley is the recipient of the 2013 Geological Society of America Penrose Medal.

July 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
UH Applied Research Laboratory contract extended

UH Applied Research Laboratory contract extended

UH and the U.S. Navy have approved the extension of the contract between the U.S. Navy and the Applied Research Laboratory at the university until July 2018.

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Student awarded fellowship for endangered Hawaiian plant research

Student awarded fellowship for endangered Hawaiian plant research

UH Mānoa’s Seana Walsh awarded the Eloise Gerry Fellowship from the Sigma Epsilon/Graduate Women in Science National Fellowships Program to continue her ʻōlulu research.

July 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Census Bureau names Maile Taualii to national committee

Census Bureau names Maile Taualii to national committee

The U.S. Census Bureau named UH Mānoa Assistant Professor Maile Taualii as a member of the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations.

July 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
Female Hawaii creeper leads population collapse

Female Hawaii creeper leads population collapse

UH Mānoa researchers discover less than 28 percent of the adult population of the endangered Hawaii creeper in the Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge is female.

July 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
Law professor updates Asian-American civil liberties book

Law professor updates Asian-American civil liberties book

School of Law’s Eric K. Yamamoto publishes second edition of the seminal book Race, Rights and Reparation: Law and the Japanese American Internment.

July 11, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
UH West Oahu hosts The Wonder of Learning exhibit

UH West Oahu hosts The Wonder of Learning exhibit

The Wonder of Learning traveling exhibition features the infant-toddler centers and preschools of the Istituzione Municipality of Reggio Emilia Italy.

July 11, 2013 | By | Reply More