Check out “Isle of the Automatons”
Story by Lavonne Leong, Photos by PF Bentley
Featured in Hana Hou! The Hawaiian Airlines Magazine.
“A corrugated metal roof, a dusty cement floor, big garage doors and a couple of stand-alone fans blowing hot air around: It looks more like the auto shop it used to be than the robotics room it is. “I love this room but I hate this room,” laughs Moloka‘i High School junior Makanilealea Davis. When her father, now a mechanic, attended Moloka‘i High, this was where they parked cars for students to work on. These days it does double duty as both robotics room and storage for a massive wood-shop saw and the large wooden stages on which Davis and her classmates will one day… “