Recent UH News

Pacific Disaster Center strengthens potential life saving partnership in Southeast Asia

Pacific Disaster Center strengthens potential life saving partnership in Southeast Asia

Thursday Jun 22, 2017 The PDC and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations signed an official memorandum of intent to advance disaster risk reduction and strengthen regional cooperation.

UH Hilo researchers part of rapid ʻōhiʻa death combat team

UH Hilo researchers part of rapid ʻōhiʻa death combat team

Wednesday Jun 21, 2017 Researchers are using an unmanned aerial vehicle at one of the epicenters of the rapid ʻōhiʻa death infection to monitor the damage.

Exoplanet family tree gains a new branch

Exoplanet family tree gains a new branch

Tuesday Jun 20, 2017 Researchers discovered that the majority of exoplanets found to date fall into two distinct size groups: rocky Earth-like planets and larger mini-Neptunes.

Potential anti-aging Cardax Astaxanthin compound selected for NIH research

Potential anti-aging Cardax Astaxanthin compound selected for NIH research

Monday Jun 19, 2017 The compound developed by JABSOM and Cardax Inc. showed the ability to significantly activate a gene in mice that plays a proven role in longevity.