Hurricane Walaka Erases Entire Hawaiian Island | SciShow News

Hurricane Walaka wiped out a small Hawaiian island, which could be devastating for some endangered animals, and new research says that we might be wrong about the origins of giant tortoises.

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Sources:
Island:
https://www.civilbeat.org/2018/10/this-remote-hawaiian-island-just-vanished/
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/evw337/hurricane-walaka-caused-remote-east-island-hawaii-to-disappear-sea-level
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/25/us/hawaii-east-island-disappears-walaka.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fscience
https://nationalpost.com/news/world/hurricane-wipes-six-foot-high-east-island-from-the-face-of-the-planet
http://www.westhawaiitoday.com/2018/10/04/hawaii-news/7-researchers-evacuated-from-papahanaumokuakea-as-storm-nears/
https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/aboutsshws.php
http://www.turtles.org/hawgrnd.htm
Tortoises:
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-10/mh-teh102318.php
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/cla.12227
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Images:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:French_Frigate_Shoals_map.png
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ffs_map_lrg.png
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:French_frigateISS004-E-11926.PNG
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-10/nsfc-nsw100118.php
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Walaka_2018-10-02_0054Z.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:East_Island,_Hawaii_before_and_after_Hurricane_Walaka.jpg
https://flic.kr/p/TExh4u
https://flic.kr/p/HGje3Y
https://flic.kr/p/ptEGa4
https://www.flickr.com/photos/onms/26640823494/
https://www.flickr.com/photos/papahanaumokuakea/14974739203/
https://www.flickr.com/photos/papahanaumokuakea/15595944542/
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tern_Island.JPG
https://www.flickr.com/photos/dereksimeone/36836034845
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-10/mh-teh102318.php
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/galapagos-giant-tortoise-turtle-galapagos-islands-ecuador-gm812444230-131433345
https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/bk2rqsluhfpozpkrz0ar.jpg

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