CubeSat Design Challenge for Hawaiʻi Students Awarded $450K

CubeSat Design Challenge for Hawaiʻi Students Awarded $450K

Above: CubeSats are a class of nanosatellites that use a standardized size and form factor. They were developed as a cost-effective platform for education and space exploration. Credit: NASA The Hawaiʻi Space Flight Laboratory (HSFL) has received a $450,000 grant for...
4th Annual EMER-GEN Program Returns in September

4th Annual EMER-GEN Program Returns in September

The 4th annual EMER-GEN program for young professionals and students interested in space careers will return to Maui during Sept. 12 to 14. EMER-GEN is a joint initiative of the AMOS Conference (happening Sept. 14 to 17) and the Space Generation Advisory Council...
Applications open for 7th annual STARS program

Applications open for 7th annual STARS program

Above: A student programs her smart robot during a workshop at the 2019 STARS program. PISCES is resuming its STARS (STEM Aerospace Research Scholars) program this year after canceling last summer due to the pandemic. Applications for the 2021 program are now open and...
WiSE Talks Highlight Leading Women in Space Exploration

WiSE Talks Highlight Leading Women in Space Exploration

When eight of the world’s best and brightest women working in space exploration come together, magic happens. The first Women in Space Exploration (WiSE) Talks series hosted by PISCES featured a full week of virtual presentations covering our solar system, robotic...
UH Focuses on Developing Next-Gen Aerospace Engineers

UH Focuses on Developing Next-Gen Aerospace Engineers

(L-R) UH Mānoa engineering students Adam James Macalalag, Eric Takahashi, Efren Enriquez and Matthew Nakamura hold a rocket they built and launched as part of the Spaceport America Cup competition in 2019. Credit: UH By: Dr. Brennon Morioka, Dean of UH Mānoa College...
WiSE Talks Highlight Leading Women in Space Exploration

Registration now Open for WiSE Talks Virtual Series

The public is invited to participate in a free virtual event highlighting women who work on the cutting edge of space exploration. The Women in Space Exploration (WiSE) Talks series, organized by PISCES in partnership with Microsoft and Hawaii Science and Technology...