Release Images

Release No.: 2016-28
For Release: Monday, December 12, 2016 - 11:00am

Antarctic Site Promises to Open a New Window on the Cosmos

Equipment deployed at Dome A in Antartica

Equipment deployed at Dome A in Antartica, a site as high as Maunakea and 10 times drier, showed that it would be an ideal location for astronomy at terahertz radio frequencies.

Xue-Fei Gong/Purple Mountain Observatory