Tag: oceanography

Oceanic microbes behave in synchrony across ocean basins

Oceanic microbes behave in synchrony across ocean basins

March 13, 2015  |  2 Comments
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Researchers found that microbial communities in different regions of the Pacific Ocean displayed strikingly similar daily rhythms in their metabolism despite inhabiting extremely different habitats.

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Lake Tahoe research provides new insights on global change

Lake Tahoe research provides new insights on global change

March 12, 2015  |  Comments
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A study on how natural and man-made sources of nitrogen are recycled through the Lake Tahoe ecosystem provides new information on how global change may affect the iconic blue lake.

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Ocean users asked to keep distance from Hilo Bay wave buoy

Ocean users asked to keep distance from Hilo Bay wave buoy

March 10, 2015  |  Comments
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The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System asks ocean users to carefully navigate around the wave buoy.

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UH Hilo researchers present findings on the impact of Tropical Storm Iselle

UH Hilo researchers present findings on the impact of Tropical Storm Iselle

February 11, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Hilo researchers present research on the impact of Tropical Storm Iselle on Hawaiʻi island

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New species discovered beneath ocean crust

New species discovered beneath ocean crust

February 4, 2015  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa researchers discover new microbes that may play an important role in the global carbon cycle.

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Oceanography professor recognized with early career award

Oceanography professor recognized with early career award

January 28, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa oceanography professor Matthew Church awarded the Yentsch-Schindler Early Career Award for research contributions

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Microbial oceanography multimedia project gets macro exposure

Microbial oceanography multimedia project gets macro exposure

January 8, 2015  |  Comments
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A video produced by UH Manoa’s Hawaiʻi Ocean Time-series program selected as a top 10 finalist in the Ocean 180 Video Challenge.

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New species and surprising findings in the Mariana Trench

New species and surprising findings in the Mariana Trench

January 5, 2015  |  2 Comments
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SOEST scientists Jeff Drazen and Patty Fryer lead an in-depth expedition of the Mariana Trench.

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Human activity impacts ocean’s nitrogen cycle

Human activity impacts ocean’s nitrogen cycle

December 2, 2014  |  Comments
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Study co-authored by UH Mānoa Professor David Karl examines increasing oceanic nitrate concentrations.

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Changes in ocean acidity increase reef erosion

Changes in ocean acidity increase reef erosion

December 2, 2014  |  Comments
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Scientists at UH Manoa’s Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology measure bioerosion of coral reefs in ongoing study.

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