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TAG: Subaru Telescope
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 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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March 29, 2017

Subaru Telescope Detects Shadow of Gas Cloud in Ancient Proto-Supercluster

The Suprime-Cam on the Subaru Telescope has been used to create the most-extensive map of neutral hydrogen gas in the early universe.
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March 02, 2017

Subaru Telescope Releases Image Data to Public

The National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) has unveiled a massive database available to the public containing cosmic images captured by the Subaru Telescope atop Maunakea. The Hyper Suprime-Cam Subaru Strategic Program (HSC-SSP), a survey conducted using an optical imaging camera mounted on the Subaru Telescope, released its first data for public viewing on Feb.... Read more »
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February 26, 2017

Local Astronomer Makes New Saturn Discovery

A new finding by Hawaiʻi-based astronomer, Dr. Hideaki Fujiwara of the Subaru Telescope revealed that a portion of Saturn’s rings contrast much differently when viewed in the mid-infrared wavelength spectrum. Dr. Fujiwara made the discovery by analyzing images taken by a group of astronomers at the Subaru Telescope on Maunakea in January 2008. The images... Read more »
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January 26, 2017

Maunakea Telescopes Measure Expansion of the Universe

The data from the Subaru Telescope played a major role in these findings.
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December 23, 2015

Japan Foundation/Subaru Telescope Award Grant to ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center

Hawaiʻi Island students will enjoy greater access to educational experiences at the ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center in 2016, thanks to a gift from the Japan Foundation for Promotion of Astronomy through Subaru Telescope.
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November 18, 2015

Researchers Say March Main-Belt Asteroid was ‘Impacted’

A research group, led by University of Hawai’i at Manoa astronomer David Tholen recently presented their work regarding the main-belt asteroid being impacted by an object in March of this year.
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June 15, 2015

TMT Board Plans Support of Native Hawaiian Students

The Thirty Meter Telescope board says partner institutes are committed to supporting Native Hawaiian students interested in science and technology.
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June 08, 2015

UPDATE: Hole at the Subaru Telescope Not from Bullet

Subaru Telescope Director Nobuo Arimoto says the hole found at the observatory is not from a bullet.
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June 07, 2015

HPD: ‘Bullet Hole’ Found at Subaru Telescope

Hawai’i Police Department detectives are investigating a reported “bullet hole” found on a door at the Subaru Telescope at the summit of Mauna Kea.
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October 02, 2012

Hilo Astronomer Recipient of MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant

Olivier Guyon, who has been working at the Subaru Telescope for the past decade, specializes in the search for Earth-like planets.
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