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South Pole Telescope

Snapshot: South Pole Tel...

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Jeremy  Johnson
by Jeremy Johnson on Aug 16, 2009
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This is SPT, the tallest structure at the South Pole

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    Katy Jensen Katy Jensen (August 25, 2009, 07:40AM )

    The South Pole Telescope (SPT) is a 10 meter diameter telescope used to study "anisotropies" in the cosmic microwave background. The project is a collaboration between the U of Chicago, UC Berkley, Case Western Reserve University, U of Illinois, and Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, and is primarily funded through NSF's Office of Polar Programs (OPP).

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