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Researchers analyze deep origins of volcanic eruptions behavior

Researchers analyze deep origins of volcanic eruptions behavior

May 7, 2014  |  1 Comment
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To explain the variability in Kīlauea’s eruption styles, a team of researchers analyzed 25 eruptions that have taken place over the past 600 years.

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Hawaii EPSCoR’s important economic impact

Hawaii EPSCoR’s important economic impact

May 7, 2014  |  1 Comment
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The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is helping protect Hawaiʻi’s environment and secure the state’s economic future.

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UH partners on project to improve nuclear arms control technology

UH partners on project to improve nuclear arms control technology

May 6, 2014  |  Comments
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Milton Garces, of Hawaiʻi Institute for Geophysics and Planetology, will lead infrasound portion of program focused on improving the nation’s nuclear arms control technology.

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Researchers find corn yields more sensitive to drought, climate change

Researchers find corn yields more sensitive to drought, climate change

May 6, 2014  |  Comments
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The study, co-authored by UH Mānoa Associate Professor Michael Roberts, was published in May in the journal Science.

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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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