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Whole Earth Telescope

(WET)
(international initiative to gather variable star lightcurves)

The Whole Earth Telescope (WBT) is an effort begun in 1986 to gather light curves of variable stars using observations over much of the world so as to collect continuous coverage.


(survey,variable,stars)
Further reading:
http://wet.physics.iastate.edu/
http://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1993BaltA...2..371N/abstract
http://www.physics.udel.edu/gp/darc/wet/

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