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The vernal equinox: a time of change

Photos by Whitt Birnie

While the planet gently glides through the equinox into another season, we on earth know we’re in for big changes, either towards wild winter weather or more peaceful summer calms.  81 more words

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UPDATED EXCLUSIVE: 14 GREAT HISTORIC PHOTOS OF THE NEW KAANAPALI BEACH HOTEL LUAU

Makiila with iadies

Aug 6–The Kaanapali Beach hotel launched a spectacular new luau last evening after months of planning. The hotel;s first luau since the 1980s, the event hosted hotel employees and a few special guests. 64 more words

WHAT DO TAHITIANS WEAR WHEN THEY ARE DANCING?

Hula shows in Kaanapali sometimes feature Tahitian dancing but the dancers don’t often look like these.
These Tahitian from Bora Bora wear real grass skirts and tattoos. 34 more words

365 DAYS OF KAANAPALI

FOOD TRUCK MANIA Click titles more multiple photos

Food trucks are becoming increasingly popular on Maui but we have nothing on Bora Bora, which has 40 of them lined up near the port. They are the favorite dining spot for hundreds of locals, since the island places special emphasis quality by inspecting them frequently. 22 more words

Pōmaikaʻi (good fortune) Hokule'a on worldwide voyage CLICK TITLE FOR IMAGES

As visitors bask on Kaanapali, the wayfarers of 2014 began their epic, 36 voyage around the world to educate the planet on sustainability and Hawaiian vales.   107 more words

Spaceships of the Ancestors

Weapon of Choice: The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World

By: Wade Davis

 

How’s this for some wordsmithing:

‘There is a fire burning over the earth, taking with it plants and animals, ancient skills and visionary wisdom. 

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