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  1. #1 Rattling off loads of pics=Best ground scope images. 
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    According to a joint effort between Cambridge and Caltech. The problems of atmosphere with ground based telescopes seems to have been further brushed aside with the amazingly simple idea of rattling off many many images in quick succession, then selecting the best and combining:

    http://www.ast.cam.ac.uk/news/luckyimaging.html

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases...0904082539.htm

    (....Both links say roughly the same, so no need to read both.)


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    Remarkable cheap compared to the alternatives. With budget cuts delaying the new generation of space telescopes I thought this quite an interesting prospect. Hmm


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