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Vol. 17, no. 2
April / May 2014


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Hana Hou!
Vol. 17, no. 2
April / May 2014

Native Intelligence


The wekiu bug makes its home in one place only: the summit of Mauna Kea

Fearless, flexible, almost indestructible … Hawai‘i’s kids are ripping up the waves

When the going gets tough, the ferns get growing

It’s been thirty years since a determined group of Native Hawaiians set out to save a language. How’s it going?


The Honoka‘a People’s Theatre gives an encore performance
What can old restaurant menus tell us about the health of Hawai‘i’s oceans? Ask Kyle Van Houtan.
The Hashimoto family has grown persimmons on the slopes of Haleakalä for almost a century
Rescuing Kaneohe bay one wana at a time
A new play retells the story of Ko‘olau, the leper who outwitted a government in late nineteenth-century Hawai‘i
The same technology that Google used to create its Street View is now mapping Hawai‘i’s trails

Pau Hana


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In Hana Hou!'s print edition, we take special care to include the okina (glottal stop) and kahako (macron) marks used in proper spelling of Hawaiian words.  Due to compatibility issues with certain Web browsers and search engines, however, we are not able to include them on this site.