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Monday, July 13, 2020
An international team of astronomers has discovered an immense structure beyond Laniakea, an immense supercluster of galaxies that includes our own.
"The biggest challenge for the state right now is how to implement and control travel-related spread. Careful analysis of how the spreading factors change are key to mathematical modeling."
DLNR Sea Urchin Out-Planting
The state Department of Land and Natural Resources is planting hatchery-raised native sea urchins in Waikīkī as part of an innovative algae control strategy.
Aloha Bowl
The quiz bowl style academic competition tests students’ knowledge of ocean-related topics, which include cross-disciplines of biology, chemistry, policy, physics and geology.
The Vortex Swim
Very limited funds have been available locally or nationally to deal with the large influx of plastic pollution haunting our treasured marine environment.
NASA SpaceLab
NASA's Mobile SpaceLab, incorporating technology developed by Maui-based HNu Photonics, will be used in biological experiments conducted on the International Space Station (ISS).
Many deep-sea creatures have organs all over their bodies that emit light. Now scientists believe these same organs can actually see. The organs, called photophores, cannot see shapes. But in...
While the number of visitors to Hawaii set another record in 2019, visitor spending fell last year as international spending languished. Now, the coronavirus represents a considerable but uncertain risk to Hawaii’s economy in 2020.
Research Vessel Kaʻimikai-O-Kanaloa
After 25 years of scientific voyages for UH, the ship was retired following her final expedition in July 2018 on the 304th cruise of the Hawaii Ocean Time program.
More than two dozen individuals who are making significant contributions to weed science were presented with awards by the Weed Science Society of America.