Events

Donor Events

The 2017 Evenings with Astronomers Season on the Big Island has ended. Please click here to see what you missed and check back soon for the announcement of the 2018 series.

Public Events

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

Upcoming

The Science Behind the Movie Interstellar with Nobel Prize Winner Kip Thorne
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The Science Behind the Movie Interstellar with Nobel Prize Winner Kip Thorne

Mauna Lani Bay Hotel: 68-1400 Mauna Lani Drive, Kohala Coast, Hawaii - Hale Hoaloha Pavilion

Theoretical astrophysicist Kip Thorne, 2017 Nobel Physics Prize Laureate, Executive Producer of...

Past

Keck Observatory Open House 2017
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Keck Observatory Open House 2017

WAIMEA HEADQUARTERS: 65-1120 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela HI 96743

You’re invited! Come join us as we open the doors of our Waimea Headquarters to the community for...

Waimea Solar System Walk
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Waimea Solar System Walk

Start at Keck Observatory Headquarters: 65-1120 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela HI 96743; End at CFHT: 65-1238 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela HI 96743

These stuffed plush celestial buddies at Canada France Hawaii Telescope Corporation (CFHT), in...

Black Holes’ Last Tango in Space: LIGO and the Dawn of Gravitational-wave Astronomy
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Black Holes' Last Tango in Space: LIGO and the Dawn of Gravitational-wave Astronomy

Gates Performing Arts Center, HPA Campus

Guest Speaker: David Reitze, Executive Director, LIGO Laboratory, California Institute of...

Life in the Universe
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Life in the Universe

Gates Performing Arts Center, HPA Campus

Abraham Loeb, Chair of the Astronomy Department, Founding Director of the Black Hole Initiative,...