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divest it like its hot

Yesterday, the University of Hawaiʻi voted to divest its $66 million endowment from fossil fuel companies. 25 more words

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North Kauaʻi Caves on a Saturday

From Hā’ena Beach Park into Hāʻena State Park, there are several caves that are worth visiting.

Across from Hāʻena Beach Park you will find Maniniholo Dry Cave.   226 more words


Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge on a Saturday

Kīlauea Point National Wildlife Refuge sits at the northernmost point of Kauaʻi.  The traditional significance of this shoreline is of Pele’s attempt to make a home here, which, as so often happened, was thwarted by her adversarial sister Nāmakaokahaʻi.   240 more words


Kauaʻi Museum on a Saturday

Built in 1922 as a library, the building housing the Kauaʻi Museum is historic itself.

The lobby has a wonderful focus on the chiefs of Kauaʻi straight ahead as you walk into the building.   145 more words


ʻAnaehoʻomalu Beach on a Sunday

ʻAnaehoʻomalu Beach is a beautiful stretch of sand  between ʻAnaehoʻomalu Bay and Kuʻualiʻi Fishpond.  Just mauka of the beach and fishpond is the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa.   78 more words


Halemaʻumaʻu Lava Lake Overflow on a Thursday

The lava lake inside Halemaʻumaʻu Crater in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park has never really been visible from a public observation area until recently.  Now, it is not only visible, it is spectacularly visible.   59 more words


Dear Less-Than-Intelligent People Leaving Comments In News Articles About Mauna Kea and TMT,

In case youʻre not up on world or indigenous culture news, you can find links to articles on the subject here, or just Google “TMT Mauna Kea”. 771 more words

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