Tag: oceanography

Plankton network linked to ocean’s biological carbon pump revealed

Plankton network linked to ocean’s biological carbon pump revealed

February 24, 2016  |  Comments
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The research highlights the important role played by plankton in the climate system.

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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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Ocean Station ALOHA  designated a Milestones in Microbiology site

Ocean Station ALOHA designated a Milestones in Microbiology site

October 7, 2015  |  Comments
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Ocean Station ALOHA has been designated a Milestones in Microbiology site by the American Society for Microbiology.

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UH researchers reach North Pole aboard U.S. icebreaker Healy

UH researchers reach North Pole aboard U.S. icebreaker Healy

September 11, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Chris Measures and Mariko Hatta part of firts U.S. Coast Guard team to reach the North Pole unaccompanied.

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David Karl wins $770,000 Balzan Prize in oceanography

David Karl wins $770,000 Balzan Prize in oceanography

September 8, 2015  |  Comments
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David Karl was awarded the 2015 Balzan Prize in recognition of his lifetime of impactful research in the field of microbial oceanography.

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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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Ruth Gates’ research to reverse rapid coral reef decline supported by Paul G. Allen

Ruth Gates’ research to reverse rapid coral reef decline supported by Paul G. Allen

August 4, 2015  |  3 Comments
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Ruth D. Gates’ research project to stabilize and restore coral reefs receives funding from Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc.

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New tool forecasts high sea levels and potential flooding on Kwajalein Atoll

New tool forecasts high sea levels and potential flooding on Kwajalein Atoll

July 15, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System tool gives hourly updates of potential high sea levels and wave inundation for Kwajalein Atoll.

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Protecting the deep sea: a call for balancing mining and ecosystem sustainability

Protecting the deep sea: a call for balancing mining and ecosystem sustainability

July 9, 2015  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa scientist Craig Smith proposes a strategy for deep-sea resource management and protection.

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Nine UH Mānoa students are named ARCS Scholars

Nine UH Mānoa students are named ARCS Scholars

July 6, 2015  |  1 Comment
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Doctoral students recognized for excellence in research with unrestricted grants up to $6,000 each.

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