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Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
2014-08-10 02:05:44

Construction of the highly anticipated Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) can begin now that the National Science Foundation (NSF) has finalized funding.

2014-06-19 08:20:46

Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Will Create First Motion Picture of Our Universe BOULDER, Colo., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.

Liverpool Telescope Successor In The Works
2013-07-02 04:32:37

The scientific community is designing a successor to the 2-meter Liverpool Telescope (LT) located on La Palma.

2013-03-18 20:49:50

AURA announced today that Dr. Steven M. Kahn will assume the role of Director of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) Project effective July 1, 2013.

Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Advanced By National Science Foundation
2012-07-19 11:47:37

With approval from the National Science Board, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Director will advance the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) to the final design stage.

3.4 Billion Pixel Telescope Plans Move One Step Further
2012-04-26 13:11:13

The U.S. Department of Energy has given the go ahead for a proposed 3.4 billion pixel Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) to move on to the next step of development.

Galaxy Could Be Teeming With 'Nomad Planets'
2012-02-24 09:17:30

Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology (KIPAC) suggest in a new study that the heavens could be teeming with “nomad planets,” wandering through space instead of orbiting around host stars.

Mirror Casting Event For Giant Magellan Telescope
2012-01-10 07:35:43

On January 14, 2012, the second 8.4-meter (27.6 ft) diameter mirror for the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) will be cast inside a rotating furnace at the University of Arizona’s Steward Observatory Mirror Lab (SOML) underneath the campus football stadium.

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2011-01-06 14:49:30

Is the expansion of the universe accelerating for some unknown reason?

2010-04-17 12:17:22

A free application using data from the UA's Catalina Sky Survey reveals a night sky that is surprisingly busy.


Word of the Day
chickabiddy
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.
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