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SuperBIT Telescope Could Outperform Hubble

SuperBIT Telescope Is Balloon-Lofted Telescope That Could Outperform Hubble

Helium-balloon SuperBIT Telescope is one of the showstopping new technologies the project incorporates. The balloon is the size of a football stadium, with a volume of 695,830 cubic yards (532,000 cubic meters). The Superpressure Balloon-borne Imaging Telescope (SuperBIT Telescope) was announced on Tuesday (July 20) by the Royal Astronomical Society (RAS). Its creators include researchers …

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