Tag: space

Earth-like planets among 100+ identified by UH, astronomers and NASA

Earth-like planets among 100+ identified by UH, astronomers and NASA

July 18, 2016  |  1 Comment
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An international team of astronomers including the Manoa Institute for Astronomy and NASA identify 100 new planets including five Earth-like planets.

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UH-led team uses NASA’s Dawn mission to identify icy craters on Ceres

UH-led team uses NASA’s Dawn mission to identify icy craters on Ceres

July 8, 2016  |  Comments
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The dwarf planet shows signs of ice deposits that may have formed over billions of years.

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Architecture is key for future Mars exploration

Architecture is key for future Mars exploration

June 29, 2016  |  Comments
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How will humans be able to both survive and thrive on places like Mars? One answer, is architecture.

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Space simulation crew hits halfway mark til August re-entry

Space simulation crew hits halfway mark til August re-entry

March 2, 2016  |  Comments
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The six members of the fourth HI-SEAS crew are more than halfway done with their year-long mission.

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Rocket launch from Hawaiʻi carrying UH payload experiences anomaly

Rocket launch from Hawaiʻi carrying UH payload experiences anomaly

November 3, 2015  |  14 Comments
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Rocket carrying satellite designed and built by UH faculty and students launched into orbital space

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Governor David Ige commends Project Imua team members

Governor David Ige commends Project Imua team members

October 23, 2015  |  Comments
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Gov. David Ige presented commemorative plaques to Project Imua team members from UH campuses across the state during a recognition ceremony at the State Capitol.

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Year-long HI-SEAS space simulation mission underway

Year-long HI-SEAS space simulation mission underway

August 31, 2015  |  2 Comments
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On Friday, August 28, 2015, the six crew members of the fourth Hawaiʻi Space Exploration Analog and Simulation mission entered the dome where they will be living for one year.

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NASA rocket launches UH Community Colleges’ scientific payload into space

NASA rocket launches UH Community Colleges’ scientific payload into space

August 12, 2015  |  1 Comment
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UH community college students watched their scientific payload spin into space aboard a NASA rocket.

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NASA scrubs rocket launch carrying Project Imua payload, reschedules for August 12

NASA scrubs rocket launch carrying Project Imua payload, reschedules for August 12

August 11, 2015  |  Comments
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Bad weather caused NASA to scrub planned launch of a rocket carrying a scientific payload designed by University of Hawaiʻi Community College students.

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UH Community College students prepare for NASA launch

UH Community College students prepare for NASA launch

August 10, 2015  |  Comments
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UH students tour NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in preparation for launch on August 11.

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