apr 042012
 
Global observatory sees first light

Expanding network of telescopes will give a seamless view of the changing sky. At 1-metre across, the telescopes of Las Cumbres Observatory in Goleta, California, will be small fry. But they will soon be stitched into a global network that will provide researchers with around-the-clock coverage of quickly changing objects such as extrasolar planets, asteroids [continue reading]