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Scientists chart seafloor of one of Earth’s largest marine protected areas

Scientists chart seafloor of one of Earth’s largest marine protected areas

April 23, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa scientist charts seafloor of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument—the largest protected area in the U.S.

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Scientific mission will explore one of the deepest ocean trenches

Scientific mission will explore one of the deepest ocean trenches

April 21, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Jeffrey Drazen joins international team of researchers on expedition into the Kermadec Trench.

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App to track papaya ringspot virus created

App to track papaya ringspot virus created

April 16, 2014  |  2 Comments
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CTAHR scientists create app that distinguishes genetically engineered from natural papaya and tracks the ringspot virus.

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Cities support more native biodiversity than previously thought

Cities support more native biodiversity than previously thought

April 10, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa professor contributes to new study that shows surprisingly high numbers of plant and animal species in urban environments.

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UH Manoa investigates effects of munitions disposed near Pearl Harbor

UH Manoa investigates effects of munitions disposed near Pearl Harbor

April 3, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Army-funded research effort near Pearl Harbor uses SOEST technology to investigate sea-disposed military munitions.

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Moth lineage provides a key to species diversification

Moth lineage provides a key to species diversification

April 2, 2014  |  1 Comment
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CTAHR entomologists discover that the moth genus, Hyposmocoma, holds insights into Hawaiʻi’s vanished ecosystems.

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Crew cohesion focus of second Mars simulation mission

Crew cohesion focus of second Mars simulation mission

March 31, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa’s Hawaiʻi Space Exploration Analog and Simulation project researches how teams of astronauts will perform during long-duration space exploration.

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National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

National Science Foundation renews UH Hilo’s $5 million CREST grant

March 28, 2014  |  Comments
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Hilo’s Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science Program has been awarded a second $5 million grant for interdisciplinary study of climate change.

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Exoplanet paper wins National Academy of Sciences prize

Exoplanet paper wins National Academy of Sciences prize

March 19, 2014  |  Comments
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The prevalence of Earth-size planets orbiting Sun-like stars was judged top physical and mathematical sciences paper published in National Academy of Sciences journal.

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UH partners on $5.3 million cyberinfrastructure award

UH partners on $5.3 million cyberinfrastructure award

March 6, 2014  |  2 Comments
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UH is one of the founding partners of a new initiative to broaden the research and education impacts of advanced computing resources at campuses across the country.

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