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Bookmarks for July 27th

Bookmarks for July 27th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on July 27th: Scientists Study Distinct Ecosystem at Ocean’s Surface: Scientists are now discovering that the top hundredth-inch of the ocean is somewhat like a sheet of jelly. And this odd habitat, thinner than a human...

Bookmarks for July 20th

Bookmarks for July 20th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on July 20th: DOE Announces Nearly $14 Million to go to 28 New Wind Energy Projects: U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the selection of 28 new wind energy projects for up to...

Bookmarks for July 6th

Bookmarks for July 6th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on July 6th: Temporary Bottom Fishing Ban Begins: Starting Monday some of the most popular and sought after fresh fish entrees wont be local. A temporary bottom fishing ban goes into effect. Meanwhile there’s a proposal...

Bookmarks for June 29th

Bookmarks for June 29th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on June 29th: EPA awards $200,000 Brownfields grant to Department of Hawaiian Home Lands: The funding will be used to start clean up work on the Department’s East Kapolei site, clearing an area adjacent to locations...

Bookmarks for June 22nd

Bookmarks for June 22nd

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on June 21st: School Program Cuts Problem Behaviors In Fifth Graders In Half: The study was conducted in 20 public elementary schools in Hawaii. Participating schools had below-average standardized test scores and diverse student populations with...

Bookmarks for June 15th

Bookmarks for June 15th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on June 15th: Scientists Find That Squid’s Bioluminescence Comes From Eye-Related Genes: The squid, commonly called Hawaiian Bobtail squid, has a light organ that is totally separate from the eyes. The new finding is that this...

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: What to do in Hawaii? Get up early and stand in line for a Palm Pre: I was out in Hawaii crawling around a ship for the last week and was scheduled to...

Bookmarks for June 3rd

Bookmarks for June 3rd

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on June 3nd: Hybrid remotely operated vehicle ‘Nereus’ reaches deepest part of the ocean: A new type of deep-sea robotic vehicle called Nereus has successfully reached the deepest part of the world's ocean, reports a team...

Bookmarks for May 29th

Bookmarks for May 29th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 29th: Breakthrough Technology Enables Edible TruTag to Prevent Counterfeit Medicine: A novel technology that can help prevent not only counterfeit medicine and other consumables, but can also be used in a wide range of...

Bookmarks for May 18th

Bookmarks for May 18th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 18th: Fish Poisoning May Be Why Polynesians Left Paradise: Could ciguatera poisoning be behind the storied migrations of the Polynesian natives who colonized New Zealand, Easter Island and, possibly, Hawaii in the 11th to...

Bookmarks for May 11th

Bookmarks for May 11th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 11th: Lingle lauds Big Island carbon facility: The Big Island Carbon facility will produce activated charcoal from macadamia nut shells bought from local nut farmers who now have to pay to dispose of the...

Bookmarks for May 4th

Bookmarks for May 4th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on May 4th: Dow AgroSciences to lease Kauai sugar lands: Dow AgroSciences LLC has signed a multiyear lease for 3,400 acres from Gay & Robinson on the eastern ridge of Makaweli on Kauai for corn seed...

Bookmarks for April 27th

Bookmarks for April 27th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on April 27th: Creating Diamonds in Space: Do you know that there are countless diamonds in space? Loads of tiny diamonds, each measuring one micrometer are located in the material that surrounds some stars–their circumstellar disks....

Bookmarks for April 20th

Bookmarks for April 20th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on April 20th: Surveillance vehicles take flight using alternative energy: Fuel cell powered UAVs are taking flight as an Office of Naval Research (ONR)-sponsored program to help tactical decision-makers gather critical information more efficiently and quietly....

Bookmarks for April 14th

Bookmarks for April 14th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on April 14th: Sound From Exploding Volcanoes Compared With Jet Engines: New research on infrasound from volcanic eruptions shows an unexpected connection with jet engines. These findings provide scientists with a more useful probe of the...

Bookmarks for April 6th

Bookmarks for April 6th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on April 6th: Fragility Of World’s Coral Is Revealed Through Study Of Northwestern Hawaiian Islands: A new study how endangered coral reef ecosystems can be more effectively managed. Researchers explain how their maps of the Northwestern...

Bookmarks for March 30th

Bookmarks for March 30th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on March 30th: Tech Industry Growing In Hawaii: A state report shows Hawaii’s science and tech industries generate more than $3-billion dollars a year. That’s about 17-percent of Hawaii’s total revenue. Yet it’s employees make up...

Bookmarks for March 25th

Bookmarks for March 25th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on March 25th: Bill in Legislature pushes to put Hawaii medical records online: A system linking all hospital, patient and physician records via an online database would cut medical costs in Hawai'i and improve patient care...

Bookmarks for March 18th

Bookmarks for March 18th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on March 16th: New species of bamboo coral identified off Hawaii: Scientists have identified seven new species of bamboo coral discovered thousands of feet below the ocean’s surface. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said the...

Bookmarks for March 9th

Bookmarks for March 9th

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on March 9th: AFP: Whale sonar: Two pings are better than one: Many whale species have sonar systems that send out two pings at once, allowing them to detect underwater objects with greater accuracy than even...