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Construction starts on the world's largest optical telescope - Engadget;

Construction starts on the world's largest optical telescope - Engadget

EngadgetConstruction starts on the world's largest optical telescopeEngadgetAfter several years of planning and no shortage of financial anxiety, construction has officially started on the Extremely Large Telescope. Contractors are now building the main structure and dome of the Chile-based observer ahead of its initial ...and more »

Construction of the world's largest telescope begins in Chile - Pulse Headlines;

Construction of the world's largest telescope begins in Chile - Pulse Headlines

Pulse HeadlinesConstruction of the world's largest telescope begins in ChilePulse HeadlinesThe construction of the European Southern Observatory's Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) has begun in the Chilean desert, on the top of the Cerro Armazones. Once it is finished, it would become the world's largest optical/infrared telescope able to take ...and more »

European Extremely Large Telescope: Could World's Largest Telescope Help In Search For Alien Life? - The Inquisitr;

European Extremely Large Telescope: Could World's Largest Telescope Help In Search For Alien Life? - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrEuropean Extremely Large Telescope: Could World's Largest Telescope Help In Search For Alien Life?The InquisitrOnce construction is completed on the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT), it should more than live up to its name. But the telescope promises to offer much more than just size, as it has the potential to go above and beyond what the Hubble ...and more »

World's largest telescope being built in Chilean desert - Market Business News;

World's largest telescope being built in Chilean desert - Market Business News

Market Business NewsWorld's largest telescope being built in Chilean desertMarket Business NewsThe world's largest optical/infrared telescope – the European Southern Observatory's Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) – is being built in the Chilean desert. Construction on the giant telescope, which will be about five times bigger than the biggest ...and more »

Human Milestone! Construction Begins on the Enormous 'Extremely Large Telescope' --

Human Milestone! Construction Begins on the Enormous 'Extremely Large Telescope' --"Will Make Discoveries We ... - The Daily Galaxy (blog)

The Daily Galaxy (blog)Human Milestone! Construction Begins on the Enormous 'Extremely Large Telescope' --"Will Make Discoveries We ...The Daily Galaxy (blog)Scientists are a step closer to understanding the inner-workings of the universe following the laying of the first stone, and construction starting on the world's largest optical and infrared telescope. With a main mirror 39 meters in diameter, the ...and more »

Construction of world's largest telescope, dubbed E-ELT, starts in Chile - Blasting News;

Construction of world's largest telescope, dubbed E-ELT, starts in Chile - Blasting News

Blasting NewsConstruction of world's largest telescope, dubbed E-ELT, starts in ChileBlasting NewsConstruction of European Extremely Large Telescope (#E-ELT), the world's largest optical and infrared telescope, has finally started in Chile. On Friday, Michelle Bachelet, the President of Chile, inaugurated the construction work of this telescope ...and more »

Construction begins on world's largest telescope in Chilean desert - AOL;

Construction begins on world's largest telescope in Chilean desert - AOL

AOLConstruction begins on world's largest telescope in Chilean desertAOLATACAMA DESERT, Chile (Reuters) - Construction began in Chile on Friday on the European Extremely Large Telescope, which when completed will be the world's largest optical telescope, some five times larger than the top observing instruments in use ...and more »

Building work starts on world's largest telescope - CBBC Newsround;

Building work starts on world's largest telescope - CBBC Newsround

CBBC NewsroundBuilding work starts on world's largest telescopeCBBC NewsroundBuilding work has started on the European Extremely Large Telescope - the largest telescope in the world! It's not in Europe though - instead it's being built on top of a mountain in the Atacama desert in Chile, South America. That's because the dry ...and more »

World's Largest Optical Telescope in Making at Chile - Microfinance Monitor;

World's Largest Optical Telescope in Making at Chile - Microfinance Monitor

Microfinance MonitorWorld's Largest Optical Telescope in Making at ChileMicrofinance MonitorThe world's largest optical telescope, the European Extremely Large Telescope (EELT), is being built in Chile which is emerging as the future capital of space monitoring infrastructure. The E-ELT will be the largest optical/near-infrared telescope in ...and more »

European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT): Construction of the world's largest optical telescope starts in Chile - DoonWire (blog);

European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT): Construction of the world's largest optical telescope starts in Chile - DoonWire (blog)

DoonWire (blog)European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT): Construction of the world's largest optical telescope starts in ChileDoonWire (blog)On Friday, Michelle Bachelet, the President of Chile, inaugurated the construction of the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT), the world's largest optical telescope that will be located on mountain in the middle of the Atacama desert and will ...and more »

Construction begins on European Extremely Large Telescope in Chilean desert - domain-B;

Construction begins on European Extremely Large Telescope in Chilean desert - domain-B

domain-BConstruction begins on European Extremely Large Telescope in Chilean desertdomain-BConstruction work on the European Extremely Large Telescope, in Chile got underway yesterday. On completion, the telescope will be the world's largest optical telescope, about five times larger than the top observatory instruments in use today.and more »

Super telescope to explore the unknown - Innovators Magazine;

Super telescope to explore the unknown - Innovators Magazine

Innovators MagazineSuper telescope to explore the unknownInnovators MagazineThis artist's rendering shows the Extremely Large Telescope in operation on Cerro Armazones in northern Chile. The telescope is shown using lasers to create artificial stars high in the atmosphere. The first stone ceremony for the telescope was ...and more »

Scientists Inching Closer Toward Construction Of World's First Super Telescope - Tech Times;

Scientists Inching Closer Toward Construction Of World's First Super Telescope - Tech Times

Tech TimesScientists Inching Closer Toward Construction Of World's First Super TelescopeTech TimesThe ESO and researchers from Oxford University laid down the first stone for the Extremely Large Telescope's construction. The completed ELT will sport a main mirror measuring 128 feet in diameter. ( European Extremely Large Telescope ). The first ...and more »

Began construction of the largest telescope in the world - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release);

Began construction of the largest telescope in the world - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)Began construction of the largest telescope in the worldwww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)The area of the dome exceeds the size of a football field. The start of the construction given by the President of Chile Michel Bachelet. The purpose of the telescope EELT will be the study of planets outside the Solar system. See also: The world ...and more »

Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile inaugurates construction of the largest telescope in the world - Tech2 (blog);

Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile inaugurates construction of the largest telescope in the world - Tech2 (blog)

Tech2 (blog)Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile inaugurates construction of the largest telescope in the worldTech2 (blog)Chilean President Michelle Bachelet inaugurated the construction of the world's largest optical and infrared telescope, to be located at the Paranal Observatory in the Antofagasta region. “Here in the Atacama Desert, one of the most symbolic places of ...and more »

World's largest telescope in Chile desert will trounce Hubble with 16 times sharper images - International Business Times, India Edition;

World's largest telescope in Chile desert will trounce Hubble with 16 times sharper images - International Business Times, India Edition

International Business Times, India EditionWorld's largest telescope in Chile desert will trounce Hubble with 16 times sharper imagesInternational Business Times, India EditionOnce the construction is over, the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) will become the world's largest optical telescope, and will be operational in 2024. no photo · Kukil Bora. May 27, 2017 10:16 IST. World's largest telescope. Construction on ...and more »

World's largest telescope sets sights on 2024 unveiling - Deutsche Welle;

World's largest telescope sets sights on 2024 unveiling - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleWorld's largest telescope sets sights on 2024 unveilingDeutsche WelleConstruction has started in Chile on the world's largest optical telescope. From 2024, the European Southern Observatory involving 16 nations should have the best lens yet to find habitable extraterrestrial planets. Chile Extremely Large Telescope (ELT ...and more »