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Judge Slaps Hawaii Over Mauna Kea Telescopes

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Science  18 Aug 2006:
Vol. 313, Issue 5789, pp. 900
DOI: 10.1126/science.313.5789.900a

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A Hawaiian state judge has told astronomers that future telescopes atop Mauna Kea need to fit into a comprehensive management plan for preserving the special environmental and cultural features of the mountain's summit. (Read more.)