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Genome of Enigmatic Kennewick Skeleton Confirmed to be Native American

In 1996, a human skeleton washed out of a riverbank in Washington state. In time, searchers found roughly 90 percent of what was identified as a contemporary male of European descent.

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Technology

America's Misinformation

The public school education in America pales in comparison to other countries. Now, I know I shouldn’t let a bunch of uneducated people in the cyber world influence my thoughts, but I’ve come to realize that even in a country with a free education — people are actually really dumb. 412 more words

Culture

Mythology and traditions of Rapa Nui

Rapa Nui is better known as Easter Island and is one of the most isolated populated places in the world. Situated in the south eastern Pacific Ocean around 4,000 kilometres from Chile, South America its nearest inhabited neighbour is Pitcairn Island 2,075 to the west.  2,410 more words

Legend

WHAT STRING DID POYNESIANS INVENT THAT IS STRONGER THAN NYLON and why was it so important to Hawaii.

Kapalua, May 13–How do you hold a canoe together to sail from Tahiti and discover what today is known as Hawaii. You soak a coconut in sea water for four months, remove the mass, pound it, and weave it into rope. 30 more words

365 DAYS OF KAANAPALI

VISIT JOYS OF K BOOKSTORE IF YOU LOVE MAUI AND WOULD LIKE TO KNOW MORE


MAUI WEEKLY HAS DESCRIBED MY BOOKS AS INTRIGUING AND ILUMINATING–ANYONE WHO HAS BEEN ON THE ISLAND 24 HOURS WILL FIND THIS A HANDY REFERENCE. You can go to my on=line bookstore and order one of my popular books and get free priority mail shipping.
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