Chris Vandercook

Co-Host, The Conversation

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Sunset Beach Erosion: UH SOEST; Harvard’s Rental Housing Report; Rat Lung Worm

U.S. Army

Agriculture Travel Restrictions; Rebuilding Puerto Rico’s Grid; Humpback Whale Season Begins; Cesspool Hot Spots

Wikimedia Commons

Hotel Panic Buttons; A.I. and Science Fiction; 2017 Environmental Report

JDNX / Flickr

Hawaii’s Economic Outlook for 2018

Mike MacKenzie / Flickr

Social Media Vigilantism; Local Net Neutrality; Fake News and Mainstream Media


Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Karen Neoh / Flickr

Deedy Case Headed for a Third Trial; Waikiki Natatorium; Improving School Bus Efficiency; Global Teacher Prize

Wikimedia Commons

Same-Sex Parental Obligations; Health Disparities in Ethnic Groups; Planned Parenthood Looks Ahead; Ukulele Artist Taimane

Joni Sternbach /

Homeless Youth; CHIP in Hawaii; Recovering MIA Americans; Tin Type Photography

Guiseppe Fonatiello / Flickr

Waikiki Natatorium; Release of Intergalactic Map; The Captured Economy; Hawaii Non-Profits

Syracuse University Lava Project

Kauai Pesticide Report; Dangers of Downsizing Marine Preserves; Art and Science of Creating Lava

Flickr - USDAgov

Food Waste at the City Level; Primary Challenge for Gabbard; Meals on Wheels; Gilbert and Sullivan Christmas


Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as New Capital of Israel; Tax Plan Raises Concerns Among Grad Students; Suicide PreventionFederal Grant for Small Business

Wikimedia Commons

Pearl Harbor Memories; Waikiki Erosion; Wartime Hawaii in Fiction; Farm Equipment Theft

Courtesy of the Pacific Fleet Submarine Museum

After Action Review of 2017 Point in Time Count; USS Bowfin; Citizen Engagement in 2017

Eielson Air Force Base

Medical Marijuana and Gun Rights

Facebook - Shane Dorian

Sexual Assault in Congress; Managing Pacific Fisheries; Early Learning Shortage; Surfing Legend Shane Dorian

Asitimes / Flickr

Voter Turnout in Hawaii; Nuclear North Korea, HSTA Responds to Union Critique

Wikimedia Commons

Mental Health Across Society


Republican Tax Plan Advances; Johnson Amendment Repeal; Prosecuting Agricultural Theft on Hawaii Island; Habitat Zone for False Killer Whales

Lee Cataluna

Power Dynamics of Sexual Harassment; Kona Coast Coffee Theft; Habilitat Drug Rehab Program; Extraordinary Stories from an Ordinary 'Ohana

Wikimedia Commons

Big Island Coffee Bean Theft; Increase in Waikiki Violence; Public Sector UnionsMy Mother Said, Watch Out for Those French Girls

JDNX / Flickr

Black Friday Retail; Hearing Loss in Veterans; Benefits of a Gap Year; Marine Corps Holiday Concert

Wikimedia Commons

Net Neutrality Rules; Declining News Coverage; Probiotics for Plants; Hawaii’s Gig Economy

U.S. Air Force

DEA Authority to Restrict Opioids; Fake Service Animals; Priced Out of Oahu; Remembering Queen Liliuokalani

Wikimedia Commons

Consequences of Protesting; Wheelchair Access to Beaches; Complete Streets in Honolulu; Fa'alavelave: The Interruption

U.S. Navy / Flickr

Saving the Vaquita Porpoise; Navy Plans Increased Training in Hawaii; Ukulele Music Therapy

Vaping360 / Flickr

Health Science of Vaping; Hawaii Island Bus System; New Data on Coral Bleaching

Wikimedia Commons

Tax Reform Poses Challenge to Universities; Immigrant Labor in Longline Fishing; New School for Kapolei

U.S. Pacific Air Forces

State Pensions on Path to Solvency; Challenges to COFA Immigrants; Making Drinking Water Out of Thin Air