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Comment: Cuts to UK astronomy (Score 3, Insightful) 149

by Saboo (#30868150) Attached to: Space Photos Taken From Shed Stun Astronomers
The UK Science and Technologies Facilities Council is busily slashing funding to much of UK astronomy. I guess this article is great for the powers that be to point out the UK doesn't need to spend money to e.g. stay as a partner in the Gemini Observatory when they can get results comparable to Hubble for 20 grand!

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