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WAYFINDING TALK: “He Lani Ko Luna, A Sky Above - In losing the sight of land, you discover the stars”

  • ʻImiloa Astronomy Center 600 Imiloa Place Hilo, HI, 96720 United States (map)

Kālepa Baybayan, Navigator-in-Residence at ‘Imiloa, will present on traditional pacific deep-sea voyaging and oceanic wayfinding, the indigenous system of orientation and navigation at sea. The talk will cover the recently completed Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage, the epic around-the-world journey of the double-hulled sailing canoe, Hokule'a, which traveled 42,000 nautical miles over 3 years and trained a new generation of navigators.

Earlier Event: September 20
MAUNAKEA SKIES Astronomy Talk Series - CFHT
Later Event: October 5