TITLE

Star wars gives a clear view of the sky

AUTHOR(S)
Gavaghan, Helen
PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/20/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1765, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
10491040

 

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