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Voice of the Sea series wins six Telly Awards

Voice of the Sea series wins six Telly Awards

October 17, 2014  |  1 Comment
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The UH Sea Grant Center project Voice of the Sea receives prestigious awards for excellence in programming.

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UH Sea Grant helps Kauai County prepare for climate change

UH Sea Grant helps Kauai County prepare for climate change

October 8, 2014  |  Comments
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A study produced by a UH Sea Grant team provides data, tools and recommendations to help prepare Kauaʻi County for climate change.

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Invasive algae, pollution cause lethal tumors on sea turtles

Invasive algae, pollution cause lethal tumors on sea turtles

October 7, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoa and NOAA scientists identify invasive algal blooms triggered by land-based pollution as probable cause of tumor growth in green sea turtles.

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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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Invasive lionfish likely safe to eat after all

Invasive lionfish likely safe to eat after all

August 1, 2014  |  Comments
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Scientists at the UH Manoa have learned that recent fears of invasive lionfish causing ciguatoxin poisoning may be unfounded.

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Waterproof tablet project earns international recognition for graduate student

Waterproof tablet project earns international recognition for graduate student

April 4, 2014  |  Comments
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A novel proposal by UH Mānoa zoology graduate student John Burns has earned him a coveted spot as a finalist in the Rolex Awards for Enterprise.

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Voice of the Sea television show launches in January

Voice of the Sea television show launches in January

January 3, 2014  |  Comments
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The half-hour show will profile local science and cultural celebrities

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Wave forecasts model developed for Guam and CNMI

Wave forecasts model developed for Guam and CNMI

September 20, 2013  |  Comments
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Islanders benefit from new high-resolution wave forecasts offered by the Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System.

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Sea-level rise drives shoreline retreat in Hawaii

Sea-level rise drives shoreline retreat in Hawaii

September 10, 2013  |  Comments
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A study done by UH Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology researchers find sea-level rise is a primary factor driving shoreline changes in Hawaiʻi.

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Large fishes in Hawaii consuming more plastic than expected

Large fishes in Hawaii consuming more plastic than expected

July 24, 2013  |  Comments
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Large, commercially harvested fish consume a surprising amount of debris, say UH Manoa scientists Anela Choy and Jeffrey Drazen.

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