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Old September 1st, 2008, 08:56 PM
Leo Lakio Leo Lakio is offline
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Default Re: Thirty Meter Telescope Proposal For Mauna Kea

Originally Posted by AlohaKine View Post
An economic loss for America and a windfall for Chile.
More of these arrays are being constructed in South America in the past decade anyway, as it's easier to find enough land at higher, drier elevations. I would also point out that there's less air pollution in these Andean areas than in the U.S. - but please don't think that has anything to do with your pet-peeve smoking bans, AK.
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