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ESO eso1312: ALMA Inauguration Heralds New Era of Discovery — Revolutionary telescope will enable unprecedented views of the cosmos . Today, in a remote part of the Chilean Andes, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), was inaugurated at an official ceremony. This event marks the completion of all the major systems of the giant telescope and the formal transition from ...

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13 March 2013

Today, in a remote part of the Chilean Andes, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), was inaugurated at an official ceremony. This event marks the completion of all the major systems of the giant telescope and the formal transition from a construction project to a fully fledged observatory. ALMA is a partnership between Europe, North America and East Asia in cooperation with the Republic of Chile.

The release, images and videos are available on:
http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1312/

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The ESO Education and Public Outreach Department
13 March 2013




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