This is the final video in the “Mauna Kea Heavens” series. I spent the last six years doing my PhD in astronomy in Hawaii, and I’ve finally graduated and moved away. This video documents the beautiful landscapes and nighttime operations at one of the best sites for astronomy in the world. Mauna Kea is 13,700 […]
Mauna Kea is known as the tallest mountain on earth and one of the toughest climbs in the world of cycling. With its 4,205m of altitude gain in one continuous climb of nearly 70km it would scare even the best climbers on the world tour. Used to fighting for the World Champion Ironman crown during […]
Over a thousand years ago, Polynesians followed the stars in the Mauna Kea sky on their path to Hawaii. Those stars are now of interest to astronomers, who believe the mountain’s summit is the perfect spot to build a giant, cutting-edge telescope. But native Hawaiians view that peak as a sacred space. Science correspondent Miles […]
Okay, so we all know that Mount Everest is Earth’s highest mountain, measuring at a staggering 8,848 metres (29,029 ft) above sea level. However, if you measure from base to peak, it is Hawaii’s Mauna Kea that is the world’s tallest mountain! ▬ READ MORE ▬ Mauna Kea: summiting the world’s tallest mountain ★★ SUBSCRIBE […]
On our trip to Hawaii we decided to check out the summit of Mauna Kea 13,800. If there is anyone going to the big is land I would recommend going up there.
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