New Mexico’s Sunspot Solar Observatory Closes Under Unusual Circumstances

New Mexico’s Sunspot Solar Observatory Closes Under Unusual Circumstances

The Sunspot Solar Observatory in New Mexico was evacuated and closed on September 6, and no one knows why. It’s been over a week now, and details have not been forthcoming. According to an initial report by the Alamogordo Daily News, officials stated the observatory was shut down due to a “security issue,” with the …