Discovery and Innovation on Diverse Fronts
From life-saving medical breakthroughs in medicine and cancer, to astronomy, to oceanography, to pharmacy, the scholarship and research conducted by the University of Hawai'i impacts the quality of life on many levels.
UH research programs:
- Develop human capital and new knowledge
- Promote innovation and collaboration
- Support new businesses and long-term job growth
- Generate revenues that boost the local economy
- Maximize the advantages of Hawai'i's unique natural and cultural heritage
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UH Mānoa collaborates on tools for science communicators
Posted on Thursday April 02, 2015
UH Manoa and the Union of Concerned Scientists collaborated on a portfolio of communication guidelines, resources and tools to help scientists bridge the gap between their research and their communities.
New data allows broad view of human influence on Pacific ecosystems
Posted on Wednesday April 01, 2015
Researcher studying extremely remote and uninhabited reefs in an effort to understand what coral reefs would be like in the absence of humans.
Critical regions of the brain are smaller in children from poor families
Posted on Monday March 30, 2015
Hawaii children part of nationwide study showing poverty’s profound impact.
Hawaiʻi construction forecast: Construction building up
Posted on Friday March 27, 2015
The University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization (UHERO) released its construction forecast for the state.
New research predicts a doubling of coastal erosion by mid-century in Hawaiʻi
Posted on Monday March 23, 2015
New research from scientists at UH Manoa brings into clearer focus just how dramatically Hawaii beaches might change as sea level rises in the future.