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Move Over Hubble…There’s a New Kid in Town

Posted by ebowen On February - 9 - 2009

Check this story out over at the BBC online. It seems that the European Space Agency has built an enormous (3.5m) ceramic mirror called the Herschel, after 18th Century astronomer William Herschel who discovered infrared.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7864087.stm

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