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DLNR issued notice to proceed on Thirty Meter Telescope yesterday
June 21st, 2019

HONOLULU (KHON2) - According to Governor Ige, the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) yesterday issued a notice to the University of Hawaii at Hilo to proceed, begin construction on the...

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CILAS to make adaptive optics mirrors for giant Hawaii telescope
June 20th, 2019
Optics.org
Language: English

TMT featured in the business news of optics.org, the leading online resource for professionals working and using photonics based technologies. Optics.org delivers daily coverage of the optics &...

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TMT’s Workforce Pipeline Program prepares Hawaii’s youth for higher paying jobs
June 14th, 2019
Hawaii News Now
Language: English

Segment with Dale Olive of Waiakea High School talking about TMT's workforce pipeline program and how it is developing our workforce for the 21st century economy. The Workforce Pipeline Program...

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Astronomy and culture align with the Thirty Meter Telescope
June 12th, 2019
HI Now
Language: English

Segment on Kalepa Baybayan, a native Hawaiian and a science literacy advocate. He is a strong supporter of astronomy because of the cross-pollination of new ideas that lead to technology that will...

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TMT’s THINK Fund invests in education for Hawaii Island students
June 11th, 2019
HI Now
Language: English

Segment on The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) support of a number of educational initiatives to help prepare Hawaii Island students for science and technology careers. Through the THINK Fund (The...

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Victoria team creating key component of world's biggest telescope
May 29th, 2019
CTV Vancouver Island
Language: English

TMT was featured in CTV, a division of Bell Media, Canada’s premier multimedia company.

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TMT Hoping to add to new discoveries made atop Maunakea
May 15th, 2019
HI Now
Language: English

Segment on Dr. Heather Kaluna, assistant professor of astronomy at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, talking about the big science coming out of Maunakea and how TMT will enable future discoveries.

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Reaching for the Stars: Astronomy’s Lifting Impact on Hawaii
May 9th, 2019
Hawaii Business Magazine
Language: English

For more than five decades, astronomy has enriched young minds, fortified the local workforce and pumped millions of dollars into the economy. Going forward, the industry could be pivotal in...

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Catch the science bug at India’s first global expo at Nehru Centre
May 9th, 2019
The Times of India
Language: English

MUMBAI: India’s role in international scientific circles came into focus on Wednesday when a global mega science exhibition, Vigyan Samagam—Pushing the Frontiers of Science, opened at Nehru Science...

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A look at TMT’s potential economic impact on Hawaii’s Island economy
May 8th, 2019
HI Now
Language: English

Segment on how astronomy has helped the Big Island's economy, especially with recovery after natural disasters.

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