Giant Magellan Telescope grants $ 17.5 million to test advanced optics

Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) is just a good part of the change to help develop and test advanced technologies that will give the future observatory such a sharp vision.

The US National Science Foundation (NSF) has given a grant of $ 17.5 million to GMTO Corporation, which is developing GMT and will operate a larger scope in getting up and running once Chili andes At the end of 2020.