Subscribe via RSS Feed Research

Scientists use Hawaiʻi observatories to study an exotic object

Scientists use Hawaiʻi observatories to study an exotic object

November 21, 2014  |  1 Comment
Print Friendly

Researchers study an unusual source of light in a galaxy some 90 million light-years away.

More
UH engineer works with the city to extend the life of Oʻahu’s roads

UH engineer works with the city to extend the life of Oʻahu’s roads

November 17, 2014  |  Comments
Print Friendly

Mayor Caldwell teams with UH engineers and Hawaii Asphalt Paving Industry extend the life of Oahu’s roads/

More
Ocean warming picks up speed, hits warmest temperatures ever recorded

Ocean warming picks up speed, hits warmest temperatures ever recorded

November 14, 2014  |  2 Comments
Print Friendly

UH Manoa climate scientist Axel Timmermann believes 14-year-long pause in sea surface temperatures has ended.

More
Key building block of life may have come from deep space

Key building block of life may have come from deep space

November 14, 2014  |  Comments
Print Friendly

UH Mānoa researchers provide compelling evidence that glycerol may have occured in space more than 4 billion years ago.

More
UH research center adds renewable energy focus

UH research center adds renewable energy focus

November 13, 2014  |  Comments
Print Friendly

The U.S. Navy modified its contract with UH’s Applied Research Laboratory to add a new core technical competency in renewable energy.

More
UH on the forefront of coral bleaching research

UH on the forefront of coral bleaching research

November 12, 2014  |  Comments
Print Friendly

After the worst coral bleaching event ever recorded in Hawaiʻi, the Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology researhers are diligently monitoring affected coral reefs in Kāneʻohe Bay.

More
First observations of the surfaces of objects from the Oort Cloud

First observations of the surfaces of objects from the Oort Cloud

November 12, 2014  |  Comments
Print Friendly

Institute for Astronomy astronomers discovered two unusual objects in comet-like orbits that originate in the Oort cloud but with almost no activity.

More
Restoration research on critically endangered Hawaiian forest bird published

Restoration research on critically endangered Hawaiian forest bird published

November 5, 2014  |  1 Comment
Print Friendly

The U.S. Geological Survey and UH Hilo publish a report on the palila, a critically endangered Hawaiian forest bird found only on the upper slopes of Maunakea.

More
PacIOOS wave buoys serving communities across the Pacific

PacIOOS wave buoys serving communities across the Pacific

November 3, 2014  |  Comments
Print Friendly

The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System deployed a new wave buoy in the waters off Aunuʻu, American Sāmoa.

More
UH assumes ownership of United Kingdom Infrared telescope

UH assumes ownership of United Kingdom Infrared telescope

October 31, 2014  |  Comments
Print Friendly

UH will assume ownership of the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope on Maunakea.

More