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Domino Effect: Another Hawaii Island Passes Sweeping Anti-GMO Bill

Domino Effect: Another Hawaii Island Passes Sweeping Anti-GMO Bill

11.19.2013
Large biotech companies like Syngenta, Monsanto, Pioneer, Dow and BASF have long been experimenting with GMO crops and seeds in Hawaii....
An Island Rallies Against GMOs And Wins.. For Now

An Island Rallies Against GMOs And Wins.. For Now

11.17.2013
The last three months on Kauai have been the culmination of a longstanding resistance by many residents against the growing influence of...
You Need This Super Fruit In Your Life

You Need This Super Fruit In Your Life

11.16.2013
When trying to eat healthy, monotony is the enemy. Instead of that same old apple, reach for a stranger, prettier, nutrient-richer fruit:...
County Council Employs Shifty Maneuvers In GMO Battle

County Council Employs Shifty Maneuvers In GMO Battle

Sophie Cocke  11.16.2013
Members of the Kauai County Council replaced a departed colleague on Friday in an internal election that will likely allow the council...
High Drama In Hawaii's GMO Hearing

High Drama In Hawaii's GMO Hearing

Sophie Cocke  11.15.2013
LIHUE, KAUAI — Drama hung in the air at the Kauai County Council as members prepared to vote Thursday on whether they would override...
Amazing Sea Life Rescues Show The Tragedy Of Irresponsible Fishing

Amazing Sea Life Rescues Show The Tragedy Of Irresponsible Fishing

11.14.2013
On Maui, the search continues for a young humpback whale that was seen having trouble swimming due to fishing line wrapped around its tail....
Will This Tropical Superfood End World Hunger?

Will This Tropical Superfood End World Hunger?

Carla Herreria  11.14.2013
Move over kale, there's a new superfood in town and it's here to end world hunger. The could-be hero is called breadfruit although it...
One Of The Biggest Killers Of Whales Strikes Again

One Of The Biggest Killers Of Whales Strikes Again

11.13.2013
Maui is on an island-wide search for a young humpback whale that was seen entangled in polypropylene fishing line Monday. Hawaii News...
Electric Company Takes Strange Approach To Massive New Solar Project

Electric Company Takes Strange Approach To Massive New Solar Project

Sophie Cocke  11.12.2013
HONOLULU - Hawaiian Electric Co. is hoping to fast-track nine solar farms on Oahu that could mean hundreds of thousands of solar panels...
Could This Invention Change Everything About Commuting?

Could This Invention Change Everything About Commuting?

Gabriela Aoun  11. 9.2013
The phrase “This changes everything” gets thrown around a lot, but in the sustainable commuting sphere, an invention out of New York...
How Could This Adorable Creature Cause $50 Million Worth Of Damage In Hawaii?

How Could This Adorable Creature Cause $50 Million Worth Of Damage In Hawaii?

Carla Herreria  11. 8.2013
The Aloha State is famous for, well, its spirit of aloha -- you can feel it in the tropical breezes and sense it in the warm and welcoming...
Snake Sightings Spell Trouble For Snake-Free Hawaii

Snake Sightings Spell Trouble For Snake-Free Hawaii

11. 6.2013
On Tuesday morning, a pedestrian in Honolulu's Chinatown came across a snake in the sidewalk. Now it'd be surprising enough to stumble...
$700 Million Undersea Cable Could Bring Hawaii's Energy Independence Dreams Closer

$700 Million Undersea Cable Could Bring Hawaii's Energy Independence Dreams Closer

Sophie Cocke  10.30.2013
In a major change that could effectively nix plans for the long-debated industrial-scale wind farm proposed for Lanai, state policymakers...
Photographer's Awe-Inspiring Project Shows Hawaii Like It's Never Been Seen Before

Photographer's Awe-Inspiring Project Shows Hawaii Like It's Never Been Seen Before

10.28.2013
It's been said that helicopter pilots in Hawaii have one of the best gigs going. The same could be said of photographers in Hawaii. So,...