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Neighbours of El Roque de los Muchachos: Galileo National Telescope (TNG)

The Telescopio Nazionale Galileo is the most important installation of the Italian astronomical community, installed in 1998, belongs to the...
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Neighbours of El Roque de los Muchachos: Dutch Open Telescope (DOT)

The Dutch Open Telescope also called DOT, for its acronym in English, received its first light in 1997 and is...
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Neighbours of El Roque de los Muchachos: Nordic Optical Telescope (NOT)

Opened in 1989 and located in the highest part of the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, the Nordic Optical Telescope...
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Neighbours of El Roque de los Muchachos: William Herschel Telescope (WHT)

Opened in 1987, the William Herschel Telescope (WHT) is one of the most productive telescopes of this type in the...
The project

MEET THE PARTNERS OF TMT 4/4

In this last post about the partners of the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) International Observatory project we presented The Association...
The project

MEET THE PARTNERS OF TMT 3/4

In previous post we learned  a little more about 4 of the 8 partners of the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT)...
The project

MEET THE PARTNETS OF TMT 2/4

  The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) International Observatory has 8 partners, in the previous post we already talked about the...
The project

MEET THE PARTNERS OF TMT 1/4

The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) International Observatory, (TIO) is a non-profit organization, created in May 2014 to carry out the...
News

U.S. national observatory and two extremely large telescope projects team up to enhance U.S. scientific leadership in astronomy and astrophysics

A new research frontier in astronomy and astrophysics will open in the mid-2020s with the advent of ground-based extremely large...