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Students create Star Wars simulation on world’s best hybrid visualization system

Students create Star Wars simulation on world’s best hybrid visualization system

May 25, 2017  |  Comments
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Users battle with lightsabers or dogfight through a universe filled with starfighters, TIE fighters and an armada of star destroyers.

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UH students win top prizes at UH-AT&T Hackathon

UH students win top prizes at UH-AT&T Hackathon

March 17, 2017  |  Comments
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Competitors created web, Android or iOS apps from conception to implementation during the 24-hour hackathon.

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Mission V crew enters HI-SEAS Mars simulation habitat on Mauna Loa

Mission V crew enters HI-SEAS Mars simulation habitat on Mauna Loa

January 19, 2017  |  3 Comments
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Six astronaut-like crewmembers entered a geodesic dome located 8,200 feet above sea level on Mauna Loa, which will serve as their home for the next eight months.

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HI-SEAS Mission V crew preparing to enter Mars simulation habitat

HI-SEAS Mission V crew preparing to enter Mars simulation habitat

January 9, 2017  |  6 Comments
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The crew has been selected, and research studies confirmed for the 2017 mission of the Hawaiʻi Space Exploration Analog and Simulation.

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UH faculty featured in President’s speaker series at Maui and Hawaiʻi

UH faculty featured in President’s speaker series at Maui and Hawaiʻi

January 5, 2017  |  Comments
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Chip Fletcher, Randy Holcombe, Ruth Gates, Puakea Nogelmeier and Kim Binsted discusses the exciting research and happenings at UH.

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Who built the world’s best hybrid 3D visualization system? UH students!

Who built the world’s best hybrid 3D visualization system? UH students!

November 26, 2016  |  Comments
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From the physical nuts and bolts to the development software, UH Mānoa students build and launch the worldʻs best CyberCANOE.

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World’s best hybrid visualization system up and running at UH Mānoa

World’s best hybrid visualization system up and running at UH Mānoa

November 26, 2016  |  Comments
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The Destiny-class CyberCANOE enables visualization, analysis, navigation and observation of big data in an immersive 3D environment.

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UH Mānoa Professor Casanova receives $499,000 NSF grant

UH Mānoa Professor Casanova receives $499,000 NSF grant

September 28, 2016  |  Comments
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Henri Casanova awarded a National Science Foundation grant for WRENCH: A Stimulation Workbench for Scientific Workflow for Users, Developers and Researchers.

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UH Mānoa professor recognized for unconventional career path

UH Mānoa professor recognized for unconventional career path

September 20, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Scott Robertson is highlighted for his unconventional career in behavioral science.

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Lessons learned from a year on simulated Mars

Lessons learned from a year on simulated Mars

September 7, 2016  |  1 Comment
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After their year in isolation, crewmembers also have practical advise for future Hawaiʻi Space Exploration Analog and Simulation “lavanauts.”

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