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Extragalactic stellar astronomy. The Universe is. beautiful. Somb 1. The Universe is. mysterious. PN. The Universe is. dangerous. The Universe is. dangerous. What can we do?. Edge on. Trust the IfA !!!. Somb2. The key is. knowledge !!. Somb2. IfA astronomer at work.

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Extragalactic stellar astronomy

The Universe is

beautiful


Somb 1

The Universe is

mysterious


PN

The Universe is

dangerous


The Universe is

dangerous


What can we do?

Edge on

Trust the IfA !!!


Somb2

The key is

knowledge !!


Somb2

IfA astronomer

at work


Munich solar eclipse, 1999


Haleakala Observatory


Haleakala


Solar Outbursts seen from Haleakala


Advanced Technology

Solar Telescope (ATST)

(Haleakala)

$160 million project

largest solar telescope

of the world

ATST

National Solar Observatories will relocate

(100 scientists and engineers) to Hawaii


Mauna Kea


View MK  Haleakala


Asteroid!

Asteroid!


Hawaiian Island Chain

PanSTARRS

Mauna Kea, Hawaii

~2008

PanSTARRS-1

Haleakala, Maui

1 Jan 2006

PanSTARRS HQ

Institute for Astronomy

Honolulu, HI


Pan- STARRS

IfA telescope system to detect all

Killer Asteroids

threatening to hit the Earth

Pan-STARRS – the Movie


View MK  Haleakala


the world’s largest telescope - TMT

30 m mirror diameter

Projected costs $ 1 billion !


TMT Design


TMT's

Domain

Connecting the First Nanoseconds to the Origin of Life


Exploring the process of planet formation

Artist conception of a proto-planetary disk

with young planets and asteroids


Exploring other solar systems

Artist conception of planetary system orbiting around 55 Cancri

using results of radial velocity Keck observations


Extragalactic stellar astronomy

The Universe is

beautiful


Somb 1

The Universe is

mysterious


PN

The Universe is

dangerous


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