Massive Camera Sharpens Our View of the Universe : Big Pic Gallery : Discovery News

12 12 2009

December 11, 2009 — A brand new telescope called the Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy VISTA has started observing the cosmos with astonishing results. Located at the ESO’s Paranal Observatory, Chile, VISTA has become the world’s largest telescope dedicated to mapping the southern hemisphere’s sky in visible and infrared wavelengths.

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