Ninth Island

Buzzwords New feature. Suggestions welcome Recommended Listening Little Grass Shack Hawaii Connections (The Ninth Island) Las Vegas Hawaiian Civic Club – https://www.facebook.com/lasvegashcc.org – https://twitter.com/LasVegasHCC http://www.9thiccoflv.org 9th Island http://articles.latimes.com/2002/oct/27/magazine/tm-island43 http://www.vegassolo.com/ninth-island http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/11411583/hawaii-residents-still-taking-trips-to-the-ninth-island-but-not-spending-as-much http://lasvegasweekly.com/news/2012/feb/16/island-desert-how-hawaii-arrived-las-vegas http://lasvegas2016.com/media/hawaiis-ninth-island Where to eat? Las Vegas Locally recommends Aloha Specialties restaurant in @thecalcasino = THE BOMB #NinthIsland Quick. Can you say Papahānaumokuākea? Have a …

Detours: A Decolonial Guide to Hawai‘i

Artwork: University Upcoming book: Detours: A Decolonial Guide to Hawai‘i The Detours project explores the fantasy of Hawai’i as an exotic destination for consumption by tourists, perverting the genre of the guidebook to produce alternative narratives, tours, mappings and images of the islands, and concrete examples of moving from metaphors of decolonization to material practices …

Hawaiian

Languages This page is dedicated to our favorite words and phrases in Hawaiian. Suggestions are welcome. February is #HawaiianLanguageMonth or #MahinaOleloHawaii YouTube Embedded Tweets Following the UN declaration, @GovHawaii proclaimed 2019 the Year of Indigenous Languages in Hawaiʻi. ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi has been recognized an official state language since 1978, and is still only one of two U.S. states with …

Little Grass Shack

Poster Among our favorite radio programs in 2018: Little Grass Shack, a Saturday staple on KUNV, Broadcasting from Greenspun Hall, UNLV. (Las Vegas). New hours: Sundays, 10am-1pm. Share the aloha and listen. Phone: 702-895-7078 and 702-895-5868. Pluses Fun hosts, engaging chatter Chance to learn about the 9th island and the connections among islands Hawaiian word …

Hawai’i Links

Hawai’i Flag Links related to Hawai’i presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines How Native Hawaiians Are Decolonizing Tourism – Fodors http://gizmodo.com/a-fight-over-a-sacred-mountaintop-could-shape-the-futur-1789405229 Club Rules Preserve Access for Hawaiʻi’s Oldest Hiking Group – https://twitter.com/wearehpr/status/879486260594614272 https://pifscblog.wordpress.com/2017/08/11/get-to-know-hawaii-fishing-communities-with-just-the-click-of-a-button/amp – https://twitter.com/noaafish_pifsc/status/897897694621876225 https://www.greenbiz.com/article/can-hawaii-sell-tourists-sustainability http://www.staradvertiser.com/2017/03/31/hawaii-news/rejected-visas-keep-thousands-from-hawaii http://www.latimes.com/travel/deals/la-tr-hawaii-volcano-eruption-visitor-point-20170103-story.html Be Inspired! Patrick Ching at the Volcano Art Center http://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/tripideas/25-things-you-didn%E2%80%99t-know-about-traveling-to-hawaii/ss-AAiIhK0 http://dlnr.hawaii.gov/blog/2016/09/19/nr16-196 http://khon2.com/2016/09/18/hawaii-tourism-authority-using-new-technology-to-attract-more-millenials-to-the-islands New Trail Opens Celebrating Mauna …

Honolulu Civil Beat

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Honolulu Civil Beat – civilbeat.com – is a news organization dedicated to cultivating an informed body of citizens, all striving to make Hawaii a better place to live. Civil Beat removed its paywall in June 2016 and transitioned to 501(c)3 nonprofit status. It is a member of the Institute for …

Oumuamua

Buzzwords Oumuamua = “a messenger from afar arriving first” and/or “scout from the distant past” (Hawaiian) YouTube Headlines https://www.nasa.gov/feature/solar-system-s-first-interstellar-visitor-dazzles-scientists https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/11/interstellar-space-rock/546371 https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/11/interstellar-space-rock/546371 If true Breakthrough https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/alien-probe-or-galactic-driftwood-seti-tunes-in-to-oumuamua http://breakthroughinitiatives.org/news/14 Stephen Hawking’s search for extraterrestrial life came up short Planeta.com Hawaiian Solar System Astronomy

O’ahu

Photo: Jimmy Emerson, Aloha Stadium O‘ahu, known as “The Gathering Place”, is the third-largest of the Hawaiian Islands. Headlines Photos in Oahu show the ‘real Hawaii’ beyond the tourist spots – CNN Hanauma Bay Hanauma Bay is both a Nature Preserve and a Marine Life Conservation District on the Island of Oahu. Hanauma_Bay https://hanaumabaystatepark.com https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g60982-d261241-Reviews-Hanauma_Bay_Nature_Preserve-Honolulu_Oahu_Hawaii.html …

Kīlauea Volcano

Photo: Ken Lund Kīlauea is the youngest and southeastern most volcano on the Island of Hawai‘i. Topographically Kīlauea appears as only a bulge on the southeastern flank of Mauna Loa, and so for many years Kīlauea was thought to be a mere satellite of its giant neighbor, not a separate volcano. However, research over the …