Tag: Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology

Coral reef resiliency research draws high-profile investments

Coral reef resiliency research draws high-profile investments

November 5, 2015  |  4 Comments
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UH Mānoa coral expert Ruth Gates and her team race against time to breed corals that can withstand future ocean conditions.

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Marine biologist Carl Meyer shares insights on recent tiger shark bites

Marine biologist Carl Meyer shares insights on recent tiger shark bites

October 19, 2015  |  2 Comments
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With the recent shark attacks occurring around Hawaiʻi, UH marine biologist Carl Meyer shares some interesting shark facts.

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UH Mānoa undergraduate students make discoveries in Hawaiʻi

UH Mānoa undergraduate students make discoveries in Hawaiʻi

October 13, 2015  |  Comments
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Research by two recent UH Mānoa graduates sheds new light on Hawaiʻi’s past and current natural environment.

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Parental experience may help coral offspring survive climate change

Parental experience may help coral offspring survive climate change

August 6, 2015  |  4 Comments
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Preconditioning adult corals to increased temperature and ocean acidification resulted in offspring that may be better able to handle those future environmental stressors.

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Ruth Gates’ research to reverse rapid coral reef decline supported by Paul G. Allen

Ruth Gates’ research to reverse rapid coral reef decline supported by Paul G. Allen

August 4, 2015  |  3 Comments
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Ruth D. Gates’ research project to stabilize and restore coral reefs receives funding from Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc.

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Timing is critical for the success of some spawning fish

Timing is critical for the success of some spawning fish

July 1, 2015  |  1 Comment
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New research from the Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology suggest timing of spawning predicts survival of reef fish.

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Hōkūleʻa crew and UH researchers explore Great Barrier Reef

Hōkūleʻa crew and UH researchers explore Great Barrier Reef

June 23, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Three key University of Hawaiʻi staff contributed to Hawaiian voyaging canoe Hōkūleʻa’s exploration and research at Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

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Advances in animal tracking redefine how we discover and manage ocean life

Advances in animal tracking redefine how we discover and manage ocean life

June 23, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Electronic tagging of aquatic animals has had a huge impact on recent marine discoveries, according to new paper co-authored by UH Mānoa researcher

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Deep sea sharks are buoyant

Deep sea sharks are buoyant

June 19, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Scientists from UH Mānoa and University of Tokyo revealed that two species of deep-sea sharks, sixgill and prickly sharks, are positively buoyant

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Plants may run out of time to grow under ongoing climate change

Plants may run out of time to grow under ongoing climate change

June 10, 2015  |  Comments
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UH research investigates effects of climate change on plant growth

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