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Native Hawaiian, African American Smokers at High Risk of Lung Cancer

University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center studies show Native Hawaiian and African American smokers have a higher risk of acquiring lung cancer than smokers of other ethnic/racial groups, according [...]

By |2019-02-11T20:51:44-10:00February 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Journal Publishes Largest Collection of Scientific Publications by Native Hawaiians

Biocultural restoration in Limahuli Valley, Hāʻena, Kauaʻi. Photo courtesy of UH/Kim S. Rogers An interdisciplinary group of researchers from the University of Hawaiʻi teamed up [...]

By |2019-02-11T20:50:53-10:00February 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Scientists: Corals Adjusting to Warmer Climate, But Not Fast Enough

Co-author Keisha Bahr surveying a healthy coral colony. Photo courtesy of UH/Ji Hoon A team of researchers from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of [...]

By |2019-02-11T20:50:08-10:00February 14th, 2019|0 Comments

UH Researchers Capture Rare Footage of Newborn Humpback Whale (w/ video)

Mother whale and calf. Blood is visible in the water. Photo courtesy of Marine Mammal Research Program, NOAA permit: #20311-01 The humpback whale [...]

By |2019-02-10T17:25:43-10:00February 10th, 2019|0 Comments

UH Study: Hawai‘i Keiki Seem More Susceptible to Cat Scratch Disease

Three kittens take a nap a Kaua‘i Humane Society, patiently waiting for someone to adopt them. Research by doctors in the University of Hawaiʻi Pediatric Residency [...]

By |2019-01-17T12:26:40-10:00January 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Hawaiʻi Natural Energy Institute Receives $1.3M to Advance Wave Energy

A team of researchers and engineers will develop a wave-energy converter concept. Photo courtesy of UH The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Ocean and [...]

By |2019-01-14T15:34:13-10:00January 14th, 2019|0 Comments