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PacIOOS wave buoys serving communities across the Pacific

PacIOOS wave buoys serving communities across the Pacific

November 3, 2014  |  Comments
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The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System deployed a new wave buoy in the waters off Aunuʻu, American Sāmoa.

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Effects of military munitions continue to be investigated

Effects of military munitions continue to be investigated

October 24, 2014  |  Comments
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The School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology continues to investigate the effects of sea disposed military munitions on the ocean environment.

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UH helps prepare nation and world for disaster recovery

UH helps prepare nation and world for disaster recovery

October 2, 2014  |  Comments
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National Disaster Preparedness Training Center researchers and scientists are on the forefront of natural disaster training and assistance.

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From dandruff to deep sea vents, an ecologically hyper-diverse fungus

From dandruff to deep sea vents, an ecologically hyper-diverse fungus

August 22, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Skin fungus linked to dandruff and other skin maladies has now been tracked to even further global reaches, according to UH Manoa scientist Anthony Amend

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Rapid warming of the Atlantic is source of recent Pacific climate trends

Rapid warming of the Atlantic is source of recent Pacific climate trends

August 5, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoa researchers discover that recent rapid Atlantic Ocean warming has affected climate in the Pacific.

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Ocean expedition maps Loihi’s deepest reaches

Ocean expedition maps Loihi’s deepest reaches

August 4, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Manoa scientists and researchers lead underwater expedition to Lōʻihi, the youngest volcano in the Hawaiian island chain.

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Kilauea exerted an influence on Tropical Storm Flossie

Kilauea exerted an influence on Tropical Storm Flossie

July 29, 2014  |  Comments
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A recent study done by UH Manoa atmospheric scientists revealed that although they are microscopic, gasses and particles from Kilauea volcano exerted an influence on Tropical Storm Flossie

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Wave buoy in Majuro helps keep islanders safe

Wave buoy in Majuro helps keep islanders safe

July 10, 2014  |  Comments
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PacIOOS collaborated with partners to deploy a new Datawell Directional Waverider buoy named Kalo about one mile off the eastern shore of Majuro.

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The ocean’s most abundant organisms have clear daily cycles

The ocean’s most abundant organisms have clear daily cycles

July 10, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Scientists discover that communities of ocean microbes have their own daily cycles, results published in Science.

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New tools forecast potential sea level flooding events

New tools forecast potential sea level flooding events

July 9, 2014  |  Comments
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A team of physical oceanographers working with the Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System has developed new tools to forecast potential inundation events.

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