NASA Runs Out of Cash For Mauna Kea Outrigger Telescope

NASA has cancelled funding plans for the controversial Outrigger telescope on top of Mauna Kea.

Native groups had opposed the telescopes as encroaching on public space. Nearly $20 million has already been spent on the telescopes.A Gentle Rain of Starlight: The Story of Astronomy on Mauna Kea

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NASA budget cut imperils Mauna Kea project
February 10, 2006
Honolulu Advertiser

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