Urging the people of Hawaiʻi to be proud of our heritage, this mele encourages us to seek knowledge and to preserve the traditions left to us by our kūpuna. Written more than 40 years ago by Palani Vaughan, the same message holds true today. Each of us must look to the future by unifying as a lāhui to uphold our culture and respect sacred places, to seek knowledge and move progressively toward the future.
Cutting-edge computer science designed to mimic the human brain is being used to create lifelike videos of an internationally famous actor, a former U.S. President, or even a world leader in the middle of a violent conflict. Hackers are now using this readily available tech to target everyday social media users in cryptocurrency scams.