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Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy

http://www.vista.ac.uk/

Consortium, science committee, project office, and downloads.

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University of Wyoming Infrared Observatory

http://physics.uwyo.edu/~chip/wiro/

The WIRO 2.3-meter telescope is located near the summit of Jelm Mt. Includes information on its optical design, structure, the dome enclosure and observing.

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Tenagra Observatories

http://www.tenagraobservatories.com/

Operations, commercial time, facilities and equipment information, sites, discoveries, articles, and links.

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Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy

http://www.sofia.usra.edu/

News and updates, education and public outreach, research information, and galleries.

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Steward Observatory

http://www.as.arizona.edu/

Equipment information, projects, calendar, talks, news, and links.

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Spitzer Space Telescope

http://www.spitzer.caltech.edu/

General information, articles, downloads, equipment information, news, and links.

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Sloan Digital Sky Survey

http://www.sdss.org/

A dedicated 2.5 meter telescope which uses sensitive electronic light detectors to systematically map a quarter of the sky, building a catalog of celestial objects, galaxies, and quasars. Data links, questions and answers, image gallery, project tour, news, archive, publications, and links.

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National Optical Astronomy Observatory

http://www.noao.edu/

Information, news, resources, outreach programs, gallery, observing information, software, and newsletter and reports.

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Mount Wilson Observatory

http://www.mtwilson.edu/

Projects, outreach and education, history, FAQ, news, and links.

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Mount Laguna Observatory

http://mintaka.sdsu.edu/

Facilities, equipment and instrumentation information, virtual tour, site map, CCD camera laboratory and production, and resources.

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Lowell Observatory

http://www.lowell.edu/

Research, education and outreach, mission, star tales, and links.

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Large Sky Area Multi-Object Fiber Spectroscopic Telescope

http://www.lamost.org/

Information, news, events and technical reports, documents, gallery, and links.

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Kitt Peak National Observatory

http://www.noao.edu/kpno/

General information, image gallery, facility schedule, documentation, observation information, documentation, and electronic forms and tools.

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Keck Interferometer

http://planetquest.jpl.nasa.gov/Keck/keck_index.cfm

A ground-based component of NASA's Origins Program that addresses fundamental questions about the formation of galaxies, stars, and planetary systems, the prevalence of planetary systems around other stars, and the formation of life on Earth.

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InfraRed Telescope Facility

http://irtfweb.ifa.hawaii.edu/

General information, observing information, instrumentation, facility systems, photo gallery, news, and links.

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Carnegie Observatories

http://obs.carnegiescience.edu/

Information for observers, calendar, publications and libraries, seminars and conferences, fellowship program, and links.

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Cambridge Optical Aperture Synthesis Telescope

http://www.mrao.cam.ac.uk/telescopes/coast/

A multi-element optical interferometer with baselines of up to 100 meters, designed to observe stars with angular resolution as high as one thousandth of one arcsecond.

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Berkeley Automated Imaging Telescopes

http://astron.berkeley.edu/~bait/

Information for the Leuschner Berkeley and the Katzman automatic imaging equipment.

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Apache Point Observatory

http://www.apo.nmsu.edu/

Consists of 3.5 meter, 2.5 meter, and 1.0 meter with projects, schedules, observing aids, and information for each.

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