Recent UH News

Recovered wave buoy back providing critical data for ocean users

Recovered wave buoy back providing critical data for ocean users

Saturday May 18, 2019 The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System redeployed its wave buoy outside of Tanapag, Saipan, more than seven months after it broke free from its mooring during Super Typhoon Yutu in October 2018.

Super corals in Kāneʻohe Bay provide hope for world’s coral reefs

Super corals in Kāneʻohe Bay provide hope for world’s coral reefs

Friday May 17, 2019 They are surviving under ocean conditions that many predicted would decimate all coral reefs on the planet, according to doctoral researcher Christopher Jury.

UH Project Imua rocketry team wins NASA rookie award

UH Project Imua rocketry team wins NASA rookie award

Thursday May 16, 2019 The UH team launched its rocket and payload in the April 2019 NASA Student Launch competition and won the Rookie Award, given to the top new team in the competition.

After 50 years of silence, endangered seabird heard on Maunakea

After 50 years of silence, endangered seabird heard on Maunakea

Thursday May 16, 2019 The sound of the ʻuaʻu or Hawaiian petrel was heard on Maunakea, thanks to the Office of Maunakea Management and the UH Hilo Listening Observatory for Hawaiian Ecosystems Bioacoustics Lab.