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Fraser
2009-Feb-08, 02:30 AM
* Astronomy*organizations in the United States, Australia and Korea have signed on to build*the largest ground-based telescope in the world unless another team gets there first. The Giant Magellan Telescope, or GMT, will have the resolving power of a single 24.5-meter (80-foot) primary mirror, which will*make it*three times more powerful than any of the Earth's [...]

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