shaken by quake Kīlauea volcano spew hot lava threatens native Hawaii who throw trash on mountain It’s true that lava is hot enough to burn up some of our trash. When Kilauea erupted on the Big island of Hawaii in 2018, the lava flows were hotter than 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit (1,100 Celsius). That’s hotter than […]
State wildlife officials are concerned about native plants and animals being harmed during the ongoing demonstrations at Mauna Kea. Hundreds and often thousands have gathered on Mauna Kea Access Road across from Puu Huluhulu in opposition of the Thirty Meter Telescope. The are is a hub for native plants and animals.
Why Native Hawaiians Protesting Giant Telescope on Mauna Kea Aren’t Going Anywhere | NBC Left Field － lanikai-beach.net
The Hawaii Island’s Mauna Kea mountain, the most sacred site to Native Hawaiians, is also a prized location to the astronomy community as a home to many powerful observatories. This summer, a community of resistance called Pu’uhonua o Pu’uhuluhulu formed on the access road that leads to the summit of Mauna Kea, where Native Hawaiian […]
“If Not Now, When Will We Stand?” Native Hawaiians Fight Construction of Telescope on Mauna Kea － lanikai-beach.net
A historic indigenous resistance is unfolding on the Big Island of Hawaii, where thousands have descended on Mauna Kea, a sacred Native site, to defend it from the construction of a $1.4 billion telescope. Scientists say the Thirty Meter Telescope will help them peer into the deepest corners of space, but indigenous resisters say the […]
Native Hawaiians call this dormant volcano Mauna Kea, and many consider it sacred. Only high-ranking chiefs and priests are allowed to climb it. Now, Native Hawaiian protesters are blocking the construction of a billion-dollar telescope, on this sacred land. But, the state’s governor has signed an emergency proclamation granting police the power to clear the […]