Tag: School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology

Environmental Protection Agency awards $132,000 to graduate student for coral reef research

Environmental Protection Agency awards $132,000 to graduate student for coral reef research

September 22, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Manoa’s Chris Wall was selected for the Science to Achieve Results fellowship to support his research on the impacts of near-shore stressors on coral reefs.

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Indian Ocean sea level on the rise according to new study

Indian Ocean sea level on the rise according to new study

September 21, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Philip Thompson of the Sea Level Center examined 25 years of interactions between the atmosphere and the ocean surface.

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Strengthening culture of safety a priority at UH Mānoa

Strengthening culture of safety a priority at UH Mānoa

September 21, 2016  |  Comments
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The Hawaiʻi Occupational Safety and Health office released the results of its investigation into the March 16 accident at a UH Mānoa research laboratory.

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Past climate change swings orchestrated early human migration waves out of Africa

Past climate change swings orchestrated early human migration waves out of Africa

September 21, 2016  |  1 Comment
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UH at Mānoa researchers challenge prominent anthropological models in a new study published in the journal Nature.

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UH and Tohoku University collaborate for disaster sciences

UH and Tohoku University collaborate for disaster sciences

September 19, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa and Tohoku University examine the science and human aspects of disasters in order to develop better response methods.

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UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

UH Water Resources Research Center receives nearly $1M for water sustainability project

September 8, 2016  |  Comments
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WRRC will conduct a three-year \ project focusing on developing optimal irrigation strategies in farmlands throughout Hawaiʻi, Guam and American Samoa.

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ARCS Foundation honors top doctoral candidates in STEM fields

ARCS Foundation honors top doctoral candidates in STEM fields

August 31, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Benjamin Fulton has been named the Scholar of the Year for his work on automating the search for small planets.

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UH highlights sustainability and research at World Conservation Congress

UH highlights sustainability and research at World Conservation Congress

August 30, 2016  |  Comments
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UH researchers, faculty and students contribute to the International Union for Conservation of Nature World Conservation Congress.

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New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

New PacIOOS website provides ocean information, data and services

August 29, 2016  |  Comments
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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.

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Geology professor has studied Kīlauea volcano for 40 years

Geology professor has studied Kīlauea volcano for 40 years

August 24, 2016  |  Comments
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Michael Garcia, a UH Mānoa geology professor, was featured on PBS NewsHour for his research on Kīlauea.

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