South Pole Telescope: Christmas Edition (Webcast)
Date: December 29, 2006
Running Time: 00:37:45
|Windows Media 256K|
Find out what Christmas is like at the South Pole and learn about the Race Around the World. As the new telescope reaches completion, the scientists discuss the placing of the reflector and the installation of the new receiver (expected to arrive at the Pole in just a few days).
This series of webcasts highlights scientific projects near the North and South Poles. Included are presentations that focus on global warming, the construction of the huge South Pole Telescope, and Ice Cube, an under-ice telescope that searches for neutrinos.
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