May 16 - 22, 2016 Stargazer: Comet Observation on the Mauna Kea Summit

May 16, 2016

Credit courtesy of Shawn A. Laatsch

This week on Stargazer we’ve got an observation in the news from folks atop the Mauna Kea summit at one of the powerful observatories, plus we hear what to look for in our dark island skies, as HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips.

Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko as seen from Subaru Telescope and their tool the Hyper Suprime-Cam.
Credit Subaru Telescope