POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii: RIMPAC – the huge, multi-national naval training exercise – is approaching its final week here in the Hawaiian Islands. Held every two years by Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, RIMPAC 2012 is a multinational maritime exercise that takes place in and around the waters of the Aloha State. The training even spills […]
MAUNA KEA, Hawaii: The University of Hawaii plans to drill into the earth at two of three prospective locations within the Humu’ula Saddle region of Hawaii Island, in order conduct a detailed hydrologic assessment of the process occurring inside the Big Island. UH is preparing a Draft Environmental Assessment for the study, which has been […]
Week of science ends with public display at Imiloa Astronomy Center in Hilo Video by David Corrigan, Voice of Stephanie Salazar HILO, Hawaii: This Saturday, visitors to ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center in Hilo were able to get up close to the machines that will pave the way for humans to colonize outer space…. some of NASA’s futuristic […]
SADDLE ROAD, Hawaii: Some incredible video of a car engulfed in flames on Saturday, after a crash along Saddle Road at the 50 mile marker. This video was taken by Gavin Tanouye – known to KWXX radio listeners as G Cruz – who happened to be in the area when the two-car crash occurred. This footage […]
POHAKULOA, Hawaii: A change of command ceremony for U.S. Army Garrison Pōhakuloa was held on base on Tuesday. Lt. Col. Rolland C. Niles relinquished command to Lt. Col. Eric P. Shwedo. Also, there was a special recognition for the Assumption of Responsibility of CSM Alan D. Higgs, now the senior non-commissioned officer. Niles has commanded […]
The University of Hawaii’s Institute for Astronomy released the remarkable first infrared astronomy image taken by the 2.2-meter telescope on Mauna Kea.
It was a marathon day at the Hawaii County Council on Wednesday, as lawmakers debated two important measures concerning hunting on Hawaii Island.
The Transit of Venus was underway by slightly after noon on Tuesday… the rare celestial event when the planet Venus passes directly in front of the sun from Earth’s perspective.
Subaru Telescope has assisted scientists in reaching an adaptive optics milestone while observing the vast univserse.
Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill was approved by the Senate Committee on Appropriations on Tuesday