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Micro Plastics Cleanup at Lydgate Saturday

The public is invited to a two-hour beach grooming this Saturday, July 29, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. to beautify the Eastside’s most popular beach, Lydgate. Recent king Tides have set micro plastics — those [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Moonlight & Music at NTBG

The 10th annual Moonlight & fundraiser benefitting National Tropical Botanical Garden will rock the South Shore Saturday, Aug. 5. This year’s event features dinner, drinks and dancing to the lively tunes of Kaua’i dance band [...]

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Around the Island, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

UH Scientists Grow Green Turtle Skin in Lab

Green sea turtles are listed as threatened or endangered. Photo courtesy of Thierry Work, USGS Scientists, including Tina Weatherby with the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

UH Research Uses Satellites to Predict End of Volcanic Eruptions

Map of 34 volcanoes used to test hypothesis. Image courtesy of UH Researchers from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology recently discovered infrared satellite data [...]

By | July 23rd, 2017|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

DLNR’s Forest Legacy Program Seeking Conservation Applications

The Department of Land and Natural Resources is seeking new projects for its Hawaiʻi Forest Legacy Program that will protect important working forest lands from the threat of conversion to non-forest uses, according to a [...]

By | July 22nd, 2017|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

UH: Rapa Nui People Cultivated, Managed Crops

Moai on Rapa Nui. Photo courtesy of Terry Hunt Research by an international team, including University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa geology professor Brian Popp, has shed new light on the fate of the [...]

By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

UH: Biodiversity Loss from Deep-Sea Mining Unavoidable

Cayman vent shrimp at hydrothermal vent. Photo courtesy of NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research. Biodiversity losses from deep-sea mining are unavoidable and possibly irrevocable, an international team of 15 marine scientists, [...]

By | July 20th, 2017|Categories: Akeakamai, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments

Koloa Teacher Launches Move-and-Play Reading Product

A Kaua‘i teacher launched her innovative reading product that uses movement and play to teach children how to read. Reading Wave, a new language arts program is now available for parents, grandparents, teachers, tutors, and [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Categories: Around the Island, Features, Home Page Slideshow|0 Comments