Recent UH News

UH astronomers to uncover the secrets of stars and exoplanets with NASA’s TESS satellite

UH astronomers to uncover the secrets of stars and exoplanets with NASA’s TESS satellite

Thursday Apr 19, 2018 Astronomers from the Institute for Astronomy will utilize data received by NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, which will survey most of the sky over the next two years.

Two new species of fungi that kill ʻōhiʻa trees get Hawaiian names

Two new species of fungi that kill ʻōhiʻa trees get Hawaiian names

Tuesday Apr 17, 2018 The two versions of the Ceratocystis fungi believed to be the cause of rapid ʻōhiʻa death have never been seen before outside Hawaiʻi.

3D scanners give new insight to body shape and health

3D scanners give new insight to body shape and health

Tuesday Apr 17, 2018 The UH Cancer Center is studying how body shape information can improve health and lengthen lives by using 3D optical scanners and advanced statistical modeling.

Bringing multiple values to the table in Hawaiʻi land-use decisions

Bringing multiple values to the table in Hawaiʻi land-use decisions

Thursday Apr 12, 2018 UH researchers developed a collaborative approach to assessing the multiple values that different ecosystems in Hawaiʻi provide and how collaboration with stakeholders can help evaluate and compare the potential future uses of pastureland.