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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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Sea Grant receives prestigious hurricane preparedness award

Sea Grant receives prestigious hurricane preparedness award

May 30, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Sea Grant College Program awarded the 2013 Dr. Arthur Chiu Award for Excellence in Hurricane Preparedness by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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Maui school wins Hawaii Ocean Sciences Bowl

Maui school wins Hawaii Ocean Sciences Bowl

March 1, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology hosted the 11th annual Aloha Bowl.

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Scholarships awarded for ocean leadership practicum

Scholarships awarded for ocean leadership practicum

February 19, 2013  |  Comments
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Four UH Mānoa Pacific Biosciences Research Center students awarded scholarships to attend the Ocean Leadership Practicum held in California.

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