Tag: School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology

Massive debris pile reveals risk of huge tsunamis in Hawaii

Massive debris pile reveals risk of huge tsunamis in Hawaii

October 28, 2014  |  Comments
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According to UH Mānoa scientist Rhett Butler, unearthed marine debris provides evidence of massive tsunami in Hawaiʻi’s past.

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Effects of military munitions continue to be investigated

Effects of military munitions continue to be investigated

October 24, 2014  |  Comments
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The School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology continues to investigate the effects of sea disposed military munitions on the ocean environment.

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Health of coral reefs focus of lecture by Ruth Gates

Health of coral reefs focus of lecture by Ruth Gates

October 23, 2014  |  Comments
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Ruth Gates, a UH Mānoa researcher, presents “The Wonderful World of Corals: Harnessing Basic Science to Address an Ecological Crisis.”

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Darren Lerner named UH Sea Grant director

Darren Lerner named UH Sea Grant director

October 20, 2014  |  Comments
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Darren Lerner appointed UH Sea Grant College Program director.

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Updated Homeowner’s Handbook to Prepare for Natural Hazards available online

Updated Homeowner’s Handbook to Prepare for Natural Hazards available online

October 16, 2014  |  Comments
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The Homeowner’s Handbook to Prepare for Natural Hazards provides detailed information on how to prepare homes for a hurricane and other natural hazards.

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Importance of jellyfish falls to deep-sea ecosystem revealed

Importance of jellyfish falls to deep-sea ecosystem revealed

October 15, 2014  |  1 Comment
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New research reveals that jellyfish blooms could provide far-reaching, potentially important, food supplements to normal deep-sea food webs.

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$2.5 million Naval research contract examines power grid modernization

$2.5 million Naval research contract examines power grid modernization

September 15, 2014  |  1 Comment
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The $2.5 million Navy-UH Applied Research Laboratory research effort will focus on renewable energy opportunities.

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Sea Grant College Program requesting proposals

Sea Grant College Program requesting proposals

September 9, 2014  |  Comments
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Sea Grant College Program funding to be available beginning February 1, 2016.

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UH scientists selected for Mars 2020 rover teams

UH scientists selected for Mars 2020 rover teams

August 22, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa’s Sarah Fagents, Shiv Sharma and Anupam Misra will be on the instrument teams conducting investigations on the Red Planet.

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New report outlines the projected impact of climate change in Hawaii

New report outlines the projected impact of climate change in Hawaii

August 20, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A new UH Sea Grant report outlines the current state of climate science and projected impacts to Hawaii in a comprehensive, easy-to-read format

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