Are future TMT discoveries worth the battle?

//Are future TMT discoveries worth the battle?

“As telescopes grow larger and astronomers peer deeper into space, the question continues to loom — are the discoveries of the future worth the battles here and now? Experts in the astronomy community say that’s tough to answer, but point out that the discoveries of the past have proven the value in studying the skies.”

“To me and to my kupuna, . . . we follow the saying that ‘we back into our future by looking to our past,’ “ Imai-Hong said. “So to me, TMT is very much our way to be at the forefront of technology as we have been and as our ancestors have been.”

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