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25 September 2013

A new instrument called ArTeMiS has been successfully installed on APEX — the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment. APEX is a 12-metre diameter telescope located high in the Atacama Desert, which operates at millimetre and submillimetre wavelengths — between infrared light and radio waves in the electromagnetic spectrum — providing a valuable tool for astronomers to peer further into the Universe. The new camera has already delivered a spectacularly detailed view of the Cat’s Paw Nebula.

The release, images and videos are available on:
http://www.eso.org/public/unitedkingdom/news/eso1341/

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Space Scoop - the children's version of this release is available at: http://www.eso.org/public/unitedkingdom/news/eso1341/kids/

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The ESO Education and Public Outreach Department
25 September 2013




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