Sylvia Dahlby

Sylvia Dahlby is a self-described "dumb haole" from Kailua. She currently lives in Hilo. She thinks humans should colonize Mars and build an asteroid defense system before we get wiped out like the dinosaurs.
Thirty Meter Telescope Will Help Prepare Hawaii’s Students Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Thirty Meter Telescope Will Help Prepare Hawaii’s Students

Besides the contribution to scientific exploration, the TMT provides scholarships, encourages STEM education and diversifies the state’s economy.

Don’t Make Space The Next Battlefield Image: Trump Make America Great Again Committee

Don’t Make Space The Next Battlefield

Instead of sending a fighting force into space, let’s send planet Earth’s best and bravest to inspire us to be better people. 

No Time Like The Present To Revitalize Hilo Cory Lum/Civil Beat

No Time Like The Present To Revitalize Hilo

Recently signed legislation will improve Banyan Drive and the industrial area, as well as boosting astronomy.

The TMT Is Nothing Like The Dakota Access Pipeline Thirty Meter Telescope

The TMT Is Nothing Like The Dakota Access Pipeline

The issues raised by both projects are significant when it comes to indigenous peoples, but the differences are many.