Tag: School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology

UH at the forefront of King Tides and sea-level rise research

UH at the forefront of King Tides and sea-level rise research

May 26, 2017  |  Comments
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The public has the opportunity to get involved documenting high water levels and related impacts through the King Tides “citizen science” project.

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New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

New cohort begins environmental biology summer internship for Pacific Islanders

May 23, 2017  |  Comments
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The program, seeks to increase Pacific Islanders pursuing bachelors and advanced degrees by training promising students in modern approaches to environmental biology.

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Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

Summer flooding expected after water levels break 112-year record

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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The upcoming peak astronomic tides of the year, known as “king tides,” will occur around May 26, June 23 and July 21.

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UH Mānoa awards recognize teaching, research and service excellence

UH Mānoa awards recognize teaching, research and service excellence

May 8, 2017  |  Comments
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Each year, the chancellor recognizes the leadership and service of UH Mānoa faculty, staff and students committed to enhancing the university’s mission of excellence.

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UH scientists scrutinize first aid for man o’ war stings

UH scientists scrutinize first aid for man o’ war stings

May 2, 2017  |  Comments
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Researchers find that the treatment for man o’ war stings is no different than other jellyfish stings.

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Deepest ocean observatory celebrates ten years of operation

Deepest ocean observatory celebrates ten years of operation

April 24, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The ALOHA Cabled Observatory provides power and internet communications to scientific instruments on the seafloor.

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SOEST formalizes research and academic collaboration with Tohoku University

SOEST formalizes research and academic collaboration with Tohoku University

April 5, 2017  |  Comments
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The first participants in the student and faculty exchanges will focus on climate change research.

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$170M in convention business generated by College of Engineering

$170M in convention business generated by College of Engineering

March 31, 2017  |  Comments
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The College of Engineering was recognized as the ‘Elele Organization of the year for its role in securing meetings and conventions business.

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Viruses in the oceanic basement

Viruses in the oceanic basement

March 29, 2017  |  2 Comments
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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.

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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

March 26, 2017  |  1 Comment
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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.

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