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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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The ocean’s most abundant organisms have clear daily cycles

The ocean’s most abundant organisms have clear daily cycles

July 10, 2014  |  Comments
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Scientists discover that communities of ocean microbes have their own daily cycles, results published in Science.

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New tools forecast potential sea level flooding events

New tools forecast potential sea level flooding events

July 9, 2014  |  Comments
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A team of physical oceanographers working with the Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System has developed new tools to forecast potential inundation events.

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Whales revealed as marine ecosystem engineers

Whales revealed as marine ecosystem engineers

July 7, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A recent study published in Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment reevaluates the role whales play in marine ecosystems.

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New websites provide data on Hawaii’s climate

New websites provide data on Hawaii’s climate

July 1, 2014  |  Comments
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The new water resource management website on evapotranspiration paired with the Rainfall Atlas of Hawaiʻi provide critical information on the state’s average climate and water processes.

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Chaos theory study published in Nature

Chaos theory study published in Nature

June 26, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Hilo’s Philippe Binder and Robert M. Pipes published “How chaos forgets and remembers” in the June 19, 2014 issue of Nature.

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