Construction begins on the Giant Magellan Telescope
And what do astronomers hope to see? Among other things, GMTO Corp. says the telescope it's building will provide better pictures of extrasolar planets that could prove Earth-like, along with insights on dark matter and the origin of galaxies.
March 27, 2012 11:28 AM PDT
Photo by: Giant Magellan Telescope - GMTO Corporation
| Caption by: James Martin
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