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Evidence for both mixing and layering of Earth’s interior clarifies long-standing debate

Evidence for both mixing and layering of Earth’s interior clarifies long-standing debate

December 10, 2015  |  Comments
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A new study suggests that mixing due to mantle flow occurs on a global scale, but discrete layers where material with similar composition has aggregated are maintained.

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Undergrad helps discover new bacterium on way to marine biology degree

Undergrad helps discover new bacterium on way to marine biology degree

December 8, 2015  |  Comments
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Vanessa K. Zepeda was instrumental in the discovery of a spiral-shaped bacterium that is the only known representative of a new genus and species.

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Agriculture study shows need for more sustainable agriculture research funding

Agriculture study shows need for more sustainable agriculture research funding

December 4, 2015  |  Comments
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New study highlights the need for increased funding for ecological agriculture research.

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Bioenergy on Hawaii Island has great potential, says Hilo professor

Bioenergy on Hawaii Island has great potential, says Hilo professor

December 2, 2015  |  Comments
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Applied engineering professor Shihwu Sung sees great potential for cattle waste based biorefineries as a sustainable energy source.

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UH Cancer Center clinical trial could lead to new bladder cancer drug

UH Cancer Center clinical trial could lead to new bladder cancer drug

November 23, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Bladder cancer drug tested in UH Cancer Center clinical trial gets closer to Food and Drug Administration approval.

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Bioacoustics lab helping revolutionize the field of ecology

Bioacoustics lab helping revolutionize the field of ecology

November 16, 2015  |  Comments
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New algorithm developed by UH Hilo researcher to identify bird songs boasts efficiency and limitless potential for science.

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New light shed on the origins of Earth’s water

New light shed on the origins of Earth’s water

November 16, 2015  |  3 Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers find evidence that Earth’s water was a part of the planet from the beginning.

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Creating renewable gasoline

Creating renewable gasoline

November 12, 2015  |  Comments
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Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute researchers investigating creating gasoline and biodiesel from readily available microbial organisms.

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La Nina is not helping Hawaiʻi’s rainfall and groundwater

La Nina is not helping Hawaiʻi’s rainfall and groundwater

November 12, 2015  |  Comments
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New research determined that the relationship between La Niña and rainfall in Hawaiʻi has changed and recent La Niña years have brought less-than-normal rainfall.

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UH accelerator announces finalists for third cohort

UH accelerator announces finalists for third cohort

November 12, 2015  |  Comments
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Seven teams have been selected as finalists for the third cohort of UHᰱ XLR8UH proof of concept center/venture accelerator.

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