Stargazer November 14 - 20, 2016: New Technology at Mauna Kea Summit

Nov 14, 2016

Credit courtesy of Shawn A. Laatsch

This week on Stargazer, we hear about some planets to try and spot in our dark island skies and learn about a new piece of technology up at the Mauna Kea summit, as HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips.

The new tool at the Subaru Telescope, CHARIS (Coronagraphic High Angular Resolution Imaging Spectrograph)
Credit CHARIS/Princeton Team and NAOJ
The Subaru Telescope
Credit NAOJ