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The Little Telescope that Could at the Next Maunakea Skies talk Aug. 12

The Little Telescope that Could
Next Maunakea Skies at ‘Imiloa


Hilo, Hawai‘i – Have you ever wondered what astronomers really see when using a telescope? Join support Astronomer Michael Connelley for ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s next Maunakea Skies Talk on Friday, August 15, at 7 p.m. as we eavesdrop on live observations at the NASA Infrared Telescope Facility (IRTF).

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Kanani Enos Live at ‘Imiloa! August 29

Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award Nominee Kanani Enos
Live at ‘Imiloa!


Hilo, Hawai‘i – Nominated for Nā Hōkū Hanohano’s 2014 Most Promising Artist of the Year Award, Kanani Enos is a rising star who will be featured with her band and dancers in a live performance in ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s Planetarium on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

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‘IMILOA TEA CHAT GOES COSMIC!

Hilo, Hawaii – This month’s Tea Chat with JoAnn Aguirre will take you on a cosmic exploration of the Earl Grey tea made popular by the Star Trek television series.  Join us at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 2:00 p.m and discover more about Earl Grey and the surprising ways NASA integrates tea into its programs on the International Space Station.  Admission is free and delicious tea and light pupus with be served.

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The Diagram taht Spawned a Galay

The Diagram that Spawned a Galaxy
Next Maunakea Skies at ‘Imiloa


Hilo, Hawai‘i – Dr. Gregory D. Wirth, Support Astronomer at the W. M. Keck Observatory, will lead a lively talk on the plotting of stars’ luminosity and surface temperature at ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s Maunakea Skies talk entitled, The Diagram that Spawned a Galaxy. The talk is in the ‘Imiloa planetarium on Friday, July 18, 2014 at 7 pm.

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2014 Pacific Astronomy and Engineering Summit

Posted July 12, 2014 | Categories: Press Releases, Announcement

Second Pacific Astronomy and Engineering Summit Slated
Hilo to host high school students from China, Japan, India, Canada and Hawaiʻi


Hilo, Hawai‘i
-The second annual Pacific Astronomy and Engineering Summit (PAES), hosted by ʻImiloa Astronomy Center, coordinated by the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo Conference Center and sponsored by the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT), County of Hawaiʻi Department of Research and Development and Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee (MKAOC) which is hosted by ʻImiloa Astronomy Center, will gather high school students and educators from the TMT partner countries: Japan, China, India, Canada and the United States (Hawai‘i). Held from July 21-25, 2014 at ‘Imiloa, located on the upper campus of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, the summit will be an intensive five-day forum focused on astronomy and engineering.

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