Parts of Hawaii across the islands were hit with up to 20 inches of heavy rain in 48 hours, from Sunday to Tuesday, causing floods, landslides, and evacuations. On Tuesday Governor Ige signed an emergency proclamation to get relief for the communities that were affected. Here are some videos and photos people posted on Twitter showing the massive damage caused by the rain.
The US military scrambled aircraft to investigate a mysterious white orb floating high over the island of Kauai last week. According to the Department of Defense's office in Hawaii, the orb was an unmanned balloon lacking any identification marks. Some residents, report that they observed (and heard) jets shooting down the balloon but the military… READ THE REST
There's a stream in Waipio, Hawaii on Oahu that reportedly smells so much like beer that a representative from Envirowatch Inc said: "You would think it was a beer pub that hadn't opened its doors for three or four days." Scientists recently analyzed the flowing water and, indeed, it turned out to be 1.2 percent… READ THE REST
Chloe Mrozak, 24, was arrested for allegedly using a fake COVID-19 vaccine card to visit Oahu. One big flag was that the card specified that she had received two doses of the "Maderna" vaccine in Delaware. (She's a resident of Illinois.) Unfortunately, once police confirmed the card was phony, they weren't able to track her… READ THE REST
Even with today's massive array of innovative gizmos and gadgets at your disposal, getting your hands on professional-grade tech for your home can be a little tricky, not to mention quite expensive. And if you've ever searched for quality audio tools for your home studio, you likely have experienced this frustration. Whether you write and record your own… READ THE REST
Did you know that 70% of the oxygen we breathe comes from the ocean, specifically tiny plant-like plankton called Pyrocystis? Well, what if you can grow those tiny Pyrocystis in your own home and enjoy the benefits? Now, that's a possibility, thanks to PyroFarms. For several years, the citizen scientists at PyroFarms have been growing dinoflagellates Pyrocystis. Their mission is to "bring nature's natural wonder, beauty,… READ THE REST
Let's face it: Life is pretty expensive. And while we enjoy splurging on luxury goods, everyday necessities really shouldn't be breaking the bank. That's why memberships to retail warehouses are such a lifesaver. Suddenly, groceries, home goods, furniture, and more are all accessible and inexpensive. One of the best examples of this is Sam's Club — and right now,… READ THE REST