Partnering with AAO for Live from Gemini

On Tuesday, December 9th, the Australian Astronomical Observatory (AAO) and Gemini North hosted a Live from Gemini video event live from the Hilo Base Facility (HBF) control room.

Peter Michaud (left) and Andre-Nicholas Chene facilitating Live from Gemini in the Hilo Base Facility control room.

Peter Michaud (left) and Andre-Nicholas Chene facilitating Live from Gemini in the Hilo Base Facility control room.

Gemini’s Public Information and Outreach Manager Peter Michaud and Assistant Scientist Andre-Nicholas Chene along with International Telescopes Support Office (ITSO) Information and Support Officer Elaina Hyde (in Australia), facilitated the session yesterday, where they explained how astronomers take observations at Gemini Observatory, discussed the results of AAO’s Cosmic Poll, and answered questions submitted to AAO’s social medial channels.

The session is available below and on the AAO Youtube page.