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  1. Akamai 2017

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    This summer, Keck Observatory hosted four college interns from the Akamai Workforce Initiative. Among them was Varrick Suezaki of Hawaii Island who worked with Keck Observatory Astronomer Josh Walawender…

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    • About Us: W. M. Keck Observatory

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      W. M. Keck Observatory: Home of the most scientifically productive telescopes on Earth

    • Astronomy Talk: Geological Activity in the Solar System: New Discoveries and Unsolved Mysteries

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      W. M. Keck Observatory presents a public talk with guest speaker Katherine De Kleer of UC Berkeley. JAN 5, 2017.

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      • Astronomy Talk: Fingerprints of the First Stars: Searching for Population III with W. M. Keck Observatory

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        Our current story for the origin of the heavy elements has at its core a recycling program on the grandest of scales. Using Keck, we have traced atoms as they flow from the intergalactic medium into…

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        • Time Lapse: Keck Cosmic Web Imager (KCWI) Arrives in Hawaii

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          On January 20, 2017, the Caltech-built KCWI arrived in Hilo, Hawaii and was transported to the summit of Maunakea where it reached its final destination - Keck II, one of the twin 10-meter Keck Observatory…

        • Astronomy Talk: Focusing the Distant Universe with Gravitational Lensing, Tucker Jones, UC Davis

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          Observing distant objects allows us to peer back in time to early stages of the universe, across the most active period of galaxy growth when most stars were born. While galaxies are challenging to…

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          • Astronomy Talk (SHORT): The Remaining 95 Percent - Insights From Gravitational Lensing

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            In our standard model of cosmology, only five percent of the mass-energy budget of the Universe is accounted for by particles that have been detected in Earth-based laboratories. The remaining 95…

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            • Astronomy Talk: The Remaining 95 Percent - Insights From Gravitational Lensing

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              In our standard model of cosmology, only five percent of the mass-energy budget of the Universe is accounted for by particles that have been detected in Earth-based laboratories. The remaining 95…

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              • K2-33b Animation-720p

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              • Young Exoplanet Comp-720p

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              • The 2015-16 El Niño: Wind on the Water and the Weather on Mauna Kea

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                In 2015, the global wind machine fired up record numbers of powerful hurricanes in the central Pacific, with several making close passes to the Island of Hawaii. Is it possible that the Island of…

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                • Astronomy Talk: Life in the Universe - The Science of Astrobiology

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                  Is life common in the universe, or rare? Humans have pondered this question for millennia. Today we are privileged to be able to bring the tools of modern science to answer questions that were…

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