Astronomy Cast Ep. 530: Modern Astronomy In South America

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Streamed live on May 3, 2019.

South America, especially the Atacama Desert in Chile has become one of the best places in the world to put a telescope. It's dry, high, and the nights are clear. Today we'll talk about the monster telescopes already in operation in this region and the big ones coming soon.

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