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Astronomers Invent New Telescope By Tying Telephoto Lenses Together

Astronomers Invent New Telescope By Tying Telephoto Lenses Together

A team of Yale astronomers got a little crafty recently. In an attempt to see parts of space that their big fancy telescopes weren’t showing them, they tied eight telephoto lenses together to create their own little homemade array. And then, thanks to their new invention, they quickly discovered seven…

Yale University Digitising Artefacts, For Free And Open Access

All sorts of rare and unusual artefacts in Yale’s collection are being photographed/digitised for the web, so everyone around the world can check out a handwritten Mozart sonata or William Blake watercolour, even if they don’t actually attend Yale.