Thirty Meter Telescope

Astronomy's next generation observatory.

Recent News

Statement from TMT Regarding Recent Board Meeting

02.11.2016

The TMT International Observatory Board of Governors met last week to discuss the future of TMT on Maunakea. To follow is a statement from Henry Yang, Chair of the TMT International Observatory Board: more »

Hawaii News Now Commentary: Local Connection

02.9.2016

"It has been nearly three months since the state Supreme Court halted construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea and then ruled the permit invalid. more »

2016 TMT Science Forum

02.9.2016

The annual TMT Science Forum gathers members of the international astronomical community to meet, collaborate, and plan for future TMT science programs. It is the premier opportunity to learn about the status of the observatory, its instrumentation and adaptive optics systems, and to join in shaping TMT's future. more »

TMT Science Advisory Committee meeting

02.3.2016

Nearly 50 participants of TMT’s Science Ad more »

Akamai Workforce Initiative has opened the application process for its 2016 Akamai summer internship program

01.29.2016

Akamai Workforce Initiative has opened the application process for its 2016 Akamai summer internship program. Program dates are set from June 12-August 12, starting with a 4-day Preparatory Course and culminating in the final Symposia. more »

TMT Background - Get the Facts

04.13.2015

TMT has launched an informational microsite. The website provides additional background on the project, gives answers to the most frequently asked questions, and provides a listing of some balanced news stories. The site can be accessed at: www.MaunakeaandTMT.org. more »