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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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Researchers tag more tiger sharks to track online

Researchers tag more tiger sharks to track online

February 5, 2014  |  Comments
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Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology completes second phase of a project to observe sharks around the island of Maui.

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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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Research team tags tiger sharks off Maui

Research team tags tiger sharks off Maui

November 19, 2013  |  Comments
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Hawaiʻi Institute of Marine Biology researchers Carl Meyer and Kim Holland catches, tags and releases 15 tiger sharks off Maui for shark tracking project.

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Wave buoy off Kauai will impact surf forecasts and maritime transit

Wave buoy off Kauai will impact surf forecasts and maritime transit

October 11, 2013  |  Comments
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Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System deploys buoy off the north shore of Kauaʻi to better inform weather forecasts and enable safer marine transportation.

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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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