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Bookmarks for June 14th

Bookmarks for June 14th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on June 14th: Hawaii Biotech will be sold at auction: Hawaii Biotech filed for bankruptcy protection on Dec. 11, at which time it claimed between $1 million and $10 million in assets and liabilities. The company...

Bookmarks for June 7th

Bookmarks for June 7th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on June 7th: USDA Begins National Survey of Honey Bee Pests and Diseases: The Department of Agriculture today announced the beginning of a 13-state survey of honey bee pests and diseases contributing to the decline of...

Bookmarks for May 31st

Bookmarks for May 31st

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 31st: Advanced BioScience Laboratories to Manufacture Hawaii Biotech’s Dengue Vaccine for Clinical Trial: Hawaii Biotech, Inc. and Advanced BioScience Laboratories, Inc. announced today they are partnering for preclinical development of a dengue vaccine. Growers...

Bookmarks for May 24th

Bookmarks for May 24th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 24th: Senate Passes Telework Enhancement Act for Federal Workers: The U.S. Senate passed the Telework Enhancement Act of 2010 (S. 707), sponsored by Senator Daniel K. Akaka, to expand telecommuting opportunities in the federal...

Bookmarks for May 17th

Bookmarks for May 17th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 17th: Wind farm pact approved: The state Public Utilities Commission has approved a power purchase agreement between Hawaiian Electric Co. and the developer of a Kahuku wind farm project, described as the largest of...

Bookmarks for May 10th

Bookmarks for May 10th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 10th: EIS released for $1B Big Isle telescope project: The document was released Friday, noting a few remaining issues as the university moves toward signing a sublease with TMT officials for the $1 billion...

Bookmarks for May 3rd

Bookmarks for May 3rd

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 3rd: Hawaii filming of ‘Lost’ spent $228M locally over 4 years: The locally produced TV show, which airs its final episode on May 23, spent $228.2 million in Hawai’i from 2006 to 2009 and...

Bookmarks for April 26th

Bookmarks for April 26th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on April 26th: Cosmic Dark Matter Clumps Into Cigar Shapes: For this study, the researchers used the Prime Focus Camera on the Subaru Telescope on Mauna Kea in Hawaii to observe 20 galaxy clusters. Life on...

Bookmarks for April 19th

Bookmarks for April 19th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on April 19th: Is Internet Civility an Oxymoron?: Peer News, a new site launching in Hawaii and funded by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar, will not permit comments at all. Editor John Temple said anonymity had so...

Bookmarks for April 12th

Bookmarks for April 12th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on April 12th: Rogue Brown Dwarf Lurks in Our Cosmic Neighborhood: Brown dwarf-hunting astronomers have reported the discovery of a “failed star” located within 10 light-years from Earth. This makes it the nearest brown dwarf and...

Bookmarks for March 29th

Bookmarks for March 29th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on March 29th: Surfing the globe: A solar-powered, ocean-going device that looks like a Boogie board is being developed in Hawaii and California that could replace deep ocean buoys and warn about approaching tsunamis. UH shares...

Bookmarks for March 24th

Bookmarks for March 24th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on March 24th: Extraterrestrial Hurricane Discovered at Neptune’s South Pole: Something’s afoot at Neptune’s South Pole. Astronomers took a series of infrared pictures of Neptune using the 10 metre W.M. Keck II telescope on Mauna Kea,...

Bookmarks for March 17th

Bookmarks for March 17th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked through March 17th: 48 Hawaii-only species given endangered listing: The Obama administration declared 48 species as endangered and announced plans to set aside more than 40 square miles on Kauai as critical habitat to allow the...

Bookmarks for March 8th

Bookmarks for March 8th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on March 8th: We can clear up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch: Once a five-mile stretch of golden sand, Kamilo beach on the island of Hawaii has become a huge rubbish dump. A British company is...

Bookmarks for February 22nd

Bookmarks for February 22nd

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on February 22nd: Navy gives new minisub a try: Submergence Group LLC, which builds experimental submarines, thought it could build a better mousetrap, or at least a more economical minisub for Navy use. SG Biofuels Launches...

Bookmarks for February 16th

Bookmarks for February 16th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on February 16th: ‘Second invasion’ threatens nurseries: The tiny noisemakers have returned to Waimanalo where they are mounting a “second invasion” and pose a threat to the nursery owners who depend on potted plant sales. Too...

Bookmarks for February 8th

Bookmarks for February 8th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on February 8th: $700K Mobile Command Sits For Years: A high-tech, state-of-the-art emergency mobile command unit that cost $700,000 has sat idle for 2 1/2 years after it arrived in Hawaii. KITV found out that most...

Bookmarks for February 2nd

Bookmarks for February 2nd

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on February 1st: Report on the Task Force on Reinventing Government [PDF]: House Concurrent Resolution No. 76 established a Task Force on Reinventing Government to examine the existingoperations and organizations of Hawaii’s state government and recommend...

Bookmarks for January 27th

Bookmarks for January 27th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on January 28th: NASA’s WISE Eye Spies Near-Earth Asteroid: NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, has spotted its first never-before-seen near-Earth asteroid, the first of hundreds it is expected to find during its mission to...

Bookmarks for January 19th

Bookmarks for January 19th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on January 19th: Fast-Food Fries Cooked in Higher-Fat Corn Oil, Study Shows: Fast-food chains are more likely than smaller restaurants to cook their French fries in corn oil, which is higher in cholesterol-raising saturated fats than...