Today we’ll be exploring local botany and a program that’s seeking out nutritional and pharmaceutical benefits from common backyard plants. We’ll be spending the FULL HOUR with Dr. Inge White and her student Nyan Stillwell on locationÂ at Windward Community College visiting the lab and garden.Â The newly approved certificate of achievementÂ is called Agripharmatech and one of the course of study is Ethnopharmacognosy. Photo (l-r) Dr. Inge White, Ryan Ozawa, Bonnie Beatson, Nyan Stillwell. Photo by Burt Lum.
Month: September 2014
Episode 316: Creative Industries Accelerator – Sept 17, 2014
Joining us today is Rod Hinman from Hawaii Tech Pau Hana to tell us about their upcoming meetup about Liquid Robotics. Then we have Sandy Park from the High Tech Development Corp to tell us about an upcoming SBIR workshop and Wetware Wednesday. Finally, we’ve invited Georja Skinner and Walter Dods III to tell us about the Creative Industries accelerator program.
- New Horizons Message Initiative
- One Earth Message
- Energy Excelerator 2015 Cohort
- Rails Bridge Hawaii
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Episode 315: A Smarter Grid – Sept 10, 2014
Joining us today is Helen Nakano to tell us about Be Ready Manoa Preparedness Fair. Then we have Liberty Peralta from PBS Hawaii to tell us about the Hiki No Awards program. Finally, we’ll find out from two clean energy experts, Jeff Mikulina from Blue Planet Foundation and Rob Harris from Sunrun about building a smarter grid and HECO’s recent PUC filing.
- Scientist discover underwater seamount
- Accelerate UH – XCLR8UH
- Blue Planet Foundation’s Statement on HECO PUC Filing
- Island PulseÂ Â -Â @island_pulse
Episode 314: Hawaii Society for Technology in Education – Sept 3, 2014
Joining us today is Chris Lee and Valerie Mih to tell us about the freeÂ Unity 3D eventÂ at Iolani’s Sullivan Center. Then we have Dean Levitt from Mad Mimi to give us an update on their acquisition by Godaddy. Finally, we’ve invited two board members of the Hawaii Society for Technology in Education, Mike Travis and Elizabeth Garrison will talk about HSTE, Hawaii Technology and Education Week and tech’s influence in education.
- Hawaiian Telcom to invest in undersea fiber cable
- Submarine Cable Map
- Nature Video – Laniakea: Our Home Supercluster
- The Internet’s Own Boy screening
- Unity 3D – Event