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Opinion pieces, analyses and letters are intended to provide a diverse range of views from our community. They are not intended to represent the views of Big Island Now.
LETTER: The Thirty Meter Telescope

LETTER: The Thirty Meter Telescope

August 1, 2015

“The debate over the Thirty Meter Telescope has become extremely divisive for our community. I’ve lost several long time friends because I support this telescope project.”

VOLCANO WATCH: New Life into Old Volcano Photos

VOLCANO WATCH: New Life into Old Volcano Photos

July 31, 2015

In this week’s Volcano Watch, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses how detective work breathes new life into old volcano photos.

VOLCANO WATCH: 'Leaky' lava tubes VOLCANO WATCH: ‘Leaky’ lava tubes July 24, 2015 · No Comments · Discussion

In this week’s Volcano Watch, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses “leaky” lava tubes that have spread lava flows a short distances from Puʻu ʻŌʻō.

LETTER: Displeasure About the Hawai'i Island Humane Society LETTER: Displeasure About the Hawai’i Island Humane Society July 20, 2015 · No Comments · Discussion

“By HIHS’s own admittance, they euthanized 10,000 animals last year. That comes out to 23 animals per day.”

VOLCANO WATCH: Volcano Alarms Keep HVO Virtually Vigilant 24/7 VOLCANO WATCH: Volcano Alarms Keep HVO Virtually Vigilant 24/7 July 17, 2015 · No Comments · Discussion

In this week’s Volcano Watch, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses volcano alarms.

LETTER: Protecting Mauna a Wakea LETTER: Protecting Mauna a Wakea July 13, 2015 · 4 Comments · Discussion

“Illegal and unconstitutional State action is a far greater threat to the community than rocks in the road.”

VOLCANO WATCH: Jim Kauahikaua Receives Meritorious Service Award VOLCANO WATCH: Jim Kauahikaua Receives Meritorious Service Award July 10, 2015 · No Comments · Discussion

In this week’s Volcano Watch, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory celebrates HVO scientist Jim Kauahikaua, who received a Meritorious Service Award.

LETTER: Commercial Operations on Maunakea LETTER: Commercial Operations on Maunakea July 6, 2015 · 1 Comment · Discussion

“In these times of turmoil on Maunakea, it seems that commercial tour operators on the mountain easily become a target for criticism, being seen as ‘users’ of the mountain.”

VOLCANO WATCH: Is Earth’s Neighbor Volcanically Active? VOLCANO WATCH: Is Earth’s Neighbor Volcanically Active? July 3, 2015 · No Comments · Discussion

In this week’s Volcano Watch, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory discusses whether or not Earth’s neighbor, Venus, has active volcanoes.

LETTER: Kapu Aloha Shows Us a Positive Way Forward LETTER: Kapu Aloha Shows Us a Positive Way Forward June 29, 2015 · 5 Comments · Discussion

“If Kapu Aloha tells us anything, it’s that we’re all connected…”

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