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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
Extragalactic stellar astronomy

The Universe is

beautiful


Somb 1
Somb 1

The Universe is

mysterious


PN

The Universe is

dangerous


The Universe is

dangerous


Edge on

What can we do?

Edge on

Trust the IfA !!!


Somb2
Somb2

The key is

knowledge !!


Somb21
Somb2

IfA astronomer

at work






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



View mk haleakala
View MK  Haleakala


Asteroid
Asteroid!

Asteroid!


Hawaiian island chain
Hawaiian Island Chain

PanSTARRS

Mauna Kea, Hawaii

~2008

PanSTARRS-1

Haleakala, Maui

1 Jan 2006

PanSTARRS HQ

Institute for Astronomy

Honolulu, HI


Pan starrs the movie

Pan- STARRS

IfA telescope system to detect all

Killer Asteroids

threatening to hit the Earth

Pan-STARRS – the Movie


View mk haleakala1
View MK  Haleakala


the world’s largest telescope - TMT

30 m mirror diameter

Projected costs $ 1 billion !



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
Exploring other solar systems

Artist conception of planetary system orbiting around 55 Cancri

using results of radial velocity Keck observations


Extragalactic stellar astronomy1
Extragalactic stellar astronomy

The Universe is

beautiful


Somb 11
Somb 1

The Universe is

mysterious


PN

The Universe is

dangerous


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