The 2010 census showed a total population of 55,519 people. The total land area is 199 square kilometers (76.8sqmi), slightly more than Washington, D.C. American Samoa is the southernmost territory of the U.S. and one of two U.S. territories (with the uninhabited Jarvis Island) south of the Equator. Tuna products are the main exports, and the main trading partner is the United States.
Samoa was admitted to the United Nations on 15 December 1976. The entire island group, which includes American Samoa, was called "Navigator Islands" by European explorers before the 20th century because of the Samoans' seafaring skills.
Now, the former vice president looks unstoppable in the South and in states with large numbers of AfricanAmerican voters, making him the favorite to win the nomination.ADVERTISEMENT ... Bloomberg’s sole victory came in American Samoa, where only six delegates were up for grabs.
(THE CONVERSATION) A recent court ruling about faraway AmericanSamoa may have profound implications for a conflict that’s been going on for nearly 200 years ...Pacific island territory of American Samoa are U.S ... In 1900 and 1904, leaders of several Pacific islands that make up what is now American Samoa signed treaties granting the U.S.
... court holds that AmericanSamoa is within the dominion of the United States because it is a territory under the full sovereignty of the United States — that is, American Samoa is within the ‘full possession and exercise of the United States’ power,’” Waddoups wrote in his ruling.
Like his art, Tafiti’s life synthesizes Samoan and American cultures. His wife is American, his children grew up with both cultures, and he currently lives in Stansbury Park... Through negotiations and treaties between several colonial powers, Samoa became American Samoa and the IndependentState of Samoa, where Tafiti was born.
Tesla installed a Powerpack system on the island of Ta’u in AmericanSamoa in 2016, and helped bring power back to Puerto Rico last year ... its use of diesel to power generators. The company has since deployed many similar systems in Samoa, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and many other places.
Tesla presented a system similar to that employed on the islands of AmericanSamoa in the Pacific Ocean, one of the most advanced microgrids in the world, which can provide full power supply for three consecutive days without sunshine, while batteries can be fully ...