A Hawaii Pacific University student is sailing on a research vessel from San Diego to Honolulu to study the serious ecological problem of ocean debris.
Halfway through the expedition, one graduate student had documented 1,030 pieces of trash ranging from small bits of Styrofoam to a Cookie Monster inner tube.
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Abe Won’t Visit Pearl Harbor
Japan’s prime minister made the remarks amid President Obama’s trip this week to Hiroshima.
Calls To Fight Rapid Ohia Death
Government officials from Hawaii County to Washington, D.C., are seeking to step up efforts to control the tree fungus growth.
New Lava Flows From Puu Oo
The two flows from the Kilauea vent on the Big Island are moving in different directions but are not yet threatening communities.
Gov. David Ige says he is open to a report’s recommendations for stronger regulation and monitoring of chemicals sprayed by seed companies.