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Changes in ocean acidity increase reef erosion

Changes in ocean acidity increase reef erosion

December 2, 2014  |  Comments
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Scientists at UH Manoa’s Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology measure bioerosion of coral reefs in ongoing study.

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Disney conservation grant continues support of coral reef research

Disney conservation grant continues support of coral reef research

November 26, 2014  |  Comments
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The Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology was awarded $24,650 from the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund for coral reef research.

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Study reveals tiger shark movements around Maui and Oʻahu

Study reveals tiger shark movements around Maui and Oʻahu

November 26, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers track tiger shark movements in coastal waters around Maui and Oʻahu

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Scientists use Hawaiʻi observatories to study an exotic object

Scientists use Hawaiʻi observatories to study an exotic object

November 21, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Researchers study an unusual source of light in a galaxy some 90 million light-years away.

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UH engineer works with the city to extend the life of Oʻahu’s roads

UH engineer works with the city to extend the life of Oʻahu’s roads

November 17, 2014  |  Comments
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Mayor Caldwell teams with UH engineers and Hawaii Asphalt Paving Industry extend the life of Oahu’s roads/

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Ocean warming picks up speed, hits warmest temperatures ever recorded

Ocean warming picks up speed, hits warmest temperatures ever recorded

November 14, 2014  |  2 Comments
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UH Manoa climate scientist Axel Timmermann believes 14-year-long pause in sea surface temperatures has ended.

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Key building block of life may have come from deep space

Key building block of life may have come from deep space

November 14, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers provide compelling evidence that glycerol may have occured in space more than 4 billion years ago.

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UH research center adds renewable energy focus

UH research center adds renewable energy focus

November 13, 2014  |  Comments
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The U.S. Navy modified its contract with UH’s Applied Research Laboratory to add a new core technical competency in renewable energy.

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UH on the forefront of coral bleaching research

UH on the forefront of coral bleaching research

November 12, 2014  |  Comments
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After the worst coral bleaching event ever recorded in Hawaiʻi, the Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology researhers are diligently monitoring affected coral reefs in Kāneʻohe Bay.

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First observations of the surfaces of objects from the Oort Cloud

First observations of the surfaces of objects from the Oort Cloud

November 12, 2014  |  Comments
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Institute for Astronomy astronomers discovered two unusual objects in comet-like orbits that originate in the Oort cloud but with almost no activity.

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