Upcoming Events

Keck Astronomy Talks are supported by the Rob and Terry Ryan Foundation and the Rising Stars Fund.

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Astronomy Talk: Extreme Stars at the Center of the Galaxy

Astronomy Talk: Extreme Stars at the Center of the Galaxy

Kahilu Theatre

The Stellar Zoo at the center of our Milky Way Galaxy would be quite unfamiliar to a terrestrial...

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Astronomy Talk: America’s Space Program - NASA’s Roadmap to Tomorrow’s Missions

Astronomy Talk: America’s Space Program - NASA’s Roadmap to Tomorrow’s Missions

Kahilu Theatre

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will discuss America’s space program and the challenges the...

Past Events

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Astronomy Talk: The Art and Science of the Weather on the Island of Hawaii

Astronomy Talk: The Art and Science of the Weather on the Island of Hawaii

Kahilu Theatre

University of Hawaii Meterorology Professor, Steven Businger will offer a layman's look at the...

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Cosmic Cup: Hawaiian-Style Polo Match Fundraiser

Cosmic Cup: Hawaiian-Style Polo Match Fundraiser

Waikii Ranch Club House, Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Please join us for a festive, Hawaiian-style polo afternoon and support the frontiers of discovery!...

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Waimea Solar System Walk

Waimea Solar System Walk

The Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope and W. M. Keck Observatory are sponsoring the Waimea Solar...

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TEDx Kamuela

TEDx Kamuela

Kahilu Theatre

Our very own Greg Wirth and Jason Chin will be be two of the presenters at this first-ever TEDx...

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On Keck 1, we have UH observers using MOSFIRE. On Keck 2, we have UCSC observers using NIRC2-LGS. Sun set 06:24:00pm rise 06:47:00am
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Tonight observers from Yale and KECK will use MOSFIRE and NIRC2-LGS. Sun set 06:22:00pm rise 06:48:00am