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LLNL’s newest telescope is like a 30-pound shoebox that monitors turbulence in space

Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have designed and built a telescope that, as of March 14, is out of this world. The Stellar Occultation Hypertemporal Imaging Payload (SOHIP) is a telescope using LLNL patented optics technology on a gimbal to observe and measure atmospheric gravity waves and turbulence. The device was sent aboard a […]