The Universe Tonight

May 1, 2010 6:00pm
'Imiloa Astronomy Center, Christopher and Kala

Hawaiian Celestial Navigation

By Christopher and Kala of the Imiloa Astronomy Center

Talk Topic

Imiloa Astronomy Center educates people in both modern astronomy and Hawaiian culture.  

Although seemingly very different, these disciplines find common ground in the study of the stars.  

Hawaiians used the stars and other factors to navigate thousands of miles across open ocean.  

Come learn how!

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