Astronomers Prepare To Fight NASA’s WFIRST Cancellation

Artist's concept of WFIRST.
Credit: NASA
As astronomers inch closer to discovering the mysteries of dark matter and hidden planets, they are incensed to learn that the Trump administration is moving to cancel the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST), seen as one of the most important efforts in the U.S. to answer those questions...

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