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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

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

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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

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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

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

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CIT observers will work with LRIS-ADC tonight. And UCI observers will work with DEIMOS. Sun set 06:49:00pm rise 05:56:00am
Observers from CIT will use LRIS-ADC on Keck 1, while on Keck 2, UCI observers will use DEIMOS. Sun set 06:50:00pm rise 05:56:00am
On tap for Keck 1 tonight: observations of stars exploding, falling into black holes, and undergoing other violent fates!
This is the life: Keck telescope, spectrograph that\'s a marvel of engineering, and 0.5\" seeing (Evan Kirby on behalf of @keckobservatory)
On Keck 1, we have CIT observers using LRIS-ADC. On Keck 2, we have CIT observers using DEIMOS. Sun set 06:50:00pm rise 05:56:00am