ESO’s New Adaptive Optics Makes Ground Telescopes Ignore the Earth’s Atmosphere

‘Shake shake shake, shake shake shake, shake your mirror, shake your mirror’ (apologies to KC & the Sunshine Band)

Using advanced adaptive optics, the ESO’s Very Large Telescope was able to capture pictures of Neptune, star clusters and other objects with even greater clarity than Hubble

Source: This is a Photo of Neptune, From the Ground! ESO’s New Adaptive Optics Makes Ground Telescopes Ignore the Earth’s Atmosphere – Universe Today

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