Recent UH News

Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

Wednesday Mar 29, 2017 Survey participants are willing to pay to keep water clean and improve fish and coral abundance.

Viruses in the oceanic basement

Viruses in the oceanic basement

Wednesday Mar 29, 2017 UH Mānoa researchers provide evidence that the viruses are actively infecting the many unusual microorganisms that live deep in the rocky crust of the seafloor.

Promising anti-aging gene therapy developed through innovative partnership

Promising anti-aging gene therapy developed through innovative partnership

Wednesday Mar 29, 2017 Research by the UH medical school found a compound developed by Cardax Inc. can increase the expression of a gene that plays a role in longevity.

As sea level rises, much of Honolulu and Waikiki vulnerable to groundwater inundation

As sea level rises, much of Honolulu and Waikiki vulnerable to groundwater inundation

Sunday Mar 26, 2017 UH Mānoa researchers developed a computer model that simulates future flood scenarios in the urban core as sea level rises—as its projected for this century.