TMT • May 20th, 2013
TMT, in partnership Akamai Workforce Initiative (AWI) and Hawaii Community College, encourages high school students to sign up for this summer's Akamai Observatory Career...
Herschel • May 7th, 2013
The supermassive black hole at the core of our Milky Way galaxy is gobbling up hot gas, according to a new study from the Herschel space observatory.
Herschel • April 29th, 2013
Herschel has produced an intricate view of the remains of a star that died in a stellar explosion a millennium ago. It has provided further proof that the interstellar dust...
Herschel • April 23rd, 2013
Astronomers trace water in Jupiter's intermediate atmospheric layer back to the famous Shoemaker-Levy 9 comet impact of 19 years ago.
Kepler • April 18th, 2013
NASA's Kepler mission has discovered two new planetary systems that include three super-Earth-size planets in the "habitable zone," the range of distance from a star where the...
Herschel • April 17th, 2013
Busy-bee galaxy seen churning out stars when our universe was just a baby.
NEOCam • April 15th, 2013
An infrared sensor that could improve NASA's future detecting and tracking of asteroids and comets has passed a critical design test.
Planck • April 15th, 2013
Planck's all sky maps showing the oldest light in our universe, as well as the calculated distribution of mass of the universe, are now available in a format suitable for use in...
TMT • April 13th, 2013
Friday marked another important step forward for the future of astronomical discovery and economic opportunity on Hawaii Island. The Hawaiian Board of Land and Natural Resources...