Hakai Magazine Audio Edition
The Trees That Sail to Sea (Rebroadcast)

The Trees That Sail to Sea (Rebroadcast)

June 1, 2021

by Brian Payton • In one of nature’s remarkable second acts, dead trees become driftwood and embark on transformative journeys.

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

Introducing the Sound Aquatic

Introducing the Sound Aquatic

May 25, 2021

Listen to the first episode of The Sound Aquatic, a new five-part Hakai Magazine podcast that invites you to hear the ocean like never before. Then subscribe to the miniseries through your favorite podcast app.

Hitchhiking with Bloodworms

Hitchhiking with Bloodworms

May 18, 2021

by Peter Andrey Smith • Invasive species are sneaking around the world, nestled in the seaweed used to ship bait worms. An easy solution exists, but the industry is resisting change.

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

That Time Hitler’s Girlfriend Visited Iceland and the British Invaded

That Time Hitler’s Girlfriend Visited Iceland and the British Invaded

May 11, 2021

by Egill Bjarnason • The location of this small island nation, along with its people and economy, played an unexpected and crucial role in the outcome of the Second World War.

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

Making Amends with Makatea

Making Amends with Makatea

May 4, 2021

by Jennifer Kingsley • On this French Polynesian island dramatically scarred from mining, locals grapple with whether a new mine will heal or harm the landscape.

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

Thriving Together: Salmon, Berries, and People

Thriving Together: Salmon, Berries, and People

April 27, 2021

by ‘Cúagilákv (Jess Housty) • The salmonberry plant has nourished and healed Indigenous communities of the Pacific Northwest coast for countless generations, but its significance goes far beyond its value as food.

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

What To Do with Fish When the River Runs Dry

What To Do with Fish When the River Runs Dry

April 20, 2021

by Laura Trethewey • When people come to the aid of stranded fish, are the salvaged truly saved?

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

How Microfishing Took the Angling World by (Very Small) Storm

How Microfishing Took the Angling World by (Very Small) Storm

April 13, 2021

by Ben Goldfarb • Around the world, fishers are embracing tiny quarry. Is microfishing a celebration of biodiversity or a sign of collapse?

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

The Quest for a Floating Utopia

The Quest for a Floating Utopia

April 6, 2021

by Boyce Upholt • Can casting away from established society to inhabit sea-based colonies save us from the problems of modern life—or are we bound to repeat our mistakes?

The original story, along with illustrations by Chad Lewis, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Noose Beneath the Waves (Rebroadcast)

The Noose Beneath the Waves (Rebroadcast)

March 30, 2021

by Sasha Chapman • Fishing gear can pose a deadly threat to whales—and to those who try to save them.

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

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