Hawaii

August 29, 2015
August 29, 2015

Year-long ‘Mars isolation’ begins

A team of Nasa recruits begins living in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii to simulate what life would be like on Mars.

July 3, 2015
July 3, 2015

Solar Impulse completes epic flight

Solar Impulse, the aeroplane that is powered only by the sun, has landed in Hawaii after making a historic 7,200km flight across the Pacific from Japan.

April 15, 2015
April 15, 2015

US to exhume Pearl Harbor remains

The remains of nearly 400 US servicemen killed at Pearl Harbor are to be exhumed so they may be identified and given individual burials.