Video: Should the Thirty Meter Telescope Be Built? | Watch Insights on PBS Hawaii Online | PBS Video

Should the Thirty Meter Telescope Be Built?

Aired: 04/30/2015 56:48 Rating: NR
Construction of a Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea has been brought to a temporary halt as protests over building the 18-story high telescope stretch across the globe. Plans to build the $1.4 billion telescope have been seven years in the making, but opposition only gained momentum recently amid growing concern over further astronomy-related development on land Native Hawaiians consider sacred.

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