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The leaf doctor is in

The leaf doctor is in

May 14, 2014  |  Comments
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College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources plant pathologist Scot Nelson creates Leaf Doctor, a new plant disease assessment app.

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Researchers find unconscious racism in death-penalty juries

Researchers find unconscious racism in death-penalty juries

May 14, 2014  |  3 Comments
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Law Professor Justin D. Levinson is the lead author of a study indicating that, on an unconscious level, Americans seem to value the worth of white lives over black lives.

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Short men may live longer according to a recent study

Short men may live longer according to a recent study

May 12, 2014  |  3 Comments
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Researchers at UH Mānoa, Kuakini Medical Center the U.S. Veterans Affairs report that short height and long life have a direct connection in Japanese men.

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Novel UH therapies for treating heart failure being developed

Novel UH therapies for treating heart failure being developed

May 12, 2014  |  Comments
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Makai Biotechnology is licensing technology developed by UH’s Alexander Stokes to develop new cardiovascular drugs aimed at treating and preventing heart failure.

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Partnership demonstrates fuel cells for helium recovery at NASA

Partnership demonstrates fuel cells for helium recovery at NASA

May 7, 2014  |  Comments
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Development and initial testing conducted at UH Mānoa Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute’ss Hi-SERF facility.

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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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