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Vol.18, no.5
October/November 2015


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Hana Hou!
Vol.18, no.5
October/November 2015

Native Intelligence

The Dojo of Daiginjo
Feral Fowl
Dont Take My Kodachrome Away
Mapping Pele's Plume
The Big Little Asian Market


Going the Distance
Paddling thirty-two grueling miles on your stomach through some of the most treacherous waters on Earth? Paddleboarders love it.

In Living Color
The beauty of Hawai‘i’s nudibranchs

Natural Rhythm
Fire starting, throwing net, hunting — musician and expert tracker Brother Noland teaches what you need to know to survive in Hawai‘i’s wilderness


Riding with the Professor
College credit for surfing? Ian Masterson wrote the curriculum.
How a band of Native Hawaiian settlers turned a patch of Utah desert into a thriving community
The Ringmaster
In the 1960s “Gentleman Ed” Francis took professional wrestling in Hawai‘i to the next level — over the top
Blade Runners
Ultra-fast, ultra-light Moth-class sailboats take flight in the Islands
Growth Industry
Restoring native Hawaiian forests means you need native Hawaiian plants — hundreds of thousands of them
Out of the Fire
Daniel Moe’s muse is super-hot and endlessly creative — and yes, it’s a volcano
Caw of the Wild
Returning the ‘alala, Hawai‘i’s endemic crow, to its native habitat
The Great Diversion
The East Maui Irrigation system was one of the nineteenth century’s major feats of hydrologic engineering

Pau Hana

Illinois Hoe


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