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Mock Mars mission tests crew cohesion

Mock Mars mission tests crew cohesion

July 29, 2014  |  Comments
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Crew members emerge from four-month-long Hawaiʻi Space Exploration Analog and Simulation mission on Mauna Loa.

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Continued reduction in diabetes development shown in 16-year study

Continued reduction in diabetes development shown in 16-year study

July 29, 2014  |  Comments
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Increasing physical activity has prevented or delayed the development of Type 2 diabetes according to a national diabetes study.

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Kilauea exerted an influence on Tropical Storm Flossie

Kilauea exerted an influence on Tropical Storm Flossie

July 29, 2014  |  Comments
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A recent study done by UH Manoa atmospheric scientists revealed that although they are microscopic, gasses and particles from Kilauea volcano exerted an influence on Tropical Storm Flossie

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Record precision achieved in mass map of galaxy cluster

Record precision achieved in mass map of galaxy cluster

July 25, 2014  |  Comments
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An international team of astronomers, including the Institute for Astronomy’s Harald Ebeling, has mapped the mass within a galaxy cluster more precisely than ever before.

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2014 KIDS COUNT finds some gains for Hawaii’s children

2014 KIDS COUNT finds some gains for Hawaii’s children

July 22, 2014  |  2 Comments
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The 25th edition of the KIDS COUNT Data Book finds some gains in economic well-being and education of Hawaiʻi’s children, but concerns remain.

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Navy expands investment at wave energy test site

Navy expands investment at wave energy test site

July 21, 2014  |  Comments
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The Applied Research Laboratory at UH and Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute receives $9m for testing and research of wave energy conversion devices.

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UH receives major contract for solar telescope instrument

UH receives major contract for solar telescope instrument

July 21, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Institute for Astronomy awarded major contract to build new instrument to measure solar magnetism.

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Archaeological excavation uncovers ancient Egyptian city

Archaeological excavation uncovers ancient Egyptian city

July 15, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoaās Robert Littman and Jay Silverstein directed archaeological activities in the Timai El Amdid, Egypt earlier this summer.

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Silhouettes of early galaxies reveal few seeds for new stars

Silhouettes of early galaxies reveal few seeds for new stars

July 15, 2014  |  Comments
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An international team of astronomers, including Regina Jorgenson of the Institute of Astronomy at the UH Manoa, discover a lack of hydrogen molecules in young galaxies

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Wave buoy in Majuro helps keep islanders safe

Wave buoy in Majuro helps keep islanders safe

July 10, 2014  |  Comments
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PacIOOS collaborated with partners to deploy a new Datawell Directional Waverider buoy named Kalo about one mile off the eastern shore of Majuro.

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