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New study uses meteorites to date moon-forming impact

New study uses meteorites to date moon-forming impact

April 23, 2015  |  3 Comments
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“Dating the Moon-forming impact event with asteroidal meteorites” appears in the current issue of the journal Science.

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Extending climate predictability beyond El Nino

Extending climate predictability beyond El Nino

April 21, 2015  |  Comments
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Tropical Pacific climate variations and their global weather impacts may be predicted much further in advance than previously thought.

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UH Mānoa collaborates on tools for science communicators

UH Mānoa collaborates on tools for science communicators

April 2, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa and the Union of Concerned Scientists collaborated on a portfolio of communication guidelines, resources and tools to help scientists bridge the gap between their research and their communities.

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New data allows broad view of human influence on Pacific ecosystems

New data allows broad view of human influence on Pacific ecosystems

April 1, 2015  |  Comments
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Researcher studying extremely remote and uninhabited reefs in an effort to understand what coral reefs would be like in the absence of humans.

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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  |  13 Comments
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Hawaiʻi children part of nationwide study showing poverty’s profound impact.

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Hawaiʻi construction forecast: Construction building up

Hawaiʻi 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 Hawaiʻi

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

March 23, 2015  |  1 Comment
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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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