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New wave buoy off Pearl Harbor to measure ocean conditions

New wave buoy off Pearl Harbor to measure ocean conditions

June 9, 2017  |  Comments
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Currents data, along with wave information, will help to enhance marine safety, navigation and harbor operations on Oʻahu’s south shore.

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Shine bright like a diamond: Team obtains best-ever infrared maps of super-luminous galaxies

Shine bright like a diamond: Team obtains best-ever infrared maps of super-luminous galaxies

June 6, 2017  |  Comments
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Jason Chu and David Sanders use far-infrared images to explore what galaxy collisions on a grand scale look like.

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New evidence reveals source of 1586 Sanriku, Japan tsunami

New evidence reveals source of 1586 Sanriku, Japan tsunami

June 5, 2017  |  Comments
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Coral fragments from Kauaʻi suggest a mega-earthquake from the Aleutian Islands caused the tsunami.

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Kaunānā e-magazine showcases UH Mānoa research

Kaunānā e-magazine showcases UH Mānoa research

June 5, 2017  |  Comments
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The magazine covers space, ocean and earth sciences, humanities, tropical agriculture, social sciences, health sciences and more.

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Separating true stars from wannabes

Separating true stars from wannabes

June 5, 2017  |  Comments
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Institute for Astronomy researchers discover the dividing line of mass that separates stars from brown dwarfs.

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New evidence of frost on moon’s surface

New evidence of frost on moon’s surface

June 1, 2017  |  1 Comment
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Using data from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, scientists have identified bright areas near the moon’s south pole that are cold enough to have frost present.

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Reef fish sustainability off West Hawaiʻi Island

Reef fish sustainability off West Hawaiʻi Island

May 31, 2017  |  Comments
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Jennifer Wong-Ala, an environmental science graduate, conducted research to determine how biological and physical factors affect the number of fish surviving.

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UH at the forefront of king tides and sea-level rise research

UH at the forefront of king tides and sea-level rise research

May 26, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The public has the opportunity to get involved documenting high water levels and related impacts through the King Tides “citizen science” project.

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Mysteries of the Universe to be answered by Belle II experiment

Mysteries of the Universe to be answered by Belle II experiment

May 26, 2017  |  1 Comment
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Belle II detector was “rolled-in” to the collision point of the SuperKEKB particle accelerator.

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UH scientists researching pueo in citizen science project

UH scientists researching pueo in citizen science project

May 23, 2017  |  2 Comments
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The Pueo Project encourages citizen scientists to report sightings, participate in organized surveys, and use photography to document behaviors.

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