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Wekiu bug research leads to new conservation tool

Wekiu bug research leads to new conservation tool

September 4, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoa’s Daniel Rubinoff and UH Hilo’s Jesse Eiben study rare native insects using methods originally developed to track and control agricultural pests.

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UH scientist maps supercluster of galaxies, names it Laniakea

UH scientist maps supercluster of galaxies, names it Laniakea

September 3, 2014  |  2 Comments
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UH Mānoa astronomer R. Brent Tully has led an international team of astronomers in defining the supercluster of galaxies containing our own Milky Way

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UH scientists selected for Mars 2020 rover teams

UH scientists selected for Mars 2020 rover teams

August 22, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa’s Sarah Fagents, Shiv Sharma and Anupam Misra will be on the instrument teams conducting investigations on the Red Planet.

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National bladder cancer clinical trial launched in Hawaii

National bladder cancer clinical trial launched in Hawaii

August 20, 2014  |  Comments
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Charles Rosser leads a UH Cancer Center and Queen’s partnership to research a new drug that could halt recurrence of one of the most prevalent cancers in the U.S.

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New report outlines the projected impact of climate change in Hawaii

New report outlines the projected impact of climate change in Hawaii

August 20, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A new UH Sea Grant report outlines the current state of climate science and projected impacts to Hawaii in a comprehensive, easy-to-read format

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Seafood substitutions can expose consumers to unexpectedly high mercury

Seafood substitutions can expose consumers to unexpectedly high mercury

August 18, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A study led by UH Mānoa’s Peter Marko discovers that seafood mislabeling can disguise geographic origin, one of the most important factors in mercury levels.

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Rapid warming of the Atlantic is source of recent Pacific climate trends

Rapid warming of the Atlantic is source of recent Pacific climate trends

August 5, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoa researchers discover that recent rapid Atlantic Ocean warming has affected climate in the Pacific.

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Laser wielding robot probes exoplanet systems

Laser wielding robot probes exoplanet systems

August 5, 2014  |  Comments
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An international team, including the Institute for Astronomy’s Christoph Baranec, is using the world’s first robotic laser adaptive optics system to explore thousands of exoplanet systems.

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Ocean expedition maps Loihi’s deepest reaches

Ocean expedition maps Loihi’s deepest reaches

August 4, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Manoa scientists and researchers lead underwater expedition to Lōʻihi, the youngest volcano in the Hawaiian island chain.

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Invasive lionfish likely safe to eat after all

Invasive lionfish likely safe to eat after all

August 1, 2014  |  Comments
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Scientists at the UH Manoa have learned that recent fears of invasive lionfish causing ciguatoxin poisoning may be unfounded.

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