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TMT supporters rally at Hawai‘i Convention Center

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Supporters of the Thirty Meter Telescope held signs and flags outside of the Hawai‘i Convention Center on Sunday. The group greeted participants who were attending the 235th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, which is being held through Wednesday. Samuel Wilder King II, center, executive director of the organization Imua TMT, spoke to an attendee outside the center.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Supporters of the Thirty Meter Telescope held signs and flags outside of the Hawai‘i Convention Center on Sunday. The group greeted participants who were attending the 235th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, which is being held through Wednesday. Samuel Wilder King II, center, executive director of the organization Imua TMT, spoke to an attendee outside the center.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Pictured holding a supportive sign at the Hawai‘i Convention Center is Mike DeWeert.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Pictured holding a supportive sign at the Hawai‘i Convention Center is Mike DeWeert.

An event described as the Super Bowl of astronomy kicks off Saturday in Honolulu as thousands of scientists descend on the Hawai‘i Convention Center. Read more

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