Volume 19, no. 6

December 2016/January 2017

Native Intelligence

Da Nutcracka

The Shampoo Farm

‘Ukulele Rock

Encyclopedia Cetacea

Maui Little Pony

The Twenty-five-hour Soup

Great Escapes

Tie One On

The Every Day Café

The Alchemist


Fit for a Queen

Iolani Palace's Ali`i Gown Reproduction Project seeks to re-create the splendor of nineteenth-century Hawai`i's royal finery

New Crops for Ancient Fields

Modern farmers are turning centuries-old Hawaiian field systems green again

Veedub Love

From Beetles to microbuses, Hawai‘i’s Volkswagen enthusiasts have caught the bug

The Cowboy Poet of Kona

Fourth-generation paniolo Allen Wall tells the stories of Hawai`i Island’s ranching culture

The Defeat of Agony

In the "venom lab" at teh University of Hawai‘i, Angel Yanagihara searches for antidotes to the sting of the box jellyfish

From Mic to Mac Nuts

National Public Radio veteran Neal Conan settles into a life (mostly) off the air

The Boys of the Corps

To help lift the islands out of the Great Depression, Hawai‘i’s Civilian Conservation Corps built roads, trails and cabins still in use today

This Old Mission House

The many lives of Maui’s Hale Ho‘ike‘ike,


From a Hill on Moloka‘i

For twenty-five years, the Ka Hula Piko festival has brought Hawai‘i’s indigenous dance back to its source

Bittersweet Harvest

King Sugar shaped Hawai‘i as we know it, but with the closing of the Island’s last mill, a long reign finally comes to an end

Hawaiian Life

Connecting Flight

The War Years

Ohana Pages

Happenings at Hawaiian Airlines


Operation Christmas