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Press Coverage

Thirty Meter Telescope hearing tonight, tomorrow on Big Island
December 2nd, 2010
Big Island Video News
Language: English

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources will hold public hearings tonight at the county council room in Hilo and tomorrow at the Natural Energy Lab in Kona, on a conservation district...

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TMT hearings slated in Hilo, Kona
December 1st, 2010
Hawaii 24/7
Language: English

The state of Hawaii has scheduled two public hearings in December to gather input on the proposed Thirty Meter Telescope.

A video interview with Jerry Nelson: giant telescope design
October 7th, 2010
SPIE
Language: English

The segmented-mirror telescope pioneer talks about the challenges and innovations of designing the Keck and Thirty Meter Telescope mirrors.

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Proponent Push TMT Benefits
September 15th, 2010
West Hawaii Today
Language: English

The scientists and backers of the Thirty Meter Telescope want the Big Island community working at, and benefiting from, the planned astronomy study site, a representative said Tuesday.

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TMT Gets by Hurdle
September 2nd, 2010
Hawaii Tribune Herald
Language: English

The Application to build a Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea is a good one, the Mauna Kea Management Board decided Wednesday at the University of Hawaii at Hilo campus.

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Northern California Scientists Helping Lead Project To Build World's Biggest Telescope
July 19th, 2010
Quest: KQED
Language: English

Scientists from the University of California are working with a team of international researchers on one of the most high-profile science projects of this decade: an effort to construct the largest...

UH Board of Regents approves Thirty Meter Telescope Project on Mauna Kea
June 29th, 2010
UH Press Release
Language: English

At a special meeting held today, the University of Hawai‘i Board of Regents (BOR) voted to approve the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) Project on Mauna Kea with the recommended conditions of the Mauna...

University of Hawaii Approves Giant Telescope
June 29th, 2010
The Huffington Post
Language: English

The University of Hawaii Board of Regents unanimously approved a plan Monday to build the world's largest telescope at Mauna Kea's summit.

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Hawaii Governor Ends China Mission with TMT Talk
June 16th, 2010
Big Island Video News
Language: English

Governor Linda Lingle continued to market Hawai‘i in Beijing while meeting with executives of the Tian Wei Group to discuss future collaboration in clean and renewable energy development. Governor...

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Out of this World
May 21st, 2010
Inside Pennsylvania
Language: English

Charles Blue has gone far since graduating from Shikellamy High School in 1983. But the assignment the former Sunbury resident is immersed in these days is out of this world.