Snow Blankets Hawaii's Highest PeaksWinter has arrived on the summits of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, where snow began accumulating overnight with up to a foot expected, CBS affiliate KGMB reports.
Scientists Discover Early-Universe Galaxy 13 Billion Light Years AwayA newly discovered galaxy, far, far, far away has given astronomers a glimpse into the earliest formations of stars and matter in our universe.
Hawaiian Man Snowboards On Tropical Island Peak After Snowstorm, Record LowsSnowboarding video captures rare extreme sports on Hawaii's highest peak.
Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 MinsMount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii's Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that's been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world's tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.
Best Places In America For A Tropical ChristmasAmericans hoping to escape winter weather can enjoy a tropical Christmas in Hawaii or Florida at places such as Honolulu, Lahaina, Waikiki and Key West.