Reply to post: Re: Far Side of the Moon

Musk loves his Starlink sat constellation – but astroboffins are less than dazzled by them

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Re: Far Side of the Moon

6. Lack of beaches.

Most ground based telescopes have moved to remote islands apparently to reduce light polution, or at least that's what astronomers will tell you, but I've always assumed it was so they got paid to go on jaunts to places like Hawaii and the Canary Islands.

They're certainly always the most well-tanned people in a physics department.

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