October 5 - 11, 2015 Stargazer: Mauna Kea Summit Researchers Study Distant Cosmic Birth

Oct 5, 2015

In addition to looking for planets, we hear about a Mauna Kea summit discovery of cosmic birth taking place thirteen-hundred light years from Earth as HPR All Things Considered host Dave Lawrence with Christopher Phillips from the Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee for this week’s Stargazer.          

The fireworks display accompanying the birth of new stars, as discovered by Gemini
Credit Gemini Observatory/AURA/B. Reipurth, C. Aspin, T. Rector

Learn more about this recent discovery at the Mauna Kea summit.