Huge telescope set to scour skies

One of the world’s largest optical telescopes is set to peer into space for the first time. Installed on a 2,400m-high (7,900ft) peak on the Canary Island of La Palma, the huge telescope consists of a mirror measuring 10.4m (34.1ft) in diameter.

read more | digg story

Advertisements

%d bloggers like this: