Institute for Astronomy Open House

Activities, talks, displays, and demonstrations for all ages. Celebrating 50 years of discovery with the UH88" telescope!

Institute for Astronomy Open House2020-03-10T08:14:12-10:00

Hōkū & Hops

Stargaze with friends at Hōkū & Hops — a 21+ event held in the J. Watumull Planetarium. Arrive from 6:30–7:45 pm for pau hana, featuring local craft brews and select wines, before the Planetarium show at 8 pm, then gather in the observatory from 9–10 pm to experience the night sky for yourself!

Hōkū & Hops2020-02-22T21:52:31-10:00

Love in the Cosmos

We celebrate humanity's love affair with the cosmos from ancient times to today as we fly through through the universe in 3D.

Love in the Cosmos2020-02-10T12:03:56-10:00

Honolulu Science Cafe: Mining Asteroids

Dr. Robert Jedicke's current research interests include studying the properties of interstellar objects and developing spacecraft concepts to identify asteroids that can be profitably mined.

Honolulu Science Cafe: Mining Asteroids2019-12-31T07:49:29-10:00

Public Stargazing Party

Join professional and amateur astronomers attending the 235th American Astronomical Society Meeting for an incredible evening viewing the night sky. Public Stargazing Party at Ala Moana Beach Park at Magic Island.

Public Stargazing Party2019-12-23T08:08:41-10:00

Physics of Pō

Join us for a special evening presentation by Larry Kimura, Associate Professor, Hawaiian Language & Hawaiian Studies and Doug Simons, Executive Director, Canada-France-Hawaiʻi Telescope on studies done on the first 11 lines of the Kumulipo, incorporating astronomy theories on the origins of the Universe.

Physics of Pō2019-12-10T13:13:06-10:00

235th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society

The Super Bowl of Astronomy will soon touch down in Honolulu. Gathering with the AAS this winter, as usual, are its are its Historical Astronomy Division (HAD) and High Energy Astrophysics Division (HEAD).

235th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society2019-11-30T16:53:46-10:00
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