hawaii

tech-science

Hawaii’s Kīlauea Volcano Eruption Caused an Explosion of Ocean Life

A giant algae bloom in the summer of 2018 was fueled by the Kīlauea volcano.
Becky Ferreira
9.5.19
body

Why the US Gun Violence Epidemic Hasn’t Reached Hawaii

You don't have to look to other countries for evidence that gun control actually works.
Harry Cheadle
8.21.19
tech-science

The Battle Over a Telescope on Hawaii's Sacred Mountain Is Just Beginning

Native Hawaiians are protesting the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea. Where do we go from here?
Sarah Emerson
Becky Ferreira
7.26.19
food-features

Chef Chris Oh Keeps a Frozen Egg McMuffin in the Fridge for 'Hangover Emergencies'

The chef of Chingu Hawaii and Seoul Sausage Co also has strong feelings about condiments for Spam and the ideal way to reheat pizza.
James Charisma
5.16.19
Op-Ed

Spam Is 'Trendy' Now Thanks to Decades of American Imperialism

Ironically, Americans introduced Spam to countries abroad, only to then cast it off and eventually rediscover it.
Bettina Makalintal
2.25.19
Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg’s Private Hawaiian Estate to Be Opened to the Public for an Auction Next Month

The Facebook CEO's land grab on Kauai has culminated in a public auction set for March.
Sarah Emerson
2.20.19
sharks

Famously Huge Great White Shark, ‘Deep Blue,’ Feasts on Dead Sperm Whale in Hawaii

Shark experts were thrilled to see the iconic shark in Hawaii this week.
Sarah Emerson
1.16.19
WILDLIFE

The Tiger Sharks Eating This Dead Whale Aren’t Waiting for the Government Shutdown to End

“The situation is impacted by the partial government shutdown.”
Sarah Emerson
1.11.19
Motherboard

Astronomers Find the Most Distant Known Object in the Solar System

Nicknamed “Farout,” the world is 120 times farther from the Sun than Earth.
Becky Ferreira
12.17.18
Motherboard

Everything You Wanted to Know About This Monk Seal With an Eel in Its Nose

“This is the third or fourth case of an eel in the nose that we have observed.”
Sarah Emerson
12.6.18
hawaii

Hawaiian Snacks Potato Chips Are Being Sued for Not Being Hawaiian

"Pinnacle is exploiting the State of Hawaii for its own financial benefit, at the expense of the deceived consumers," the lawsuit reads.
Hannah Keyser
11.30.18
hawaii 5-oh no

Thinking he was about to die from a missile attack, Hawaii resident suffered a heart attack. Now he’s suing the state.

During the false alarm, James Sean Shields called his kids to say goodbye one last time — and then promptly had a heart attack.
Emma Ockerman
11.28.18
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