Tag: marine science

Protecting diversity on coral reefs: DNA may hold the key

Protecting diversity on coral reefs: DNA may hold the key

April 27, 2016  |  Comments
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Researchers find that large areas of intact coral reef, not disturbed by humans or climate change, harbor the greatest amount of genetic diversity

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Heat trumps cold in the treatment of jellyfish stings

Heat trumps cold in the treatment of jellyfish stings

April 14, 2016  |  3 Comments
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A recent study by researchers at UH Mānoa may finally put to rest the ongoing debate about whether to use cold or heat to treat jellyfish stings.

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School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology receives new marine facility

School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology receives new marine facility

March 30, 2016  |  Comments
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Newly renovated Pier 35 facility will house the UH Marine Center currently at Pier 45.

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How bacteria induce settling and transformation of marine larvae investigated

How bacteria induce settling and transformation of marine larvae investigated

January 26, 2016  |  Comments
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An $870,000 grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation will help UH researchers study the settling of larvae of marine invertebrate animals.

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New experiments determine effective treatments for box jelly stings

New experiments determine effective treatments for box jelly stings

January 19, 2016  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa researchers developed an array of highly innovative experiments to allow scientists to safely test first-aid measures used for box jellyfish stings.

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Rapidly acidifying waters pose major threat for Southern Ocean ecosystem

Rapidly acidifying waters pose major threat for Southern Ocean ecosystem

November 2, 2015  |  1 Comment
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New study finds that increased human-induced carbon dioxide will make survival difficult for some organisms

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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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New aquatic science curriculum now online

New aquatic science curriculum now online

September 15, 2015  |  Comments
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Developed by UH Mānoa, Exploring Our Fluid Earth curriculum uses aquatic sciences as platform for education.

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UH Manoa scientists explore the frontiers of coral reef management

UH Manoa scientists explore the frontiers of coral reef management

August 12, 2015  |  2 Comments
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New study builds on ways to identify stressors affecting reef health and possible approaches to reef management and conservation.

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Explore ocean depths with live feed from expedition

Explore ocean depths with live feed from expedition

August 12, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Virtually explore deep waters of marine protected areas in the central Pacific Ocean with NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer

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