Recent UH News

UH investigating effect of Kīlauea eruption on ocean microbes and ecosystem

UH investigating effect of Kīlauea eruption on ocean microbes and ecosystem

Sunday Aug 12, 2018 A rapid-response team of scientists, led by David Karl, returned from a four-day boating expedition to Kapoho on Hawaiʻi Island.

Sea urchins help researchers fight reef-smothering algae

Sea urchins help researchers fight reef-smothering algae

Friday Aug 10, 2018 Doctoral candidate Chris Wall and others tested a novel approach to curbing the abundance of invasive macroalgae on coral reefs in Kāneʻohe Bay.

Study finds differences in El Niño events

Study finds differences in El Niño events

Thursday Aug 9, 2018 This new understanding of El Niño and La Niña events will help researchers determine whether to expect shifts of El Niño characteristics as the global climate changes.

Food and family key to Filipino heart health

Food and family key to Filipino heart health

Thursday Aug 9, 2018 To lower the high rate of heart disease among Filipino-Americans, the community needs heart health interventions rooted in Filipino cultural values.