2013 stargazing event calendar for the Hawaiian skies. Our online Hawaii astronomy calendar gives detailed viewing information and fun trivia for each event as it draws close. Continue reading
One of the most popular “facts” about Hawaii is that you can find 10 (or 11, 12) of the 13 climate zones on the Big Island. Is this true? (no!) And how many climate zones are there actually in the world? And how many of those can you find on the Big Island? Continue reading
“Hawai’i Pono’i” is the state song of Hawaii, and one of four national anthems in the history of Hawaii. Learn about the history of all four songs, and listen to Hawaii’s state song. Continue reading
From zero to hero in 10 questions! Learn about Hawaii and find out if you are shark bait or da BIG kahuna. Easy to share with your friends! Continue reading
Hawaii is not the state with most earthquakes, but it is the state with the highest earthquake density! Learn more about where you are most likely to feel an earthquake and how dangerous this is. Continue reading
Because your time is valuable we have prepared these 6 great tips on whale watching to allow you to make the most (and best!) out of your time. Learn the how, where, when and what to bring of whale watching in 6 comprehensive tips. Continue reading
Did you know that a whale is more closely related to a giraffe than to a fish? This guide to whale watching gives you a broad popular scientific background on humpback whales and great whale watching (and listening!) tips.
A short history of the Big Island of Hawaii in 5 volcanoes. We tell the 1 million year history via surprising facts and trivia on each of these volcanoes. Find out why the air force bombed a lava flow in 1935, when the next Hawaiian Island will break the surface, how a volcano can be responsible for a mega-tsunami, and much more. Continue reading