It’s called “The Runit Dome,” but locals call it “The Tomb.” In the 1970s, the United States built the huge concrete structure in the Marshall Islands to house nuclear…

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Announcing a target to cut greenhouse gases by at least 100% below 1990 levels in 2050 is a necessary step to tackle the climate emergency. But it won’t be…

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Pacific voyagers from several countries are expected to sail into Pohnpei this June on two newly built traditional, fossil fuel-free sailing canoes — Okeanos Palau and Okeanos Waa’qab —…

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Junk and unhealthy foods have been banned from schools around Samoa. The initiative announced by the Ministry of Health on Friday was part of the World Food Safety Day commemoration…

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As our ohana from the Cook Islands Voyaging Society are approaching the home country of their vaka Marumaru Atua, we would like to share with you three selected blogs…

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Pacific voyagers from over six island countries are expected to arrive in Port Vila aboard two traditionally based, fossil fuel-free sailing canoes Okeanos Palau and Okeanos Waa’qab this weekend….

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Northland Te Tai Tokerau leader Sir Hekenukumai Busby, known affectionately as Sir Hek, has died. The world-renowned carver and traditional navigator of Te Rarawa and Ngāti Kahu descent was…

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The Okeanos Vanuatu team had the pleasure of meeting the captain and crew of Breguet Explorer from the Race for Water Foundation in Port Vila, Vanuatu. Race for Water…

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Indigenous leaders offer unique perspective on climate change Climate change may finally be making headlines, but it is far from news. Addressing an overflow crowd at “The Land and…

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People of the Arctic, the South Seas, and the desert have been alert to the ravages of climate change long before the so-called more sophisticated scientific community. When I…

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