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Mauna Kea

OHA Trustee Calls for Moratorium on Mauna Kea Telescope KITV

OHA Trustee Calls for Moratorium on Mauna Kea Telescope

Meanwhile, a longtime Hawaiian activist says his goal is to get "all of these observatories off the mountain."
Why Everyone Should Support the Telescope Construction Blockade Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Why Everyone Should Support the Telescope Construction Blockade

The project is proceeding on faulty legal grounds, compelling concerned citizens to take the law into their own hands.
Mauna Kea Telescope Protesters Arrested KITV

Mauna Kea Telescope Protesters Arrested

The action was taken to enable "legal access" to the Hawaii Island project site, says official.
Peter Apo: Mauna Kea Under Siege Courtesy TMT International Observatory

Peter Apo: Mauna Kea Under Siege

The Thirty Meter Telescope project is at a flash point. So how does one bridge the apex when science slams head on into culture?
Mauna Kea Protesters Block Telescope Construction University of Hawaii

Mauna Kea Protesters Block Telescope Construction

The $1.4 billion project is called a desecration of the mountain, which is considered sacred by some.
Big Island Student Covers Telescope Controversy PBS Hawaii

Big Island Student Covers Telescope Controversy

The story, to air on PBS Hawaii, explores the clash between "modern science and ancient tradition."
Osorio Stresses Unity Of Cultures At Conservation Conference Franz Schmutzer

Osorio Stresses Unity Of Cultures At Conservation Conference

The keynote speaker says when it comes to finding solutions to Hawaii's environmental problems, collaboration is key.
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