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Exploring the Heavens From Antarctica's Highest Point

Exploring the Heavens From Antarctica's Highest Point

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, February 6, 2008 (ENS) – A team of scientists representing six international institutions has established a unique robotic astronomical observatory at Dome Argus on the highest point of the Antarctic Plateau. Two weeks after arriving January 11 at “Dome A” for only the second time in history, the expedition team led by…