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Evidence For Densest Galaxy In Nearby Universe

Kamuela, Hawaii -- The densest galaxy in the nearby Universe may have been found. Packed with an extraordinary number of stars, this unusual galaxy is providing astronomers with clues to its... Read more »

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Astronomers Discover Most Distant Known Galaxy

Kamuela, Hawaii — University of Texas at Austin astronomer Steven Finkelstein has led a team that has discovered and measured the distance to the most distant galaxy ever found, using the W. M.... Read more »

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Hubble and Keck Unveil a Deep Sea of Small and Faint Early Galaxies

Mauna Kea, HI – A team of scientists led by astronomers at the University of California, Riverside has used NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and the W. M. Keck Observatory to uncover the... Read more »

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Astronomy Talk: First Light in the Universe, The End of the Cosmic Dark Ages Dr. Michael Bolte

This Cosmic Video was produced from the June 19, 2014 Astronomy Talk given at Kahilu Theatre. The original description is below:In the first several hundred million... Read more »

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SCIENCE NEWS! Scientists at Keck Measure Farthest Galaxy Ever! bit.ly/1zxsZA2 pic.twitter.com/wvbTTwSh66
Tonight observers from UH/KECK and UCB/KECK will use OSIRIS-LGS and NIRC2-NGS/NIRC2-LGS/NIRC2-NGS. Sun set 06:57:00pm rise 05:40:00am
.@ACKstronomy Great shot, thanks for sharing. Looking forward to your new book on Maunakea! twitter.com/ACKstronomy/st…
HIRESR and NIRSPEC are the instruments tonight. Observers are from CIT and CIT. Sun set 06:56:00pm rise 05:41:00am
Tonight's schedule is MOSFIRE on Keck 1 and NIRSPEC on Keck 2 for our lucky observers from UCLA and CIT. Sun set 06:56:00pm rise 05:42:00am