Volume 14, no. 3

June / July 2011

Native Intelligence

Mr. Impossible

A Very Good Year

The Candymen

Heiva Honcho

The Isle of Kites

Fur Farm

Riding the Sugar Train

Workin' at the Car Wash

Departments

The Book of Fortunes

The amazing story of Georgius Everhardus Rumphius and his Herbarium Aboinense

Kulia's Kuleana

Kulia Kauhi Tolentino and her middle-school students are restoring the abandoned lo'i of Waipi'o  

Hawai'i's King of Corn

Plant breeder Jim Brewbaker, who helped make corn a staple in the tropical world, celebrates half a century at the University of Hawai'i

Bundle of Joy

Meat, fish, greens, salt ... laulau's got it all

In the Garden of Verses

Talking poetry and palms with Poet Laureate W.S. Merwin

Features

Risky Business

Falling, diving, crashing and burning with Hawai'i's fearless and much-in-demand stuntpeople

Waking the Lion

The dancers of Wah Ngai take a thousand-year-old Chinese tradition into new territory

Rubbah Soul

Hawai'i loves its slippahs, but where did the famously functional footwear come from?

Hawaiian Life

Pauhana

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