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UH Mānoa battles in Hawaiʻi’s first international autonomous robotic boat competition

UH Mānoa battles in Hawaiʻi’s first international autonomous robotic boat competition

December 4, 2016  |  Comments
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Students from 13 universities around the world compete for $100,000 in prizes.

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How Zika is spread through sex

How Zika is spread through sex

December 2, 2016  |  Comments
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Saguna Verma will research how the Zika virus infection in men makes them susceptible to transmit the virus to their sexual partners, even though they may appear symptom-free.

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UHERO wins Polzin Prize for Best Paper at AUBER conference

UHERO wins Polzin Prize for Best Paper at AUBER conference

November 29, 2016  |  Comments
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Forecasting in a Mixed Up World: Nowcasting Hawaiʻi Tourism evaluated short term forecasting performance methods.

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Scientists drill deep to gain insights into East African climate history

Scientists drill deep to gain insights into East African climate history

November 28, 2016  |  Comments
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Researchers from all over the world gathered at Lake Challa, an East African volcanic lake, to uncover its hidden record of the climate history.

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Who built the world’s best hybrid 3D visualization system? UH students!

Who built the world’s best hybrid 3D visualization system? UH students!

November 26, 2016  |  Comments
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From the physical nuts and bolts to the development software, UH Mānoa students build and launch the worldʻs best CyberCANOE.

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World’s best hybrid visualization system up and running at UH Mānoa

World’s best hybrid visualization system up and running at UH Mānoa

November 26, 2016  |  Comments
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The Destiny-class CyberCANOE enables visualization, analysis, navigation and observation of big data in an immersive 3D environment.

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New study explains mysterious source of greenhouse gas methane in the ocean

New study explains mysterious source of greenhouse gas methane in the ocean

November 17, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Pavel Professor of Oceanography David Karl, study co-author, found vital clue to the puzzle.

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UH researchers link quality of coastal groundwater with reef degradation on Maui

UH researchers link quality of coastal groundwater with reef degradation on Maui

November 15, 2016  |  3 Comments
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Land-use practices on tropical oceanic islands can have large impacts on reef ecosystems, even in the absence of rivers and streams.

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New model reveals adaptations of world’s most abundant ocean microbe

New model reveals adaptations of world’s most abundant ocean microbe

November 15, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researcher David Karl and Jens Nielsen from Chalmers University of Technology, developed a computer model to understand the survival of Prochlorococcus.

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New driver of aggressive brain cancer discovered by UH Cancer Center researchers

New driver of aggressive brain cancer discovered by UH Cancer Center researchers

November 14, 2016  |  8 Comments
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The discovery can help researchers create novel targeted therapies potentially reducing deaths from this devastating cancer.

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