Hakai Magazine Audio Edition
A Visit with the Glacier Squad

A Visit with the Glacier Squad

July 16, 2019

by Madeline Ostrander • For 35 years, a scientist and his team have been taking the pulse of 10 coastal glaciers. The diagnosis is in.

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

Searching for Keith

Searching for Keith

July 9, 2019

by Sarah Tory • A detective’s quest reveals how one idealistic fisheries observer may have collided with criminals and desperate migrants—and paid for it with his life.

The original story, along with photos and video, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Secret History of Bioluminescence (Rebroadcast)

The Secret History of Bioluminescence (Rebroadcast)

July 2, 2019

by Ferris Jabr • Illuminating maps during war, guiding planes to safety, making genes and proteins visible—organisms get their glow on to help humans.

Originally published in May 2016, this fascinating story is as relevant now as it was then. The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

What I Wish My Father Had Taught Me About Fishing

What I Wish My Father Had Taught Me About Fishing

June 24, 2019

by Paul Greenberg • Or how modern sport fishing threatens a timeless tradition.

The original story can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

Supersize My Seabream

Supersize My Seabream

June 18, 2019

by Jeremy Hsu • Researchers are using CRISPR gene editing technology to give Japan’s coveted red seabream a bodybuilding boost. But will people accept it?

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Hot Mess of Hawai‘i’s Renewable Power Push

The Hot Mess of Hawai‘i’s Renewable Power Push

June 11, 2019

by Peter Fairley • Can the small Hawaiian island of Moloka‘i and its utility get along well enough to teach the rest of the world how to get off fossil-fueled electricity?

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Newest Lab Rat Has Eight Arms

The Newest Lab Rat Has Eight Arms

June 3, 2019

by Mićo Tatalović • Move over mice and fruit flies, the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, is busy developing the next great model organism for science.

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Whale Dying on the Mountain (Rebroadcast)

The Whale Dying on the Mountain (Rebroadcast)

May 28, 2019

by J. B. MacKinnon • As the Comox Glacier disappears so does part of the local culture.

Originally published in February 2016, this compelling story is as relevant now as it was then. The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Baffling Case of the Belugas that Won’t Bounce Back

The Baffling Case of the Belugas that Won’t Bounce Back

May 21, 2019

by Amorina Kingdon • What’s keeping Cook Inlet belugas from thriving?

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

Fish Below Your Feet and Other Solutions for a Living Harbor

Fish Below Your Feet and Other Solutions for a Living Harbor

May 14, 2019

by Tyee Bridge • In Seattle, Singapore, and other waterfront cities around the world, engineers are creating life-enhancing designs to encourage marine biodiversity.

The original story, along with photos and video, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.