Thirty Meter Telescope

Japan Suspends its Funding for the 30-Meter Telescope

Japan has suspended its funding contribution to the controversial Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) in Hawaii. An international consortium is behind…

8 months ago

How the Next Generation of Ground-Based Super-Telescopes will Directly Observe Exoplanets

According to a new study by an international team of scientists, astronomers will be able to directly observe exoplanets using…

2 years ago

Rise of the Super Telescopes: Why We Build Them

The Super Telescopes are set to advance our understanding of the Universe, and it can all be traced back to…

3 years ago

Rise of the Super Telescopes: The Thirty Meter Telescope

Super Telescopes are designed around enormous primary mirrors to gather light from the most distant objects. The Thirty Meter Telescope…

4 years ago

New Poll Shows 2-1 Margin Of Support From Hawaiians For Thirty Meter Telescope

A new poll has shown that opposition to the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope - which was originally scheduled…

4 years ago