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June 19, 2019

LLNL Role Astronomers Will Undertake ‘Greatest Survey’ of Skies

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Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 am

Astronomy is on the brink of opening an “unprecedented window on the universe,” generating so much information about the ever-changing night skies that scientists will be challenged to handle the intense stream of information being collected.

The telescope that will generate the information, called the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, is now being assembled on Cerro Pachon, a 8,800-foot mountain ridge in Chile.

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