Telescope Construction On Hold As Protesters Block Site

Jun 25, 2015

Credit Molly Solomon
An artist's rendering of the Thirty Meter Telescope
Credit Thirty Meter Telescope Corp.

Protests have once again delayed construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope atop Mauna Kea. Building was slated to resume Wednesday, but a clash between law enforcement and protesters blocking the road, prevented construction crews from reaching the site. HPR’s Molly Solomon has more.