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UH astronomer to build sharper eyes for Maunakea telescope

UH astronomer to build sharper eyes for Maunakea telescope

July 5, 2017  |  Comments
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Christoph Baranec at the Institute for Astronomy was awarded a $1 million grant to build the autonomous adaptive optics system.

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Economics alumnus appointed vice chairman of South Korea’s National Economic Advisory Council

Economics alumnus appointed vice chairman of South Korea’s National Economic Advisory Council

June 30, 2017  |  Comments
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The council is the country’s presidential panel focused on national policies and strategies relating to the economy and social welfare.

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Institute for Astronomy celebrates 50 years of discovery

Institute for Astronomy celebrates 50 years of discovery

June 29, 2017  |  Comments
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Since it’s founding on July 1, 1967, UH Mānoa’s IfA has played a role in almost every significant astronomical discovery.

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World’s oldest continuously monitored coral reef transect celebrates 100 years

World’s oldest continuously monitored coral reef transect celebrates 100 years

June 29, 2017  |  Comments
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Scientists from throughout the region traveled to Tutuila island in American Samoa for a week-long celebration and to conduct the 100th year transect survey.

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College of Social Sciences training next generation of journalists

College of Social Sciences training next generation of journalists

June 28, 2017  |  Comments
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Journalism students participated in an interactive mock tsunami crisis exercise designed to hone their reporting and investigative skills.

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Biodiversity loss from deep-sea mining will be unavoidable

Biodiversity loss from deep-sea mining will be unavoidable

June 28, 2017  |  Comments
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A team of marine scientists, resource economists and legal scholars call for more regulations on deep sea mining to minimize possibly irrevocable losses.

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Aloha, Henke Hall

Aloha, Henke Hall

June 27, 2017  |  3 Comments
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Professor Douglas Vincent shares some history of Henke Hall before its scheduled removal.

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UH reaffirms commitment to the Patsy Mink Act on 45th anniversary

UH reaffirms commitment to the Patsy Mink Act on 45th anniversary

June 27, 2017  |  Comments
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A small event at UH Mānoa commemorated the Equal Opportunity in Education Act also known as Title IX.

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UH mechanical engineering professor invents low-cost zeta potential measurement device

UH mechanical engineering professor invents low-cost zeta potential measurement device

June 27, 2017  |  Comments
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Sangwoo Shin and other researchers publish an article about the discovery in Advanced Materials.

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Reptile skin grown in lab for first time, helps study endangered turtle disease

Reptile skin grown in lab for first time, helps study endangered turtle disease

June 27, 2017  |  Comments
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Scientists, including UH Mānoa’s Tina Weatherby, in turn were able to grow a tumor-associated virus to better understand certain tumor diseases.

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