Star wars gives a clear view of the sky

Gavaghan, Helen
April 1991
New Scientist;4/20/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1765, p23
Reports on benefits of military technology, announced by the Strategic Defense Initiative Office (SDIO), on astronomy in the United States. Capabilities of ground-based optical telescopes equipped with the SDI technology; Development of the technology as part of the SDI project on imaging techniques known as adaptive optics; Development of the SDI technology to control laser beams traveling up through the atmosphere.


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