Chad Kālepa Baybayan

Chad Kālepa Baybayan is the Navigator in Residence at the Imiloa Astronomy Center, a unit of the University of Hawaii at Hilo. He has served as captain and navigator aboard the sailing canoes Hokulea, Hawaiiloa, Hokualakai, Hikianalia, and Faafaite.
Astronomy Led Canoe Explorers To Hawaii’s Shores Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Astronomy Led Canoe Explorers To Hawaii’s Shores

Kamehameha the Great and Kalakaua were both vested in tradition yet accommodating to science.