Seeing the Heavens in Hi-Def : Is the Hubble Being Rendered Obsolete?

Can a $20,000 camera coupled to a 60-year-old telescope shoot sharper images than the $1.5 billion Hubble Space Telescope? Absolutely, say astronomers from the University of Cambridge and the California Institute of Technology. To prove their point they suggest looking at the top of the Mount Palomar Observatory near San Diego.

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