Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)


Subject:
Astronomy , Observatories

Description:
This site provides background and updates on the construction of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), which "will provide time-lapse digital imaging of faint astronomical objects across the entire sky." Features details about the telescope (to be located in northern Chile) and areas planned for study by the telescope (such as dark energy and near-Earth objects), photos, material for scientists, and more. LSST is "a collaboration of a number of national labs and organizations."

Publisher:
LSST Corporation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.lsst.org


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