The life forms that originally colonized these islands may have been neither plant nor animal. And they're still here.
Its feet on the ocean floor, its head above the clouds, Haleakala offers an unparalleled view for contemplating the cosmos.
A discovery of Native Hawaiian petrel burrows on Lana'i sheds new light on this little-known species.
Wild pigs threaten Hawai‘i’s landscape. Local hunters offer a solution.
From dousing flames, to diving underwater, to scaling mountains, rescuers must be prepared for anything—so they train for everything.
When Maui Land & Pineapple Company stopped planting fruit last December, it looked like the end of an era—and an island way of life.
Merwin is the seventeenth U.S. poet laureate. He accepted the honor in order to spread his favorite gospel: that humans belong to nature, not the other way around.
Shifting sands blow across Moloka‘i’s wild western coast.
Philanthropy is at the center of each piece of Maui Ku‘ia Estate Chocolate.
We asked Chef Isaac Bancaco to guide us through the preparation of a four-course feast. The innovative chef enthusiastically agreed to share a few of his favorite recipes.
After her three-year odyssey around the globe, Hōkūle‘a’s youngest crewmembers prepare to take the helm.
At the Maui Polo Club, members continue a tradition where captains of the industry and cowboys have played side by side, and Maui’s paniolo are internationally known champions.
With discovery at the heart of his process, Maui abstract painter Douglas Chun draws inspiration from Chinese calligraphy and shoshin—a Zen Buddhist principle.
An island-hop from Maui, the forces of creation are putting on a spectacular fireworks show—and you’ve got a ringside seat.
Launching Maui No Ka ‘Oi - The first issue was just fifty pages, and the publication came out four times a year.
Over the past two decades, Maui Nō Ka ‘Oi has reported on an array of island issues.
Some eight species of dolphins call Hawaii’s waters home; one is the best twirling dolphin in the world.
Chasing history by outrigger canoe: a landlubber's log on a voyage to the Northwest Hawaiian Islands
Fifty years ago, Hawai'i added a fiftieth star to the Star Spangled Banner — and Maui would never be the same.
Printed Summer/Fall 1997