Tag: School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology

New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

August 29, 2016  |  Comments
Print Friendly

The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System has launched a new website to further their mission to empower ocean users, decision-makers and stakeholders across the Pacific Islands.

More
Geology professor has studied Kīlauea volcano for 40 years

Geology professor has studied Kīlauea volcano for 40 years

August 24, 2016  |  Comments
Print Friendly

Michael Garcia, a UH Mānoa geology professor, was featured on PBS NewsHour for his research on Kīlauea.

More
Improving storm forecasting goal of UH Mānoa and Jonathan Merage Foundation partnership

Improving storm forecasting goal of UH Mānoa and Jonathan Merage Foundation partnership

August 15, 2016  |  Comments
Print Friendly

SOEST’s Steven Businger explores how long-range lightning can improve storm forecasting.

More
Abundant and diverse ecosystem found in area targeted for deep-sea mining

Abundant and diverse ecosystem found in area targeted for deep-sea mining

July 28, 2016  |  1 Comment
Print Friendly

A study led by UH Mānoa’s Diva Amon discovered impressive diversity among the creatures living on the seafloor in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone.

More
SOEST Maile Mentoring Bridge celebrates ocean and earth science graduates

SOEST Maile Mentoring Bridge celebrates ocean and earth science graduates

July 11, 2016  |  Comments
Print Friendly

The UH Mānoa program strives to recruit and retain Native Hawaiian and kamaʻāina students in ocean, earth and environmental science degree programs.

More
Genetic roots of insect’s waterproof coating could lead to innovative pest control

Genetic roots of insect’s waterproof coating could lead to innovative pest control

July 3, 2016  |  Comments
Print Friendly

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa researcher Joanne Yew identifies the spidey gene that keeps insects waterproof.

More
Independent investigation of lab accident complete

Independent investigation of lab accident complete

July 1, 2016  |  1 Comment
Print Friendly

The UC Center for Laboratory Safety identified the likely physical cause to be an electrostatic charge and provided recommendations on improving laboratory safety practices.

More
Institute of Hawaiian Language Research and Translation opens its doors to the public

Institute of Hawaiian Language Research and Translation opens its doors to the public

June 26, 2016  |  Comments
Print Friendly

New institute has translated a portion of historical Hawaiian documents and is training the next generation of scholars.

More
<abbr>NOAA</abbr> continues to support coastal and ocean observing in the Pacific Islands

NOAA continues to support coastal and ocean observing in the Pacific Islands

June 23, 2016  |  Comments
Print Friendly

The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System awarded more than $2.75 million to to enhance and sustain coastal and ocean observing efforts throughout the U.S. Pacific Islands region.

More
Good bacteria vital to coral reef survival

Good bacteria vital to coral reef survival

June 23, 2016  |  2 Comments
Print Friendly

UH Mānoa coral research highlights bacteria’s role in coral reef health and recovery.

More