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Antarctic ice-sheet less stable than previously assumed

Antarctic ice-sheet less stable than previously assumed

May 30, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A Nature article points to an unstable Antarctic ice sheet that can abruptly reorganize Southern Hemisphere climate and cause rapid global sea level rise.

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Water in Moon rocks provides clues and questions

Water in Moon rocks provides clues and questions

May 28, 2014  |  Comments
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A study in Nature Geoscience sheds new light—and raises new questions—about lunar history and the presence of water on the Moon.

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Precursor volcano to the island of Oahu discovered

Precursor volcano to the island of Oahu discovered

May 16, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Researchers, including UH Mānoa’s John Sinton discovered that Oʻahu consists of three major Hawaiian shield volcanoes, not two.

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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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