East Asian Observatory Deputy Director Jessica Dempsey says she is confident Hawaii has the highest concentration of women working as astronomers anywhere in the world.
Bills providing funding to combat rat lungworm disease and little fire ants are making progress this legislative session.
A Hawaii County Council member wants to rein in rooster farms. Puna Councilwoman Eileen O’Hara is introducing a bill that would require anyone owning more than four roosters to keep them at least 75 feet from property lines. She said the intent is to make them less of a nuisance for neighbors after complaints she received from residents uncomfortable with all the crowing.
With the state Land Board designating 40 acres off the Daniel K. Inouye Highway as a shooting range, Hawaii Island gun owners now have a place to legally practice their marksmanship.
Want to drive up Maunakea or down into Waipio Valley? Then soon you might need to have the right set of wheels.
A Hawaii County Council member is proposing commercial sponsorships as another means to raise revenue.
The University of Hawaii’s Mars simulation on Mauna Loa was cancelled Monday after one of the four crew members withdrew.
Participants in the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s Mars simulation on Mauna Loa will be staying Earthside after a crew member withdrew, prompting the exercise’s cancellation less than two weeks after it started.