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December 08, 2017

UH, TMT Ask BLNR Not to Initiate Sublease Hearing

UH and TMT have asked that the state BLNR not initiate a contested case hearing regarding BLNR’s consent to a sublease to TMT builders on Maunakea.
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November 29, 2017

Astronomy Student Stars Start Maunakea Scholars Awards Season

The Maunakea Scholars program selected the first four student observers of the 2017-18 school year.
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October 06, 2017

Maunakea Scholars Program Expands

Expansion of the Maunakea Scholars Program brings new, enhanced cultural education and an Increase in participants.
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September 28, 2017

UPDATE 2: Hawai‘i BLNR Approves TMT Permit

A 5-2 majority of the Hawai‘i BLNR today adopted the hearing officer's recommendation to approve the application for a permit to build the TMT.
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September 21, 2017

TMT HEARING: Oral Arguments Conclude; BLNR to Rule

The oral arguments hearing was held on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in the Crown Room of the Grand Naniloa Hotel in Hilo.
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September 20, 2017

TMT Hearing: KAHEA Calls for Recusal of 2 BLNR Members

The Hawai‘i State Board of Land and Natural Resources began hearing oral arguments in the Contested Case Hearing for the Conservation District Use Application (CDUA) for the Thirty Meter Telescope at the Mauna Kea Science Reserve on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Crown Room of the Grand Naniloa Hotel in... Read more »
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September 18, 2017

Thirty Meter Telescope Completes $1M Donation to THINK Fund

The Thirty Meter Telescope recently made the second half of its $1 million annual payment to the THINK Fund, supporting educational opportunities for Hawai‘i Island students and teachers.
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September 13, 2017

TMT HEARING: BLNR to Hear Oral Arguments

The Hawai‘i BLNR will hear oral arguments in the Contested Case Hearing for the Conservation District Use Application for the TMT on Wednesday, Sept. 20.
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September 08, 2017

NASA Awards New Cooperative Agreement to Keck Observatory

This strategic collaboration is poised to deliver high-impact science data in exoplanet, dark energy, and solar system investigations.
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August 04, 2017

Hawai‘i Space Science Interns to Present Projects

The Akamai Workforce Initiative’s Internship Program will hold its Student Internship Symposiums in Hilo and Waimea on Monday, Aug. 7.
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July 28, 2017

Land Board Sets Date for TMT Oral Arguments

The state Board of Land and Natural Resources set Wednesday, Sept. 20, to hear oral arguments in the Contested Case Hearing for the Thirty Meter Telescope
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July 27, 2017

UPDATE:TMT Permit Approved by Hearing Officer

Former Circuit Court Judge Riki May Amano recommended that the Thirty Meter Telescope project be allowed to proceed atop Maunakea on the Big Island.
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July 03, 2017

Office of Maunakea Management Receives Preservation Award

Office of Maunakea Management was honored with a culture and heritage award for its preservation initiatives.
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June 16, 2017

Proponents and Petitioners Continue TMT Discussion

The panel included petitioners of the Maunakea project—Harry Fergerstrom, E. Kalani Flores, Kealoha Pisciotta—and proponents Paul Coleman, Richard Ha, Douglas Ing.
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June 05, 2017

Tracking the Latest Moves of Kīlauea and Mauna Loa

About 20 tiltmeters are currently installed on Kīlauea and Mauna Loa volcanoes.
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