POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 24, 2014
~~<p>Mauna Kea is the world's window to the universe.</p>
Mauna Kea is the world's window to the universe.
The mountain on the island of Hawaii is an unparalleled place for astronomy, home to 13 observatories employing scientists from 11 countries. Mauna Kea also is a sacred place in Native Hawaiian culture, inspiring activists to try to protect the mountain from what they consider degradation. Login for more...