Tag: astronomy

Project Imua payload tested at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility

Project Imua payload tested at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility

June 26, 2015  |  1 Comment
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UH Community College students collaborate to build aerial payload to be launched in August

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Project by UH Community College students space bound

Project by UH Community College students space bound

June 12, 2015  |  Comments
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Students from four University of Hawaiʻi Community Colleges are in the final phases of developing and testing a scientific instrument that is scheduled to be launched into space.

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UH implementation plan for improved stewardship of Maunakea

UH implementation plan for improved stewardship of Maunakea

June 1, 2015  |  1 Comment
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The university presents an outline of an action plan for improved stewardship of Maunakea.

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Lassner supports governor’s Maunakea plan

Lassner supports governor’s Maunakea plan

May 26, 2015  |  3 Comments
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University of Hawaiʻi President David Lassner said that the university “can and must do better.”

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Starry splendor this summer at Hōkūlani Imaginarium

Starry splendor this summer at Hōkūlani Imaginarium

May 26, 2015  |  Comments
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Experience Windward CC’s Hōkūlani Imaginarium with spectacular summer showings

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No easy feat: Observing a solar eclipse over the Arctic

No easy feat: Observing a solar eclipse over the Arctic

April 29, 2015  |  1 Comment
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The international Solar Wind Sherpas team braved Arctic weather to successfully observe the total solar eclipse of March 20 from Greenland.

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Robotically discovering Earth’s nearest neighbors

Robotically discovering Earth’s nearest neighbors

April 28, 2015  |  13 Comments
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Team of astronomers recently discovered a planetary system orbiting a nearby star only 54 light-years away.

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Cold cosmic mystery solved

Cold cosmic mystery solved

April 20, 2015  |  2 Comments
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A research team of led by Astronomer István Szapudi discover what might be the largest known structure in the universe that leaves its imprint on cosmic microwave background radiation.

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Stewardship by UH to protect Maunakea for future generations

Stewardship by UH to protect Maunakea for future generations

April 15, 2015  |  9 Comments
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The mission is to protect the natural, cultural and scientific resources of the mountain through community-led management.

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Internationally known astronomer R. Brent Tully funds endowment to bring stars to UH

Internationally known astronomer R. Brent Tully funds endowment to bring stars to UH

April 15, 2015  |  Comments
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R. Brent Tully uses prize to establish the R. Brent Tully Distinguished Visitors Endowed Fund for the UH Manoa Institute for Astronomy.

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