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Stakes are sky-high for contentious telescope project

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STAR-ADVERTISER / 2015

Since 2015 Native Hawaiian “protectors” have been campaigning and holding demonstrations against the TMT project. Above, DLNR police hold a conference on the slope of Mauna Kea as TMT vehicles turn around.

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RENDERING COURTESY NATIONAL ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATORY OF JAPAN

Parts of the TMT are being manufactured by the project’s partners. They include astronomy institutions in Canada, India, China and Japan.