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Scientists are speaking out against the ‘violence’ required to build this new telescope
Mauna Kea's newest observatory continues to fuel protests.
There’s a viable alternative to building a giant telescope on sacred Hawaiian land
The latest news on Mauna Kea.
How a ‘Farm Boy’ Found Pluto 85 Years Ago
Popular Science goes way back
Found: The Furthest Galaxy From Earth
A long time ago, this galaxy formed far, far away
Astronomers Capture Beautiful Image Of Distant Planets Forming
A glimpse into the birth of solar systems
Top 5 Star Gazing Apps For International Astronomy Day
Calling all astronomers, stargazers, and Neil deGrasse Tysons!
The Sharpest Photos Of Space Ever
With a new camera system, astronomers are seeing the universe in super high-resolution.
Herschel Space Telescope Out Of Helium Coolant, Offline Now For Good
It'll spend the rest of its life orbiting the sun.
Building a Massive Neutrino Hunter Beneath the Mediterranean
The second-biggest structure in human history will seek to answer deep cosmic mysteries
The Very Large Array Wants You To Rename It
New Mexico’s Very Large Array, a giant radio telescope observatory which took a PopSci largeness prize recently, is named in … Continued