$400K grant to speed high-performance computing, advance research

0K grant to speed high-performance computing, advance research

Installation of computational equipment for Mana HPC. A second high-performance computing (HPC) cluster at the University of Hawaiʻi has been seeded with a $400,000 National Science Foundation grant. Much like the existing HPC, Manthe new cluster called Koa will serve as a free inter-campus resource for advancing research in such areas astronomy, chemistry, oceanography, bioinformatics … Read more

Don’t Miss: The Strawberry Supermoon

Don’t Miss: The Strawberry Supermoon

Artist’s concept of a “strawberry” supermoon. The Next Full Moon is the Strawberry Supermoon; the Mead, Honey, or Rose Moon; the Flower, Hot, Hoe, or Planting Moon; Vat Purnima; Poson Poya; and the LRO Moon. Many cultures going far back in history have different names for the twelve full moons experienced each year. Often the … Read more

Wildfire reduction project underway in Caribou-Targhee National Forest

Wildfire reduction project underway in Caribou-Targhee National Forest

The following is a news release from Caribou-Targhee National Forest. ALPINE, Wyoming – The Caribou-Targhee National Forest will resume fuel reduction work on June 3 to reduce the risk of wildfire adjacent to private lands in the Rees and Aspen Ridge subdivisions. Work was initiated last summer but not completed due to a busy wildfire … Read more

Watch these satisfying videos of the ocean getting a much-needed cleanup

Watch these satisfying videos of the ocean getting a much-needed cleanup

We’ve made a mess of the Earth’s oceans. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP) — which is exactly what it sounds like — is estimated to cover an area of ​​over 1.6 million square kilometers (620,000 square miles). It contains thousands of tons of plastic waste, and more plastic flows into the oceans around the … Read more

You, Your Family and Cancer: How Genetic Counseling Works | Health

You, Your Family and Cancer: How Genetic Counseling Works |  Health

SUNDAY, June 12, 2022 (HealthDay News) — If you have a family history of cancer and are considering genetic counseling to measure your risk for the disease, an expert offers some advice. Genetic counseling can help you understand your family’s cancer history and how it applies to you, said Tanya Eble, an associate professor of … Read more

We Let Monkeypox Spread for Too Long. If It Infects Our Pets, There’s No Getting Rid of It

We Let Monkeypox Spread for Too Long.  If It Infects Our Pets, There’s No Getting Rid of It

Monkeypox Virus monkeypox-airborne.jpg – Credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images There was an undetected monkeypox outbreak already underway in the United States before health officials in Europe and the US sounded the alarm about the dangerous viral disease back in May. That’s a problem. For every day that a virus spreads unmonitored and unchecked, there’s a greater … Read more

Auburn University puts 82 million-year-old dinosaur egg, discovered in West Alabama, on public display

Auburn University puts 82 million-year-old dinosaur egg, discovered in West Alabama, on public display

Thanks to a newly unveiled museum exhibit, visitors to Auburn University can travel back in time 82 million years. Millions of years ago, a fragile dinosaur egg approximately 2 inches long washed out to sea and was protected in layers of sediment for an incredible journey. In the 1970s, the fossilized egg was discovered by … Read more

Things to keep in mind while renewing health insurance

Things to keep in mind while renewing health insurance

With rising costs of medical care and an unusually high number of claims due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it is no surprise that the past few months have seen a rise in health insurance premiums. This, coupled with abnormally high rates of inflation, may seem like a cause of worry to policyholders. According to a … Read more

Pillar Health opening Kenosha facility for integrated medical, dental and behavioral health services | Business

FOR THE KENOSHA NEWS Pillar Health, a division of the Kenosha Community Health Center, is opening its first Kenosha location at the former location of Herzing University, 4006 Washington Road, in September, and will provide integrated medical, dental and behavioral health services in a health home model. The model focuses on utilizing evidence-based approaches and … Read more

Hundreds gather in Manchester to oppose Rwanda deportation plan | Manchester

Hundreds gather in Manchester to oppose Rwanda deportation plan |  Manchester

Hundreds of Mancunians – many of them from charities, campaign groups and religious organizations – gathered in the city’s St Peter’s Square on Sunday to protest against the government’s plan to deport refugees to Rwanda. With just two days to go before the first refugees are due to board flights to the central African country, … Read more