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Short List of Inteferometric Telescopes

October 14, 2021 — Thomas Leavitt

A space-based interferometric telescope (see linked PDF for an intro to the concept from the ESO) array is a very logical (and cool) application of our technology, and offeres compelling advantages over ground based telescopes from a technical, operational, and political perspective (given the growing opposition of indigenous communities to further expansion of facilities located on sacred ground).

Tags: astronomy, telesopes, interferometry, science, applications