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Tenerife Experiment

(1980s-1990s survey of CMB anisotropies)

The Tenerife Experiment (named for the Canary Island where it was located, Tenerife) was a astronomical survey of CMB anisotropies conducted with a purpose-built telescope located at Teide Observatory. It operated from 1984 through 2000.


(survey,telescope,CMB,cosmology,ground,past,Canary Islands)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tenerife_experiment

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