Why You’re Mauna Kea Too

Photo courtesy of Krystal Meisel

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know about the proposed Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) that is set to commence its construction on July 15th, 2019. It’s been 10 years in the making and with the backing by Governor David Ige, the plans are finally ready to begin construction.

Nestled at 33,803 ft. the “White Mountain” is the tallest in the world sitting 13,803 ft. above sea level, most of the mountain being…