Plans for an enormous telescope, equipped with a 3.2 billion-pixel camera, are ready for detailed designs, its creators announced on April 24. When completed, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) will take photos of every inch of visible night sky...
Efforts are already underway to ensure that the data the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope collects will be ready to be mined for scientific gold. On the first night the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope points its 8.4-meter mirror towa... Read Post
Construction on the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), a 3.2 billion-pixel camera which will capture the widest, fastest and deepest view of the night sky ever observed, could begin in 2014. Read Post