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2014-09-09 23:12:32

Continuing Education Company Inc has released their live Continuing Medical Education (CME) conference dates and locations for the first part of 2015. These CME meetings focus on medical education for primary care, family and internal medicine physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Palm Coast, Florida (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Continuing Education Company Inc. has released the dates and locations for their live Continuing Medical Education (CME) conferences for winter...

2014-09-09 16:21:15

HONOLULU, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA), has announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month of August and the year to date. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20040827/LAF044LOGO SYSTEM-WIDE OPERATIONS(1) AUGUST 2014 2013 % CHANGE ------ ---- ---- -------- PAX 928,008 928,616 (0.1%) RPMS (000) 1,314,807...

2014-09-09 12:35:39

KING OF CONDOS SPECIALISES IN THE SALE OF LUXURY HIGH RISE CONDOS IN THE U.S. INCLUDING LAS VEGAS, MIAMI, AND HAWAII HONOLULU, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kingofcondos.net, one of the fastest growing real estate web sites in the country (Ranked #30,035 In U.S. by Alexa.com), has launched its luxury condo directory in Hawaii featuring the latest information on both new and existing luxury high rise condos for sale on the Island of Oahu....

2014-09-09 12:20:43

The company's tours allow passengers to observe current lava flows from the air, including those in remote areas not open to the public. KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Island Air, Hawaii's oldest air tour company, is now offering tours that make it possible to observe dramatic views of Kiluaea's current lava eruptions from the air. The company's narrated "Twilight" and "Hilo Volcano" tours give passengers a unique perspective of the glowing lava below,...

2014-09-03 16:21:21

Registration Now Open for Free Behind-The-Wheel Safe Driving Programs in Mississippi, Michigan and Hawaii TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents can help steer their teenage drivers to safety by joining them during Toyota's 11(th) year of offering free, driving skills programs. Toyota's comprehensive TeenDrive365 platform gives families tips and resources for the critical first year of teen driving. The TeenDrive365 teen driver experience will go on the road to Pearl,...

2014-09-02 23:10:40

ColdQuanta's System Results in First Bose Einstein Condensate in Hawaii Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 ColdQuanta, Inc. has delivered its first complete Table-Top BEC system to Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) researchers at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Within days of delivery Bose Einstein condensate(BEC) was achieved. “We are thrilled to have delivered our first complete system,“ said Rainer Kunz, CEO of ColdQuanta. He added, “We are particularly excited...

2014-09-02 16:21:38

Donation Tied to Activation of Hawaiian Airlines World Elite® MasterCard HONOLULU, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The successful launch of the Hawaiian Airlines(®) World Elite MasterCard has generated an additional $100,000 in funding for the Malama Honua Worldwide Voyage Sponsored by Hawaiian Airlines. The donation is the maximum amount pledged by the airline and its credit card partners MasterCard, Barclaycard US and Bank of Hawaii. The companies made contributions for each credit...

2014-09-01 23:04:04

University of Hawaii, The Great Pacific Race and Project Kaisei collaborate on Fukushima disaster study. Honolulu , Hawaii (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Final contestants of the Great Pacific Race reached Honolulu last weekend after a 2,400-mile adventure that started in Monterey, California over two months ago. Great Pacific Race support boat Captain Rod Mayer, took water samples at various points along the course as directed by the University of Hawaii and Project Kaisei, contributing to...

2014-08-28 23:14:34

Event Pairs Fine Wines with Live Performances by Virtuoso Violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn, Owner of “Red Violin,” and by Legendary Hawaiian Guitarist Makana Wailea, Maui, HI (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea has announced the 3rd Annual Vintage Wine Weekend event in Maui, set for December 5-7, 2014 at the award-winning Resort, Maui’s only Forbes Five Star property. In addition to a full wine program, this weekend will also include exclusive evening...

2014-08-27 12:27:23

Epic Citywide Exhibitions and Public Programs Celebrate Islamic Arts and Culture LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching this September, the Los Angeles / Islam Arts Initiative (LA/IAI) brings together nearly 30 cultural institutions throughout Los Angeles to tell various stories of traditional and contemporary art from multiple Islamic regions and their significant global diasporas. The celebration of Islamic art and culture has been initiated by the City of Los Angeles...


Latest Hawaii Reference Libraries

Hualālai
2014-04-10 12:06:55

Hualālai is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is one of five volcanoes that form the island. It reaches an elevation of 8,271 feet and is thought to have emerged from the sea about 300,000 years ago, making it the third youngest volcano on the island. Its shape is rough compared to younger volcanoes and it holds three rift zones that are covered with over one hundred cinder cones and spatter cones. Although it does not hold a caldera at its summit, it does...

Mauna Kea
2014-04-10 11:49:35

Mauna Kea is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 13,803 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island and is thought to be about one million years old. Mauna Kea, like all Hawaiian volcanoes, was created when the Pacific tectonic plate passed over a volcanic hotspot. The Hawaiian volcanoes, which extend over an area known as the Hawaiian Ridge – Emperor Seamount chain, have been well studied, but it is not known how the...

Kohala
2014-04-10 10:03:58

Kohala is an extinct shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 5,480 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island of Hawaii and is thought to be about one million years old, although it only emerged from the sea about 500,000 years ago. Because its last eruption is thought to have occurred about 120,000 years ago, based on studies conducted on hardened lava flows, this volcano is not thought to pose a threat to inhabitants on the island....

Haleakalā
2014-04-09 16:28:16

Haleakalā, also known as the East Maui Volcano, is a possibly active shield volcano that is located in Hawaii and actually comprises 75 percent of the island of Maui. Its name means house of the sun in the Hawaiian language and local legend says that the crater was the home of the demigod Māui’s grandmother, who helped him to force the sun to move slowly over the course of the day in order to prolong it. This volcano reaches an elevation of 3,055 feet and it holds steep slopes and a few...

Kīlauea
2014-04-08 12:33:13

Kīlauea is an active shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is located within Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This volcano, which reaches an elevation of 4,091 feet, is one of five volcanoes that form the island and it is the most active. It is thought to be between 300,000 and 600,000 years old and is the second youngest of all the Hawaii volcanoes. It was formed when the Pacific tectonic plate moved over the Hawaiian hotspot and like other Hawaiian volcanoes, it began...

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