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Pan-STARRS in the Media


Print Media

Honolulu Star Advertiser, February 25 2011
-Maui Telescope spots 19 near-Earth asteroids

Maui Weekly, February 24 2011
-Maui Finds its Place in Space

Hawaii News Now, February 21, 2011
-Killer Asteroids

ABC network, Australia June 2010
-Interview with Nick Kaiser

Macleans, Canada June 25 2009
-Look Out Below! A new telescope system will keep watch for killer asteroids from space.

Maui News September 1 2008
- Impact Objects, and Is there another "big one" out there?

Optics News: October 2007
-Gigapixel Camera searches the skies

Honolulu Star-Bulletin September 22 2007
-Maui Telescope sharpens eye on universe
also here and here

BBC March 13 2007
- Firm's lens eyes killer asteroids

Honolulu Advertiser: January 26 2007
- No Plan, No Scopes
   seee also Honolulu Star Bulletin

Honolulu Star Bulletin: January 24 2007
- Ex-UH scientist has plan to avert asteroid catastrophe
   see also Xinhua (China) and CBC (Canada)

Honolulu Star Bulletin: January 11 2007
- Asteroid Tracker Due for Isles
   see also Honolulu Advertiser and Maui News

The JHU Gazette: October 16 2006
- JHU Joins Consortium for Powerful New Telescope

The Northern Echo: October 10 2006
- Prepare to meteor maker

Maui News: October 9 2006
- Cosmologists of world want Pan-STARRS

BBC News: October 9 2006
- UK to join 'killer' asteroid hunt

Honolulu Star Bulletin October 8 2006
- Maui telescope draws star partners

Honolulu Advertiser: Odtober 4 2006
- Astronomers sign up for Haleakala project

Sky and Telescope: September 2006
- The times they are a changin'

Honolulu Advertiser: August 18 2006
-Combing the cosmos for killers

MSNBC August: 17 2006
-Task force to monitor asteroid threats

The Independent: 20 July 2006
- Asteroid impacts: can we keep Armageddon at bay?

The Register: 28 June, 2006
-Killer asteroid hunter takes first snaps

New Scientist: June 27, 2006
- New telescope will hunt dangerous asteroids

de Volkskrant: June 24, 2006
- Op wacht tegen armageddon

Honolulu Advertiser: March 24 2006
- New class of comets could the source of Earth's water

Honolulu Star Bulletin: February 8 2006
- UH-Hilo joins asteroid hunt
   see also West Hawaii Today

The Oklahoman: January 3 2006
- New telescope will search for threats to life on Earth

New Scientist: December 23, 2005
- NASA to hunt smaller Earth-threatening asteroids

MSNBC: December 21 2005
- Telescope system to scan for asteroid threats
      see also Space-com

Honolulu Advertiser: November 5 2005
- Telescope will seek harmful asteroids

Nature: June 23 2005
- Dynamic Universe
Article by Freeman Dyson about Fritz Zwicky which links Pan-STARRS to Zwicky's pioneering work on sky surveys.

Honolulu Advertiser - June 20, 2004
- Maui telescope work to start

Honolulu Star Bulletin - April 25, 2004
- Coming soon: Asteroid hunters

The IfA Press release announcing Pan-STARRS - Oct. 8, 2002  

Hilo Tribune-Herald - Oct. 8, 2002
- New telescope to scan for asteroids

Honolulu Star Bulletin - Oct. 9, 2002
- UH enlisted to spot `killer asteroids'

Honolulu Advertiser - Oct. 9, 2002
- UH scopes to search for 'killer' asteroids

Honolulu Advertiser - Oct. 10, 2002
- UH astronomy can blow away asteroids

Honolulu Advertiser - Oct. 10, 2002
- Dick Adair's editorial cartoon

Honolulu Advertiser - Oct . 25, 2002
- Letter to the Editor

Web Reports

BBC News: October 9 2006
- UK to join 'killer' asteroid hunt

Photonics.com - Mar 15 2006
- Barr Filters used in Pan-STARRS

U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Science Report: - Oct. 3, 2002
- The Threat of Near-Earth Asteroids

Space Ref -  Oct. 8, 2002
- Astronomers to Develop New Telescopes for "Killer Asteroid"

Space.com - Oct. 9, 2002
- Risk of Small Asteroid Strikes Lowered

Space News (Russian) Oct. 10, 2002

 



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