Big Astronomy Weighs the Big Canaries for the Big TMT. Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack.
03-25-2016 (Photo: And the Canary Islands are fortunate indeed – blessed with a near perfect climate and magnificent landscapes which make them a magnet for millions of 21st century foreign 'invaders' each year.) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Big Astronomy Weighs the Big Canaries for the Big TMT. Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack. "TMT leadership looks at alternatives to Hawaii Though they have refused to comment publicly, the Facebook page for the Thirty Meter Telescope on Monday showed the telescope’s management visiting the Canary Islands, a potential alternative site to Hawaii. "Their Facebook post serves two purposes. It shows that they mean business when they say they must start considering abandoning Hawaii. It also might force the Hawaiian state government to stop dragging its feet in the permitting process that protesters have forced TMT to go through, a second time..." http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/hunting-alternate-site-tmt-mum-after-board-members-visit-canary-islands http://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/tmt-leadership-looks-at-alternatives-to-hawaii/