Dark Nebula, Dwarf Galaxies & Students Who Explore Them

Maunakea Speaker Series will present Dark Nebula, Dwarf Galaxies and the Students who Explore Them: The Maunakea Scholars of Honoka‘a High School.
July 17, 2018

Supermassive Black Holes Topic of Free Talk

Supermassive Black Holes will be the topic of a free Keck Observatory Astronomy Talk held on Friday, July 27, 2018, at the Honoka‘a People's Theatre.
July 15, 2018

Mauna Loa Telescope Helps Pinpoint Meteorite Impact Prediction

A multinational team of scientists has just found the first fragments of the small asteroid 2018 LA, which exploded harmlessly high above Africa on June 2.
July 13, 2018

Hawai‘i Telescopes Help Unravel Longstanding Cosmic Mystery

Using a vast array of telescopes in space and on Earth, scientists have identified a source of cosmic rays that continuously rain down on Earth from space.
July 12, 2018

Honoka‘a Grad Scores Observatory Time at Keck

Keilani Steele used Keck Observatory’s DEIMOS (DEep Imaging and Multi-Object Spectrograph) instrument to study dark matter in the nearby Draco dwarf galaxy.
July 09, 2018

Maunakea Speakers Series to Feature Honoka‘a Students

Keilani Steele and Hokunani Sanchez are accomplished Maunakea Scholars.
July 07, 2018

New Evidence Suggests ʻOumuamua Could be a Comet

New evidence suggests ʻOumuamua could potentially be a comet.
June 30, 2018

Telescope Debuts New Planet Hunter

After four months of hard work on Maunakea and over a decade in the making, SPIRou (SpectroPolarimètre  InfraRouge), Canada-France-Hawaii-Telescope's (CFHT) new planet hunting instrument.
May 31, 2018

Keck Observatory to Expand Exoplanet Research

Astronomers will study exoplanets in more detail and seek out habitable places for life.
May 20, 2018

Behind the Scenes: Maintaining Keck’s Massive Mirrors

How do you clean one of the world’s most advanced telescopes?
May 12, 2018