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The next generation of adaptive optics has arrived at the Large Binocular Telescope in Arizona, providing astronomers with a new level of image sharpness never before seen.
The Large Binocular Telescope (LBT) partners in the United States, Italy and Germany announced today that they achieved â€œfirst lightâ€ on Oct. 12, 2005. These exceptional images were obtained with one of the telescopeâ€™s two primary mirrors in place and are being released today on the World Wide Web, http://www.lbto.org.
- Having no light.
- Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.