Tag: geology

Geology professor has studied Kīlauea volcano for 40 years

Geology professor has studied Kīlauea volcano for 40 years

August 24, 2016  |  Comments
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Michael Garcia, a UH Mānoa geology professor, was featured on PBS NewsHour for his research on Kīlauea.

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New analysis reveals large-scale motion around San Andreas Fault System

New analysis reveals large-scale motion around San Andreas Fault System

June 20, 2016  |  9 Comments
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SOEST researchers discover nearly 125 mile-wide “lobes” of uplift and subsidence straddling the fault system.

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Explore world’s deepest ocean trench with live feed from expedition

Explore world’s deepest ocean trench with live feed from expedition

June 16, 2016  |  Comments
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Virtual explorers can join the Okeanos Explorer as it explores the deepest oceanic trench on the planet, the Marianas Trench.

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Geology graduates investigate Fukushima-derived radioactivity in Hawaiʻi

Geology graduates investigate Fukushima-derived radioactivity in Hawaiʻi

June 3, 2016  |  6 Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Hannah Azouz and Trista McKenzie advance knowledge on radioactivity in soil and locally-caught fish.

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UH Mānoa  receives $1.2 million to study restless volcanoes

UH Mānoa receives $1.2 million to study restless volcanoes

September 1, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa to receive funding from National Science Foundation to study volcanic crises in Hawaiʻi and California.

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Two UH Hilo students take a trip around the world

Two UH Hilo students take a trip around the world

June 23, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Hilo students Kaiulani Kamau and Raelyn Eckert experience the world through Semester at Sea program.

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In Memoriam: Lunar scientist Bernard Ray Hawke remembered

In Memoriam: Lunar scientist Bernard Ray Hawke remembered

February 2, 2015  |  Comments
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The UH community is saddened by the passing of Bernard “Ray” Hawke of the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology.

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Puna lava flow hazards explained by UH Hilo professor

Puna lava flow hazards explained by UH Hilo professor

October 28, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Hilo Professor Ken Hon explains the hazards Puna Hawaiʻi residents will face as lava flows through the Puna community.

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Steven Stanley recognized for research in paleontology

Steven Stanley recognized for research in paleontology

July 19, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Professor Steven M. Stanley is the recipient of the 2013 Geological Society of America Penrose Medal.

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Lava field is backyard laboratory for Hilo students

Lava field is backyard laboratory for Hilo students

February 5, 2013  |  Comments
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The lava fields on the Big Island are also classrooms for geology and volcanology students at UH Hilo.

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