Nalani Tug Sinks Offshore Hawaii

Coast Guard crew members stand with 11 survivors of the Tug Nalani at Coast Guard Station Honolulu.

Eleven people are safe after a 95-foot towing vessel sank approximately two and half miles west of Barbers Point ...

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Lifesaver Wave Energy Device Heads to Hawaii

Lifesaver Wave Energy Device Heads to Hawaii

Fred Olsen’s wave energy converter, “Lifesaver”, has left the A&P Falmouth shipyard for further deployment and ...

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NOAA in Debris Removal Off Hawaii

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A team of 17 NOAA divers sailing aboard NOAA Ship Oscar Elton Sette has returned from a 33-day mission to remove ...

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Hawaiian Telcom to Serve as Hawaiki’s Subsea ...

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Hawaiki Cable Limited, the New Zealand owner and developer of Hawaiki submarine cable system, has selected Hawaiian ...

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Navy Invests in Wave Energy Test Site Off Marine Corps ...

Navy Invests in Wave Energy Test Site Off Marine Corps Base Hawaii

Work at the Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) located off Marine Corps Base Hawaii at Kāneʻohe has received an infusion ...

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UH Mānoa on Subsea Volcano Expedition

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Starting June 25, UH Mānoa will lead an expedition to Loihi Seamount, southeast of the island of Hawaii, whose base ...

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UH Mānoa Receives $40 Mln Donation from Simons Foundation

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For decades now, the University of Hawaii at Mānoa has been at the forefront of microbial oceanography, the study ...

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NOAA Wraps Up Coral Reef Restoration Off Hawaii

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NOAA and its partners have completed the work of restoring the damaged reef, after the cargo ship M/T VogeTrader ...

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US Energy Dept Boosts Wave Energy Projects with $10 Mln

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The Energy Department announced $10 million to test prototypes designed to generate clean, renewable electricity ...

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NOAA Seeks Opinion on Rule to Protect Marine Mammals ...

NOAA Seeks Opinion on Rule to Protect Marine Mammals During Navy Testing Off California and Hawaii

NOAA’s Fisheries Service is seeking comments for a proposed rule requiring the United States Navy to implement ...

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Long-Term Seawater Analysis Has Global Significance (USA)

Long-Term Seawater Analysis Has Global Significance (USA)

Since 1988, scientists from the University of Hawaii have been conducting almost monthly deep-sea research ...

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Hawaii Receives Funds for New Underwater Fiber Optic ...

Hawaii Receives Funds for New Underwater Fiber Optic Cable (USA)

As reported by staradvertiser.com, Gov. Neil Abercrombie has released $52.5 million in funding for several ...

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USA: Hawaii Undersea Cable to Aid State’s Objectives

USA: Hawaii Undersea Cable to Aid State's Objectives

A plan to build a 100-mile undersea cable connecting energy grids on Hawaii’s islands would aid in meeting ...

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USA: Nuisance Seaweed May Cure Human Diseases, Reveals ...

Nuisance Seaweed in Hawaii May Cure Human Diseases, Scripps Announces

A seaweed considered a threat to the healthy growth of coral reefs in Hawaii may possess the ability to produce ...

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USA: Energy Department Announces Funding for Wave ...

USA: Fundings for Wave Energy Device Testing Available

As part of President Obama’s commitment to an all-out, all-of-the-above strategy for American-made energy, ...

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USA: Sonardyne Retrieves Its Pressure Inverted Echo ...

USA Sonardyne Retrieves Its Pressure Inverted Echo Sounder from Hawaii

Sonardyne International has retrieved its first Pressure Inverted Echo Sounder (PIES) off the coast of Hawaii. This ...

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U.S. Residents Estimate Value of Hawaii’s Coral Reefs

A peer-reviewed study commissioned by NOAA shows the American people assign an estimated total economic value of ...

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University of Hawaii Researchers Discover Sunken U.S. ...

  Researchers from the University of Hawaii have discovered three sunken U.S. Navy vessels off the coast of ...

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US Scientists Announce Seismic Survey Off Hawaii

  Scientists in the US have suggested that volcanic activity in Hawaii could be fed by a giant hot rock pool ...

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Hawaii Lawmakers Plan to Link Lanai Island with ...

A panel Hawaii lawmakers is advancing legislation that would make Oahu electricity customers pay the unknown cost ...

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