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...(other than some weather changing effects)...
Originally posted by an0maly33
what effects were there? i'm honestly curious.
On 25 January, the UK's Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) withdrew from the Gemini observatory in an effort to plug an £80 million budget gap. Astronomers from the UK are now almost blind to the sky above the northern hemisphere. "Gemini is one of the most visible signs of the problem that UK physics is facing," says Jim Wild at the University of Lancaster.