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Scientists at the Naval Research Laboratory have solved a long-standing dilemma about the mass of infrared bright merging galaxies.
Underwater canyons have long been considered important habitats for marine life, but until recently, only canyons on continental margins had been intensively studied.
An outbreak of a disease called Montipora White Syndrome (MWS) was found in Kaneohe Bay, OÊ»ahu within the last month prompting an interagency response team composed of scientists and students to document the extent, spread and potential causes of the disease.
Supermassive black holes found at the centers of distant galaxies undergo huge growth spurts as a result of galactic collisions.
Hawaiian educators transform a professional development course to strengthen the teaching of environmental and agricultural science.
Climate models project that the global average temperature will rise about 1Â°C by the middle of the century, if we continue with business as usual and emit greenhouse gases as we have been.
CO2 is being absorbed by the oceans, which increases seawater acidity (lowers the seawater pH).
An international team of scientists led by researchers at the University of Hawaii at Manoa have found no evidence supporting an extraterrestrial impact event at the onset of the Younger Dryas ~13000 years ago.
All across the islands of Hawaii, residents have stood by and watched helplessly for years as the majestic archipelagoâ€™s sandy white beaches have steadily retreated .
Rare 1946 Film Footage of U.S. Navy Sinking the Japanese Vessels, Reportedly to Hide Technology from the Soviets, Leads to Wreckage Off the Coast of Hawai'i After 60+ Years Hunt for the Samurai Subs premieres Tuesday, November 17, at 9:00 pm ET/PT WASHINGTON, Nov.
Mauna Kea Observatories -- Hawaii is Earth's connecting point to the rest of the Universe. The summit of Mauna Kea on the Island of Hawaii hosts the world's largest astronomical observatory, with telescopes operated by astronomers from eleven countries. The combined light-gathering power of the telescopes on Mauna Kea is fifteen times greater than that of the Palomar telescope in California -- for many years the world's largest -- and sixty times greater than that of the Hubble Space...
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