The Conversation: Monday, February 13th, 2017

Feb 13, 2017
Public Domain Pictures

Broken Public University System; Murder at the Coco Palms Hotel; Modern Dance

The Conversation: Friday, February 10th, 2017

Feb 10, 2017

Future of Black Lives Matter; Life as a Hermit in Rural China; Hawaii Film Challenge

The Conversation: Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Feb 9, 2017

Lowering Blood Quantum for Hawaiian Homelands; Social Media Parenting; Plantation Village On Stage

Town Square: Another Look at the Rail Project

Feb 9, 2017
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Wikimedia Commons

  Since before Honolulu's elevated rail broke ground, architect Scott Wilson has advocated for a different system. Still rail but 'at grade.' In a report released this year he re-energized that idea to transform the bloated project once it reaches town. Scott Wilson will be on the show to answer calls and questions.

The Conversation: Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Feb 8, 2017

Education and Social Mobility; Prescription Authority for Psychologists; Exploring Inequality and Protectionism with Kids

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U.S. Department of Agriculture / Flickr

  Today on Bytemarks Café, we’ll get an update on the XLR8UH Accelerator program and learn how it’s evolved. We’ll also hear from two companies in the latest cohort who are focused on the agriculture sector and find out what makes this sector so popular.

The Conversation: Monday, February 6th, 2017

Feb 6, 2017

Over Cleaning Our Kids; Elder Care Program; Protest Music

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Wikimedia Commons

Today on The Body Show, talking about the new vaccines on the horizon with guest Dr. Andrew Croaker of the Centers for Disease Control about the different shots offered for kids, adults seniors, and more.

The Conversation: Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Feb 3, 2017
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Political Future for Fukumoto; Secrets of a Talented Teacher; Music from Karrin Allyson

The Conversation: Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Feb 2, 2017
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Retaining Quality Teachers; Importance of Sleep Quality; Makahiki Season on Kauai

The Conversation: Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Feb 1, 2017
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Treating Homelessness as a Medical Condition; Immigration Changes’ Impact on Hawaii; The Search for the Golden Fleece

The Conversation: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Jan 31, 2017
American Art

Being Indigenous in the Modern World; Possible Tax Increase on Tobacco; Policy Priorities for Keiki Caucus

The Conversation: Monday, January 30th, 2017

Jan 30, 2017
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Good News for Hawaiian Monk Seals; Does Honolulu Need a Toll Road? Mental Health Advocacy

Vic / Flickr
Vic / Flickr

Oxidation and inflammation...sound scary? How about free radicals? Well inside the body it could be to blame for a lot of common conditions like heart disease and more. Today on the Body Show, talking with experts about how to minimize these effects on health and maximize longevity.

The Conversation: Friday, January 27th, 2017

Jan 27, 2017
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Neighbor Island Homeless Count; Women’s Issues in the Legislature; Whale Watching on Maui

The Conversation: Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Jan 26, 2017
Facebook - Onward, Etc

Changes to national Education Policy; Engaging Younger Voters; Live Music from Onward, Etc.

The Conversation: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Jan 25, 2017
Katherine Hitt

Will 2017 Be the Year of Decriminalization? Measuring Economic Value of Conservation; Buffalo Soldiers On Stage; Balancing Culture and New Discovery

Town Square: Is Higher Education Needed in the Current Era?

Jan 24, 2017

Three years ago, Google hired 14% of its team members who didn't have a BA degree. Why? Because in the current innovation era, it's about what you can do with what you know, and how creatively you solve problems. Today on Town Square, we talk with Expert-in-Residence at Harvard's Innovation Lab and all around education disrupter, Tony Wagner, co-author of Most Likely to Succeed.

Bytemarks Café: Tech Policy Preview 2017

Jan 23, 2017
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Jim Bowen / Flickr

  Join us today on Bytemarks Café for our annual tech policy preview. We’ll find out what issues might take center stage for the upcoming 2017 legislative session. Fresh from ‘opening day’ at the state Capitol, Robbie Melton from the HTDC and Representative Mark Nakashima will share their predictions and perspectives.

The Conversation: Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Jan 23, 2017
Wikimedia Commons

A Second Chance for Bioenergy; Keeping the East-West Center Relevant; Inside the Mind of a Modern Inventor

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Martina Rathgens / Flickr

Looking and feeling your best, we all want that for the New Year. So what's the latest in cosmetic surgery to help you look and feel great? Next time on The Body Show, talking about the latest in invasive and non-invasive ways to put your best face forward.

The Conversation: Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Jan 19, 2017
Open Source Photos

Tax Increases Likely Ahead; Unity Concert in Waikiki; Hawaii Actor Makes it Big

The Conversation: Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Jan 18, 2017
© 2014, Linny Morris, courtesy of the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.

Learning to Identify Fake News; Implementing Harm Reduction in Hawaii; Art and Music from Around the World

Town Square: The 2017 Legislative Session

Jan 18, 2017
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Teemu008 / Flickr

  With the opening of the Legislature this week, lawmakers began the process of sifting through thousands of bill. They'll determine what issues will mark this session and what contrast there may be between our state and a changed federal government. Neal Milner and Colin Moore join me with a preview.

The Conversation: Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Jan 17, 2017

Colleen Hanabusa’s Thoughts on 115th Congress; Life On Mars; Hope for Maui’s Coral Reefs

Bytemarks Café: Maritime RobotX

Jan 17, 2017
Maritime RobotX
Maritime RobotX

  Today on Bytemarks Café, we find out about a new robotics competition called Maritime RobotX. Teams come together from all over the world every two years to test their autonomous marine vessels on a complex obstacle course.

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The Javorac / Flickr

The opioid crisis is in full force nationwide. But there are other options for people who are suffering in chronic pain that don't come just in a pill. Next time on the Body Show, talking with a health psychologist about hypnosis, meditation and more.

The Conversation: Monday, January 16th, 2017

Jan 16, 2017

Contrarian View on Drug Use; Fostering Innovation in Education; How to Be a Hollywood Stuntman

The Conversation: Friday, January 13th, 2017

Jan 13, 2017
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Alternatives to Obamacare; Outlook for Maui’s Sugar Workers; Mandating Tax Return Disclosure for Presidential Candidates

The Conversation: Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Jan 12, 2017
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Outlook for Good Governance; Healthcare Reform in Hawaii; Jazz of Lenore Raphael