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Pescadores hacen sillas recicladas con el plástico que pescan del mar (VÍDEO)

(1) Comments | Posted August 16, 2014 | 3:58 AM

Grandes cantidades de plástico flotan sobre nuestros mares. Según datos de la ONU, en cada kilómetro cuadrado de superficie oceánica hay 13.000 trozos de desechos de este material. Esta contaminación es devastadora para la fauna, pero también destruye los fondos marinos, transporta sustancias tóxicas,...

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These Fishermen Make 'Sea Chairs' From Plastic They Haul In... While They're Still Fishing

(1) Comments | Posted July 29, 2014 | 10:52 AM

Most of us know there are unfortunate amounts of plastic floating about in the world's oceans and that the ubiquitous substance is even making its way into Earth's permanent geological record.

However, one project seeks to bring attention to the ever-growing problem through this beautifully...

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RIMPAC 2014: World's Largest Maritime Exercises (PHOTOS)

(10) Comments | Posted July 25, 2014 | 5:53 PM

When most people think of Hawaii, they think of a relaxing tropical vacation digging their toes in the sand and snorkeling in crystal blue waters. But, every two years, the Hawaiian Islands become a serious training ground for military forces from around the world -- and their trip to the...

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Deadly And Highly Contagious Cat Virus Continues To Spread On Maui

(7) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 12:22 PM

An outbreak of a deadly cat virus is spreading on the Hawaiian island of Maui and has officials concerned about the island's cat population. As far as experts can tell, it is the first time the disease has been found in the state.

Eight cases of feline panleukopenia virus have...

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Otto Wolfgramm Allegedly Crashed Stolen School Bus And Caused Power Outages In Hawaii

(1) Comments | Posted July 15, 2014 | 5:57 PM

A Hawaii man faces a slew of charges after allegedly stealing a school bus while drunk and crashing it into a utility pole on Friday. The collision allegedly knocked out electricity in several towns.

Nineteen-year-old Otto W. K. Wolfgramm Jr. was arrested and released the next day...

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The Mysterious Part of Kalaupapa National Historical Park You're Not Allowed To See

(36) Comments | Posted July 14, 2014 | 12:00 AM

Most of us have seen wacky images of how trees seemingly eat objects over time -- everything from street signs and park benches to long-abandoned bicycles.

However, when we came across this unusual image on Unexplained Pictures' Twitter feed, we wondered if, perhaps,...

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16-Year-Old Teen Charged In Stabbing Death Of Foster Mom In Hawaii

(16) Comments | Posted July 10, 2014 | 1:47 PM

A Hawaii woman is dead after her foster son allegedly stabbed her to death on Saturday.

Fifty-two-year-old Jolyn Kipapa was found dead by police after responding to an assistance call at 8 a.m. Police said the 16-year-old suspect was arrested without incident that morning and charged...

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This Strange Purple Creature Is Actually A Living Colony (VIDEO)

(3) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 8:57 AM

Scientists with cameras are a fun bunch, especially when they stumble upon something crazy-looking and mysterious they had no idea they'd see.

In the above video, a purple blob looks like a piece of trash drifting in the current. But when it starts to move, these scientists...

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Feral Cats Caught On Camera Killing Endangered Seabirds On Kauai

(14) Comments | Posted July 7, 2014 | 4:52 PM

The island of Kauai has so many stray cats, it's actually affecting Hawaii's bird population -- even worse, they're endangered birds.

Scientists have recently reported that feral cats are killing endangered seabirds at high numbers even in remote and rugged areas of the island, according to Kauai Endangered...

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Chanting Man Forces Flight To Kona From Seattle To Return

(19) Comments | Posted July 4, 2014 | 12:12 PM

An Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Hawaii turned around Wednesday evening approximately 90 minutes into the trip due to an unruly passenger, according to Hawaii News Now.

Alaska Airlines flight 877 returned to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport after a man refused to stop chanting loudly despite...

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The 11 Most Endangered Historic Places In The U.S.

(4) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 8:00 AM

Most of us are aware that animals can be endangered along with our planet's resources, but how often do we think about the buildings and places around us?

Every year, the National Trust for Historic Preservation releases a list of the most...

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Justin Klein Sentenced For Throwing Japanese Tourist From Cliff In Kauai

(4) Comments | Posted June 26, 2014 | 7:51 PM

A Hawaii man who critically injured a Japanese tourist by throwing her from a cliff was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison.

After being on the lam for four months, Justin Klein, 38, turned himself in to face attempted murder charges in April 2013.

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Awe-Inspiring Time Lapse Of Hawaii's Volcanoes Will Fill You With Wonder (VIDEO)

(13) Comments | Posted June 25, 2014 | 9:02 AM

We all know nothing is certain but death and taxes. There's another fact, however, that will likely remain true for generations to come.

You can't stop Mother Nature.

Unfortunately, climate change will continue to alter polar ice caps, change sea levels and overall temperatures. But, no...

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Cats + Sushi = The Most Awesome Mythical Creatures Ever

(17) Comments | Posted June 21, 2014 | 9:08 AM

From space cats and ceiling cats to the mushroom kitten, and even those precious purritos, the Internet is pretty much overrun with fantastic felines.

So, in honor of Garfield's birthday (June 19) and International Sushi Day (June 18), we present to you:...

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Medical Marijuana Patients File Lawsuits To Get Back Pot Plants From Police

(20) Comments | Posted June 20, 2014 | 7:14 PM

A group of medical marijuana patients on the Big Island of Hawaii are suing to get back pot plants that were allegedly seized wrongfully by police.

Two lawsuits have been filed against local police and Hawaii County officials claiming authorities confiscated a total of 52 plants in...

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Civil War Sword Found In Hawaii Jewelry Shop Heads To Virginia Museum

(9) Comments | Posted June 17, 2014 | 1:42 PM

It’s not every day one finds a beautiful antique sword that dates back to the Civil War and comes with its own fascinating history.

When Honolulu jewelry shop owner Ted Gonzales -- who purchases non-jewelry items as well -- bought the relic in 2012, he had no idea how the...

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6 Things You Should Know When Whale Watching

(4) Comments | Posted June 15, 2014 | 7:52 PM

There's a right way to go whale watching and there's a wrong way to go whale watching. If your tour boat bumps into a whale in the open ocean and the passengers proceed to touch it like they're at a petting zoo (like one recently did on the...

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9 Summer Safety Tips For Water Sports Adventurers

(0) Comments | Posted June 8, 2014 | 11:47 AM

After the polar vortex practically wrecked our winter months and even tried to creep into spring, we all deserve a warm and fun-filled summer.

But before you start dusting off your kayaks and paddleboards, it's time to refresh your knowledge on ocean safety. Below, a crash course on...

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