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The World's first global telescope network at your fingertips

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  29 June 2011

Edward L. Gomez
Affiliation:
Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope, Inc., 6740 Cortona Dr, Suite 102, Goleta, CA 93117, USA email: egomez@lcogt.net School of Physics and Astronomy, Cardiff University, The Parade, Cardiff, UK, CF24 3AA email: haley.gomez@astro.cf.ac.uk
Haley L. Gomez
Affiliation:
School of Physics and Astronomy, Cardiff University, The Parade, Cardiff, UK, CF24 3AA email: haley.gomez@astro.cf.ac.uk
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Abstract

We discuss the creation of the World's largest homogeneous telescope network. We summarize both the scientific and education programmes, and outline why this organization provides unique opportunities for anyone interested in astronomy, whether they are professionals or amateurs, experienced or novice.

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Copyright © International Astronomical Union 2011

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