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Critical regions of the brain are smaller in children from poor families

Critical regions of the brain are smaller in children from poor families

March 30, 2015  |  8 Comments
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Hawaiʻi children part of nationwide study showing poverty’s profound impact.

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Hawaii construction forecast: Construction building up

Hawaii construction forecast: Construction building up

March 27, 2015  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi Economic Research Organization (UHERO) released its construction forecast for the state.

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New research predicts a doubling of coastal erosion by mid-century in Hawaii

New research predicts a doubling of coastal erosion by mid-century in Hawaii

March 23, 2015  |  Comments
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New research from scientists at UH Mānoa brings into clearer focus just how dramatically Hawaiʻi beaches might change as sea level rises in the future.

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UH accelerator announces finalists for second cohort

UH accelerator announces finalists for second cohort

March 16, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Ten teams are finalists for the second cohort of the XLR8UH proof of concept center.

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Oceanic microbes behave in synchrony across ocean basins

Oceanic microbes behave in synchrony across ocean basins

March 13, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Researchers found that microbial communities in different regions of the Pacific Ocean displayed strikingly similar daily rhythms in their metabolism despite inhabiting extremely different habitats.

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Lake Tahoe research provides new insights on global change

Lake Tahoe research provides new insights on global change

March 12, 2015  |  Comments
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A study on how natural and man-made sources of nitrogen are recycled through the Lake Tahoe ecosystem provides new information on how global change may affect the iconic blue lake.

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Fastest star in Milky Way propelled by a thermonuclear supernova

Fastest star in Milky Way propelled by a thermonuclear supernova

March 9, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Institute for Astronomy’s Eugene Magnier part of international team of astronomers to find a star that breaks the galactic speed record.

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UH Hilo collaborates on statewide agricultural survey

UH Hilo collaborates on statewide agricultural survey

March 9, 2015  |  Comments
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Statewide agricultural survey to provide a digital depiction of the 2015 agricultural footprint of the state.

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Second known case of a planet in a quadruple star system discovered

Second known case of a planet in a quadruple star system discovered

March 5, 2015  |  Comments
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This discovery was made using UH Mānoa Institute for Astronomy’s Robo-AO adaptive optics system.

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Hawaiʻi groundwater and geothermal data compiled for first time

Hawaiʻi groundwater and geothermal data compiled for first time

March 2, 2015  |  Comments
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The Hawaiʻi Institute for Geophysics and Planetology launches online resources consolidating existing information and new data related groundwater and geothermal resources.

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