Recent UH News

Women need better understanding of important childbirth terms, UH study shows

Women need better understanding of important childbirth terms, UH study shows

Tuesday Aug 14, 2018 Team from Office of Public Health Studies says physicians should actively confirm patient understanding.

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.