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Land For Thirty Meter Telescope Finally Okayed By Hawaii

04/14/2013, The Hawaiian Board of Land and Natural Resources announced on Thursday that it had granted a land permit for Thirty Meter Telescope, which is a next generation observatory being built close to the summit of Mauna Kea. With the grant of this Conservation...

E-ELT is world’s largest telescope

06/12/2012, Europe’s economy might be in the shambles at the moment, but that does not mean they do not have the future in mind. In fact, 15 European countries have come together to form a coalition with plans to construct what is deemed to be the biggest...

Stanford is building the “world’s largest” digital camera

11/11/2011, A team at the Stanford University are working on what they are calling the world’s largest digital camera, which was designed to be used to capture images of faint astronomical objects. The camera is being built for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope...

AstroClip lets your iPhone photograph the cosmos

07/22/2011, We know that the iPhone 4 is one heck of a popular camera. People pull it out of their pockets to snap photographs all the time but this usually happens in social events and random situations. But what if you wanted to use your iPhone 4 to take...

Digital Eyepiece For Your Telescope

04/22/2010, Peering through the eyepiece of your telescope might make you feel like an adventurer, but in the digital age, what’s an adventure without some tech, right? Chinavasion’s Digital Eyepiece for Telescope can be hooked up to the eyepiece of most...