Bamboo: The Most Useful Plant in the World

Often referred to as the "king of vegetables," bamboo is delicious and offers many health benefits.
September 30, 2017 · 1 Comment

How Puerto Ricans Arrived on Hawai’i Island

The first Puerto Rican plantations workers arrived on Hawaii Island in 1901 after a devastating hurricane.
September 06, 2017 · 5 Comments

Hawaiian Cure for the Common Cold

While pōpolo grows on all of the Hawaiian Islands, it tends to thrive in the Hilo and Hāmākua areas of Hawai‘i Island.
September 04, 2017 · 0 Comments

Māmaki: A Traditional Hawaiian Medicinal Herb

Māmaki is invaluable as a traditional native Hawaiian medicinal herb.
August 27, 2017 · 0 Comments

Hawai‘i’s Wild Turkeys

It is estimated that there are now as many as 18,000 turkeys in the state of Hawai‘i.
August 18, 2017 · 10 Comments

PHOTO UPDATE: Crusin’ Kaipalaoa with Tita Nui

Kaipalaoa, canoes, coconuts, King Kamehameha... and how Hilo got its name.
August 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

Paradise Lost?

"Aloha! I am a visitor here to your Big Island. Could you tell me how to get to the Laulau Cafe?"
June 12, 2017 · 1 Comment

Hawai‘i’s Feral Goats: Cute—But Destructive

Feral goats can be found on all major Hawaiian Islands.
May 26, 2017 · 0 Comments

Crusin’ Ka Lae (South Point) with Tita Nui

Darde Gamayo takes us to Ka Lae, the southernmost point in the US and Hawai’i.
May 11, 2017 · 0 Comments

Purple Power: Okinawan Sweet Potato

This purple potato is being partially attributed as the reason why Okinawa has one of the highest numbers of people who live past the age of 100...
March 31, 2017 · 0 Comments