Recently history was made with a groundbreaking image of a black hole; for this week’s Stargazer, HPR’s Dave Lawrence and Christopher Phillips discuss a new local discovery relating to another black hole.
Scientists are celebrating a milestone today. Astronomers have captured the first ever image of a black hole. The image was produced by a network of telescopes around the world, including two on Hawaiʻi’s own Mauna Kea.
This week on Stargazer, HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips about research into a massive black hole at the center of the galaxy, and being done at the Mauna Kea summit, too.
The planets Venus, Jupiter and Saturn are all visible this week, and we return to the Mauna Kea summit for a collaborative discovery relating to a black hole as HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips from the Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee for this week’s Stargazer.