Environment

Call to Action: A Future for Solar Power

A global revolution is underway in how we are powering our world. Last December, in Paris, 195 countries reached a climate change accord where each country will begin to implement new policies and pra...

The North Shore takes on Unruly Conditions

It was forecasted, the purple blob that has made itself known on weather maps was marching to the Hawaiian Islands. The winds forecasted to be in the 10-15mph range with gusts up to 35mph out of the NW. With a ...

More Plastic than Fish in Oceans by 2050

By: Ivanna Kottasova @ivanakottasova via CNN Money The world is flooded with plastic garbage. There will be more plastic than fish in terms of weight in the world's oceans by 2050, the World Economic Forum warned Tuesday. Plastic has become one of the wo...

Kelly Slater on Monsanto, 9/11, and Voting 2016

In this video Luke Rudkowski interviews professional surfing legend Kelly Slater in Oahu Hawaii. The two discuss the 2016 presidential elections, the truth behind 9/11 and the battle with Monsanto in Hawaii. Th...

Varial x North Shore

Varial bridges the gap between rocket science and bikinis by bringing leading edge technology and the ultimate lifestyle together in one beautiful sandy union. Get stoked on the Aloha Vibes and advanced perform...

For The Record: Ian Walsh on Big Wave Surfing

By: Chris Latronic Photo: Tony Heff When did you make the transition into big wave surfing? I never had a transition, a specific day where I said ‘now I’m going to surf big waves’. It comes naturally for most kids that grow up in Hawaii. The...

Malama Pupukea-Waimea “10 for 10” Challenge

Every dollar you donate will be matched by an anonymous donor up to $5,000 until January 30, 2016. Mālama Pūpūkea-Waimea had a big year! We celebrated our 10th anniversary Planted over 5,000 native plant...

El Nino Small Talk

By Lauren Rolland Warm ocean waters have lasted into the fall and winter months in Hawai‘i and residents have been relishing in consistent waves sans springsuits. Currently in the midst of what loo...

Vans Triple Crown Kuleana

It’s a humid morning. The winds are calm, yet the excitement in the air creates an opposite atmosphere. The buzz runs up and down Kamehameha Highway, along the sand and throughout the beach park, like a current of electricity. A clean NW swell filled...

North Shore Mega Swell

Theres one thing that the North Shore is known for besides the cute turtles that thousands of tourist come to see daily. Its the waves. With some of the most powerful waves on earth, the North Shore is the go t...

Digging Deep with OLAMANA ORGANICS

In the lush, remote town of Hana, the quiet, country lifestyle keeps residents grounded. There are no malls, no supermarkets, and few creature comforts. Convenience is all about what you can provide for yourself. Born and raised here, surfing’s power...