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Why This State Is Ground Zero For The GMO Debate

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 04.22.2014 | Green

WAIALUA, Hawaii (AP) — You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii. The t...

Receivers/Amplifiers from Pioneer and Harmon Kardon can Enhance any Surround Sound System

Michael L. Berman | Posted 04.20.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

We put our ears to the test as we played with new receivers from Pioneer and Harmon Kardon. The differences between the two -- other than price -- were subtle, at best, with both performing flawlessly.

Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Living Pioneer Journalist

Molly Alexander Darden | Posted 02.11.2014 | Books
Molly Alexander Darden

Charlayne just knew she was going to be a reporter like Brenda Starr, her hero in the comic books. Never mind that Brenda was a red-haired white girl. Never mind that most people, except her mother and grandmother, thought she didn't have a chance in the world of accomplishing that.

Chemical Corporations Tremble at Kauai's Unwavering Determination

Andrea Brower | Posted 01.23.2014 | Hawaii
Andrea Brower

We are on the verge of forcing insidiously powerful corporations to disclose what kinds of toxic experiments they are conducting on our land and people. And this is just the very tip of what is happening on Kauai, and what is increasingly happening around the world.

All Those Who Wander Are Not Lost

Iram Ganju | Posted 09.23.2013 | Impact
Iram Ganju

While those squiggly black lines we call country borders have created fascinating cultures, humanity now seems destined to transcend them as the globalized workforce must move across the boundaries of countries and continents to make a better life.

GMO & Pesticide Experiments in Hawaii: The Poisoning of Paradise

Maggie Sergio | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green
Maggie Sergio

If action isn't taken quickly and soon, I am fearful of what the long term, unrestrained use of pesticides will do to the ecology of Hawaii. What the general public needs to know, is that GMO research in Hawaii requires the use of powerful restricted use pesticides.

'Deliciously Fresh'

AP | MICHAEL MCCALL | Posted 04.01.2013 | Entertainment

-- The Band Perry, "Pioneer" (Republic Nashville) Like film director Tim Burton, the Band Perry puts an entertaining spin on the darker aspects of l...

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

How The West Was Won: 'First 85' Family Reunion Celebrates Black Pioneers

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 08.11.2012 | Black Voices

Histories of the Civil War and the mid-19th century mineral rush abound. But what happened shortly thereafter, when newly freed African Americans soug...

WATCH: Pace Gallery's Breathtaking Parachute Installation

VernissageTV | Posted 11.26.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

The German artist Carsten Nicolai is known for his works that are located between art and science. At The Pace Gallery in New York he presents two wor...

How a Dog Breeder, a Blind Man and a German Shepherd Changed the World in 1929

Kate Kelly | Posted 09.19.2011 | Education
Kate Kelly

In the early twentieth century, those without sight were marginalized members of society. A series of circumstances on two continents was to change all that, and in the process, provide dignity and independence to those with visual impairment.

Summer Genealogy Reads

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 08.29.2011 | Books
Megan Smolenyak

I'm constantly telling anyone who will listen that there's no such thing as a boring family, and many writers are discovering that their own families are a surprisingly rich source of material.

The Kibbutz Comes to South Sudan

Danna Harman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Danna Harman

JUBA, South Sudan. The Kibbutz movement is dying? Don't tell that to Emmanuel Logoro. "I have a dream," he says, sitting in his hut near a plastic C...

Actor Hilary Swank Becomes a High Flying Aviator in Amelia

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Between the big smile, mouth full of teeth and unique vocal cadence, Swank fashioned such an uncanny facsimile of Earhart that Amelia is garnering awards talk even while still flying into theaters.

Pioneer Cutting 10,000 Jobs, Abandoning Plasma TV Business

AP | SHINO YUASA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

TOKYO — Japanese electronics company Pioneer Corp. will cut 10,000 jobs globally to cope with sinking sales of car audio equipment and flat-scre...