Major new investment accelerates construction of the Giant Magellan Telescope

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 05:11:47 GMT
Space Daily

Pasadena CA (SPX) Aug 03, 2022 The Giant Magellan Telescope, the most powerful telescope ever...

Pasadena CA (SPX) Aug 03, 2022 The Giant Magellan Telescope, the most powerful telescope ever engineered using the world's largest mirrors, today announced it has secured a $205 million investment from its international consortium to accelerate construction. This investment marks one of the largest funding rounds for the telescope since its founding and includes leading commitments from the Carnegie Institution for Science, H