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

Cosmic Movie: Particle Fever
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Cosmic Movie: Particle Fever

KahiluTheatre - Free and open to the public

For the first time, a film gives audiences a front row seat to a significant and inspiring...

TEDx Kamuela
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TEDx Kamuela

Kahilu Theatre

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

Past Events

Astronomy Talk: A Deep View on the Early Universe, Extreme Makeovers and Overweight Galaxies
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Astronomy Talk: A Deep View on the Early Universe, Extreme Makeovers and Overweight Galaxies

Kahilu Theatre

As the building blocks of the Universe, galaxies are massive structures that can contain trillions...

Live From Keck Observatory: The Supermassive Black Hole
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Live From Keck Observatory: The Supermassive Black Hole

Join us for a rare look into an observing run at the W. M. Keck Observatory, home of the two...

Astronomy Talk: First Light in the Universe, The End of the Cosmic Dark Ages
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Astronomy Talk: First Light in the Universe, The End of the Cosmic Dark Ages

In the first several hundred million years after the Big Bang, the Universe was too hot for stars...

Astronomy Talk: Zooming into the Center of our Galaxy with Keck Observatory
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Astronomy Talk: Zooming into the Center of our Galaxy with Keck Observatory

Kahilu Theatre

The Galactic Center Group at UCLA has used the W. M. Keck Observatory for the past two decades to...

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The sky is ready for OSIRIS-LGS and NIRC2-NGS. Our observers from UCSB/UCLA and UCLA are also ready. Sun set 06:46:00pm rise 05:57:00am
Keck 1 OSIRIS-LGS is scheduled with UH observers. Keck 2 NIRSPEC is scheduled for UCSD/UCD observers. Sun set 06:47:00pm rise 05:57:00am
We are setting up LRIS-ADC on Keck 1 for NASA/KECK observers, DEIMOS on Keck 2 for UCD observers. Sun set 06:48:00pm rise 05:56:00am
Happy Sunday! One of the clever scientists posted this as the description for their observing run here at Keck. pic.twitter.com/3iSlETZTFr