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Powerful Telescope Array Will Study The Stars

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October 9, 2000
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Astronomers dedicated a new observatory in California that will enable scientists to observe the details of stars with unprecedented clarity. Built by Georgia State University with support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Center for High Angular Resolution Astronomy (CHARA) consists of six telescopes on Mt. Wilson, outside of Los Angeles.

October 4, 2000 -- Astronomers dedicated a new observatory in California today that will enable scientists to observe the details of stars with unprecedented clarity. Built by Georgia State University with support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Center for High Angular Resolution Astronomy (CHARA) consists of six telescopes on Mt. Wilson, outside of Los Angeles.


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