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Every Kid Needs a Family, recommends KIDS COUNT policy report

Every Kid Needs a Family, recommends KIDS COUNT policy report

May 19, 2015  |  Comments
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KIDS COUNT policy report highlights the importance of family placements for young people in the child welfare system.

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Comet Wild 2: A window into the birth of the solar system?

Comet Wild 2: A window into the birth of the solar system?

May 13, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Led by Ryan Ogliore at the Hawaiʻi Institute of Geophysics and Planetology, a research team investigates the oxygen isotope and mineral composition of the comet dust returned from Wild 2.

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Share of $5 million grant to improve international research networks

Share of $5 million grant to improve international research networks

May 12, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa partners in $5 million National Science Foundation grant to improve international research networks.

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UH Mānoa recognized for excellence in cybersecurity research

UH Mānoa recognized for excellence in cybersecurity research

May 4, 2015  |  2 Comments
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The National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security designate UH Mānoa as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research.

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No easy feat: Observing a solar eclipse over the Arctic

No easy feat: Observing a solar eclipse over the Arctic

April 29, 2015  |  1 Comment
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The international Solar Wind Sherpas team braved Arctic weather to successfully observe the total solar eclipse of March 20 from Greenland.

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Saving endangered Native Hawaiian plants one seed at a time

Saving endangered Native Hawaiian plants one seed at a time

April 29, 2015  |  Comments
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The Seed Conservation Lab at UH Mānoa’s Lyon Arboretum collects, preserves, and propagates Native Hawaiian seeds for restoration efforts

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$4.6 million NSF grant supports education network connections in the Pacific

$4.6 million NSF grant supports education network connections in the Pacific

April 29, 2015  |  Comments
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NSF awards the UH $4.6 million to support research and education network connections in the Pacific.

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Robotically discovering Earth’s nearest neighbors

Robotically discovering Earth’s nearest neighbors

April 28, 2015  |  13 Comments
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Team of astronomers recently discovered a planetary system orbiting a nearby star only 54 light-years away.

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Dive discovers missing aircraft hangar of sunken WWII-era Japanese submarine

Dive discovers missing aircraft hangar of sunken WWII-era Japanese submarine

April 28, 2015  |  5 Comments
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Joint survey by UH, NOAA and NHK featured in May 6 documentary film

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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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