Tag: School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology

In Memoriam: Oceanographer and big-wave surfer Ricky Grigg

In Memoriam: Oceanographer and big-wave surfer Ricky Grigg

June 5, 2014  |  Comments
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The UH community was saddened by news of the passing of School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology Emeritus Researcher Richard “Ricky” Grigg.

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Antarctic ice-sheet less stable than previously assumed

Antarctic ice-sheet less stable than previously assumed

May 30, 2014  |  1 Comment
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A Nature article points to an unstable Antarctic ice sheet that can abruptly reorganize Southern Hemisphere climate and cause rapid global sea level rise.

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Water in Moon rocks provides clues and questions

Water in Moon rocks provides clues and questions

May 28, 2014  |  Comments
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A study in Nature Geoscience sheds new light—and raises new questions—about lunar history and the presence of water on the Moon.

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Precursor volcano to the island of Oahu discovered

Precursor volcano to the island of Oahu discovered

May 16, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Researchers, including UH Mānoa’s John Sinton discovered that Oʻahu consists of three major Hawaiian shield volcanoes, not two.

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Researchers analyze deep origins of volcanic eruptions behavior

Researchers analyze deep origins of volcanic eruptions behavior

May 7, 2014  |  1 Comment
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To explain the variability in Kīlauea’s eruption styles, a team of researchers analyzed 25 eruptions that have taken place over the past 600 years.

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Scientists chart seafloor of one of Earth’s largest marine protected areas

Scientists chart seafloor of one of Earth’s largest marine protected areas

April 23, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa scientist charts seafloor of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument—the largest protected area in the U.S.

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Scientific mission will explore one of the deepest ocean trenches

Scientific mission will explore one of the deepest ocean trenches

April 21, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Jeffrey Drazen joins international team of researchers on expedition into the Kermadec Trench.

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Green future conference at UH Manoa

Green future conference at UH Manoa

April 7, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa and U.S. Senator Brian Schatz bring former Vice President Al Gore and U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer to headline conference on sustainability.

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UH Manoa investigates effects of munitions disposed near Pearl Harbor

UH Manoa investigates effects of munitions disposed near Pearl Harbor

April 3, 2014  |  1 Comment
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Army-funded research effort near Pearl Harbor uses SOEST technology to investigate sea-disposed military munitions.

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Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology director candidates visiting campus

Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology director candidates visiting campus

April 2, 2014  |  Comments
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The Hawaiʻi Institute of Geophysics and Planetology director candidates will be giving public presentations on the UH Mānoa campus.

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