NEWS FROM HIMB

March 21, 2018

Eagle Scout project brings wellness course to HIMB

A big mahalo to Boy Scout Troop 32 for all of their hard work here at Coconut Island.  Their recent project here on island completed a […]
March 21, 2018

Dr. Bowen’s paper makes the cover of Journal of Heredity

Congratulations to HIMB faculty member Dr. Brian Bowen!  An article he co-authored, “Phylogeography of Lionfishes (Pterois) Indicate Taxonomic Over Splitting and Hybrid Origin of the Invasive […]
December 15, 2017

Happy holidays from the HIMB community!

The end of the year review was held this last week. Researchers and staff gathered to celebrate the accomplishment of this year while playing games and […]
December 12, 2017

Whales and dolphins can naturally muffle loud sounds, potentially protecting them from sonar and other dangers

Dolphins natural foam earplugs! Marine mammals can protect their hearing naturally, at least in modest ways. The HIMB research team used suction cup electrodes to study […]
December 12, 2017

Director Emeritus, JoAnn Leong, has been appointed by Governor Ige to the Hawaii Community Development Authority

Leong is director emeritus of the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology and a professor at the School of Ocean and Earth Science & Technology at the […]
October 30, 2017

Improv + Science!

On October 27, the Marine Biology Graduate Program hosted a Science Communication Workshop at HIMB. The workshop was led by Beth Lenz, PhD candidate and Improv […]
October 18, 2017

Cetaceous acoustics: the best way to learn is to listen!

  Marc O. Lammers just became affiliate faculty at HIMB for his accomplishments in Cetacean acoustics. Marc is the founder of Oceanwide Science Institute at Makawao, […]
October 6, 2017

Marine Educators’ Night

Explore the Waikīkī Aquarium’s exhibits at night while discovering new education resources, teaching ideas, and old friends. NOAA’s Ocean Explorer website, research and Why Do We […]