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Sailing to Save The Polynesian Islands From Climate Destruction

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- 1831 days ago -
The Hōkūleʻa will sail worldwide for four years.

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Elle B (84)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 9:53 am
Ty Cal. . . great article. . .will watch for updates over the four years. . .just think if this and like stories dominated media reporting. . .

Winnie A (179)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 12:14 pm

Carol H (229)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 3:24 pm
noted, thanks Cal

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 4:56 pm
June 14, 2013 |

Two weeks ago, dozens of Hawaiians gathered at the Marine Education & Training Center in Honolulu to bid farewell to the Hōkūleʻa as she and her crew embarked on an unprecedented journey. After the group gathered in prayer aboard the Polynesian sea craft, the wind carried the double-hulled canoe onto the open sea.

Well said Elle.

Thanks Cal.

greenplanet e (155)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 7:07 pm

Jason S (50)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 7:43 pm
Good posting, thanks

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 7:51 pm
Awesome canoe! Interesting story...thanks Cal

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Sunday June 16, 2013, 7:57 pm

Past Member (0)
Monday June 17, 2013, 4:12 am
Interesting, thanks.

Ingo Schreiner (8)
Monday June 17, 2013, 4:20 am

Karen Gee (97)
Monday June 17, 2013, 5:49 am
Thank you noted

Frances Darcy (133)
Monday June 17, 2013, 6:11 am
That first paragraph was like the opening to a story .... and in a way it is .. I want to know more and hope we have up-dates. Great opening paragraph, great article.

Marija M (29)
Monday June 17, 2013, 12:00 pm
thank you, noted

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Monday June 17, 2013, 1:09 pm
Thank you for sharing this fascinating piece. I hope they ensure the history of their heritage for generations to come.
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