The ‘ukulele is unique part of the history and culture of Hawai‘i. Older instruments can tell their own stories—a fact that one collector wants to share with a broader audience both in the state and around the world. Jackie Young has his story.
Hawaii may seem like an unusual location for a scholarly conference on the Emancipation Proclamation. But when that measure became law 150 years ago, it resonated across the islands. From Hawaii Island, HPR's Sherry Bracken tells us more.
It’s a World War Two mystery with a Cold War twist. Researchers have found a Japanese super-submarine, buried nearly 2,500 feet below the sea. HPR’s Molly Solomon has more on the discovery of a lost World War II relic that’s been missing for more than six decades.