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California Extremely Large Telescope

(CELT)
(concept for an extremely large telescope)

The California Extremely Large Telescope (CELT) was the name used for an early effort toward developing an extremely large telescope. The initiative eventually was combined with the Giant Segmented Mirror Telescope and VLOT (Very Large Telescope) efforts to form the Thirty Meter Telescope initiative.


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Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Extremely_Large_Telescope

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