Chuseok, also known as Korea’s Thanksgiving Day, had families gathering from all over the world to celebrate the three-day holiday this year. Families reunited to give thanks to their ancestors and eat together while sharing stories as a way of catching up with one another.
BYU-Hawaii students from the islands of Hong Kong and the Philippines braced for the news about their homelands as Typhoon Ompong raged cross the Pacific. The Philippines took most of the brunt of the storm when the typhoon hit on Sept. 15 as it headed straight to Hong Kong.
The hunt for Planet X leads scientists to find 12 new moons orbiting Jupiter stirring excitement in the scientific community and at BYU-Hawaii. Students look into the cosmos and contemplate what other mysteries await discovery.